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

Nadjie after completing the RideTheNight cycle

My experience has spurred me on to help others

Cycling through treatment, Nadjie found the strength to keep going. Now she's riding the Pink Ribbon Tour to support others affected by breast cancer.

Personal story | 31 March 2017

Two concerned women with breast cancer

Availability of breast cancer drugs – sign our petition

We are very worried that upcoming government changes to the way drugs are made available on the NHS in England may reduce access to new treatments for people with primary and secondary breast cancer.

Breast Cancer Care | 24 March 2017

Paul at a Pink Ribbonwalk, holding a pink ribbon

Memories, celebration and pink tutus: Why I walk for women with breast cancer

Paul Stone is a true Pink Ribbonwalk veteran, having taking part every year for the past 10 years (often in a pink tutu). He shares his reason for walking.

Personal story | 24 March 2017

nurse showing patient printed information

Helping breast care nurses to explain the complexities of breast cancer treatment

Our Head of Publishing Julia Bell introduces a new resource that could help people to understand the treatments they might be offered.

Breast Cancer Care | 23 March 2017

A photo of Emma and Molly

I want my daughter to remember me for being adventurous

After being diagnosed with secondary (metastatic) breast cancer, which is incurable, Emma is focused on living life to the fullest and creating memories with her daughter.

Personal story | 9 March 2017

Catherine training in the boxing ring

Boxing has pushed me to achieve more than I thought I was ever capable of

After having cancer twice, Catherine decided to seize the day and take on boxing for Breast Cancer Care.

Personal story | 8 March 2017

World Book Day recommendations when you're going through breast cancer

Top 10 books to read when you're going through breast cancer

This World Book Day we asked people affected by breast cancer what books they read during and after treatment. Here are their top 10 recommendations.

Breast Cancer Care | 2 March 2017

It’s normal to notice breast changes after pregnancy

I found a lump while breastfeeding my baby. What should I do?

It’s normal to notice changes to your breasts during and after pregnancy. But it’s still important to be breast aware at this time.

Breast Cancer Care | 23 February 2017

Alison stood on the peak of Ben Nevis

Secondary breast cancer didn’t stop me climbing Ben Nevis

Three years after she was diagnosed with secondary breast cancer, Alison Metcalfe completed a challenge that only recently she would have found impossible.

Personal story | 16 February 2017

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