Breast cancer treatment wish list

‘What can I do to help?’ How to support someone through treatment

It can be hard to know how to help someone who has been diagnosed with breast cancer. Bex, who recently started treatment, gives us her tips.

Personal story | 11 December 2017

Campaigning in Westminster for better care

Lives are being cut short due to funding

Eleanor, who has incurable, secondary (metastatic) breast cancer, addressed MPs about providing better care for people living with the disease.

Personal story | 9 November 2017

Sue and her daughters

I didn't want my family to take care of me

After Sue's treatment ended, she found there was little support in her area, and used blogs about others’ experiences to help her family understand how she felt.

Personal story | 6 November 2017

Liz's mastectomy tattoo design

Why I chose to get a mastectomy tattoo

Liz and her tattoo artist give their tips on finding the right design and studio for mastectomy tattoos.

Personal story | 2 November 2017

Mastectomy tattoo artist

Eight inspiring mastectomy tattoos

For some women, tattoos over their mastectomy, surgery or breast reconstruction scars can help them move forward after breast cancer. 

Breast Cancer Care | 31 October 2017

Breast cancer genetic risk

Breast cancer news round-up: depression, tamoxifen and soya

A round-up of the latest news about breast cancer research, treatments and side effects.

Breast Cancer Care | 27 October 2017

Moving Forward after breast cancer

The history of the pink ribbon

25 years ago, Evelyn H. Lauder launched the first pink ribbon campaign. We look at how care has evolved to help like Penny move forward after breast cancer.

Breast Cancer Care | 26 October 2017

Chemotherapy chair for breast cancer

Dear Cancer: I am no longer afraid

'Three years ago today you made a shocking appearance in my life. I can't pretend that you are going to like what I have to say, but I have to get it off my chest.'

Personal story | 23 October 2017

10 tips for living well after breast cancer treatment

10 tips for living well after breast cancer treatment

It can be hard adapting to life after breast cancer. Here are 10 tips to help you when treatment comes to an end.   

Breast Cancer Care | 18 October 2017

Supporting someone with secondary breast cancer

How to support someone with secondary breast cancer

Kate, who has incurable, secondary breast cancer, and her friend David tell us how their friendship helps them through difficult times.

Personal story | 16 October 2017

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