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

breast checklist

Checking your breasts is important because although survival rates for breast cancer are improving the number of people being diagnosed is going up.

Breast Cancer Care | 29 April 2014

Our long-running one-to-one peer support service is being relaunched under the name Someone Like Me.

Every year we put hundreds of people in touch with one of our trained volunteers for emotional and practical support. Time after time the feedback shows how much people get from the chance to talk to someone who understands how they are feeling because they've been through it too.

Breast Cancer Care | 16 April 2014

Woman using iPad

If you or someone you love needs support during the long Easter weekend our online Forum is always open.

Breast Cancer Care | 15 April 2014


The European Breast Cancer Conference brought together experts in the field of breast cancer to present new data and new ways of thinking about risk factors treatment and treatment side effects.

Breast Cancer Care | 9 April 2014

Information booklets

Breast cancer in men is rare. About 400 men are diagnosed each year in the UK compared to nearly 55000 women.

Breast Cancer Care | 4 April 2014

Every year just over 5000 women under the age of 45 are diagnosed with breast cancer.

To help support them we've worked with more than 200 younger women and breast cancer specialists to develop a set of the Standards of care for younger women with breast cancer.

Breast Cancer Care | 1 April 2014

Woman reading Breast Cancer Care's Vita magazine

Issue 19 of Vita magazine is hot off the press and will be on subscribers' doormats in the next few days.

Breast Cancer Care | 1 April 2014

Emma Burns is a Breast Cancer Care Trustee

Breast Cancer Care has appointed a new Chair Cardiff-based employment lawyer Emma Burns who takes up the post this week.

Breast Cancer Care | 27 March 2014

When we announced the winners of our 2013 Nursing Network Awards we said we’d post more details of the winning projects. 

Breast Cancer Care | 27 March 2014