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

Monica with her mother in law

During treatment, Monica chose to have acupuncture as a complementary therapy. She explains what acupuncture involves and how it helped her.

Personal story | 26 February 2019

Clinical Nurse Specialist Rachel Rawson

We speak to Clinical Nurse Specialist, Rachel Rawson, about weight gain as well as anxiety around diet and recurrence.

Personal story | 21 February 2019

Deborah was diagnosed last year

Deborah was diagnosed with breast cancer in January last year. One year on, she is taking part in a Pink Ribbon Walk.

Personal story | 18 February 2019

Ann has Palmar Plantar

When Ann developed Palmar-plantar syndrome, she couldn’t find any support.

Personal story | 15 February 2019

Rebecca and her niece

We speak to Rebecca about speaking to children, friends, family and strangers about a secondary breast cancer diagnosis. 

Personal story | 14 February 2019

A couple being intimate together

It's normal to worry about being intimate after breast cancer. Dr Joy Hall answers your questions about sex and intimacy.

Breast Cancer Care | 14 February 2019

Jo after her hair loss

Jo was devastated when she found out chemotherapy meant that she would lose her hair. She shares her tips on managing hair loss.

Personal story | 13 February 2019

Emma after her treatment

One year on from her diagnosis, Emma writes about how far she has come, and what she has learnt from her experience.

Personal story | 11 February 2019

Vitamin D helps support bones

Vitamin D is important for good bone health, but it can be difficult to get enough during the winter. We look at the top ways for getting enough vitamin D after a diagnosis.

Breast Cancer Care | 7 February 2019