A woman wearing sun screen

You may be concerned about the effects of hot weather during and after breast cancer treatment. Our nurse, Rachel, suggests ways to look after your skin and stay comfortable in the heat this summer.

Breast Cancer Care | 2 May 2019


After her diagnosis, Adeline found confidence again as a model in The Scotland Show. She explains how giving back makes her feel she can make a difference.

Personal story | 7 June 2019

Christine modelling at the London Show

Christine, from Wales, describes why volunteering means so much to her. 

Personal story | 5 June 2019

Juliet in her Breast Cancer Care t-shirt

This Volunteers’ Week, Juliet looks at how volunteering helped her in her recovery to grow as a person, and why she wants to give back. 

Personal story | 3 June 2019

Mel and her husband

Mel found support through our Forum during her treatment.

Personal story | 30 May 2019

Patricia shaved her head before chemotherapy

Patricia’s long, red hair was a huge part of her identity. She shares some tips for managing your hair as it regrows. 

Personal story | 29 May 2019


After treatment finished, Rosemarie struggled to return to her normal life. She shares how the Black Women Rising project helped her appreciate where she is now.

Personal story | 23 May 2019


Turning one year older made Yvonne reflect on her diagnosis. She talks about her reflections, how far she's come, and using her birthday to give back.

Personal story | 22 May 2019


Georgie was unprepared for how she would feel after her mastectomy. She shares how she has been learning to accept the changes to her body.

Personal story | 20 May 2019

Lucie at her wedding

Lucie was diagnosed with secondary breast cancer in 2016. She shares her difficulties in navigating her cancer between her ‘two worlds’.

Personal story | 16 May 2019