Ann gives eight tips that she would have told herself when she was first diagnosed and terrified of what the future might bring.

Personal story | 23 October 2018

Janet and her daughter

Janet was diagnosed with breast cancer last year. She talks about her ongoing treatment, and how her friends and family keeping her busy has helped her cope.

Personal story | 21 October 2018


After one and a half years living with secondary breast cancer, Charlie sadly died earlier this year. She worked with us to tell her story.

Personal story | 19 October 2018

Katie and her sister Charlotte

After Katie’s mum and half-sister were diagnosed with breast cancer, she and her sister discovered they all had the altered BRCA2 gene.

Personal story | 18 October 2018

Hannah and her daughter Poppy

Hannah, a mum-of-one, was diagnosed straight away with incurable, secondary breast cancer almost three years ago.

Personal story | 16 October 2018

Jo with her husband Martin

Jo, who was diagnosed with secondary breast cancer aged 40, talks about the need for specialist care.

Personal story | 13 October 2018

Leanne and her sisters

Leanne’s social circle diminished when she was diagnosed with breast cancer. She shares her experience and why her support network is stronger than ever.

Personal story | 11 October 2018

Kate and Susie at The Show London 2017

When Kate was diagnosed with breast cancer, her consultant gave her Susie’s number to call. They share their story of resilience, love and friendship. 

Personal story | 10 October 2018

Jenny and her husband at a wedding

Jenny, one of our Show Scotland models, struggled with fatigue and body confidence after breast cancer treatment. She shares how embracing new challenges and opportunities has helped her move forward.

Personal story | 10 October 2018

Group of women smiling together

After making lifelong friends on Breast Cancer Care’s Forum, Karen found the support she gained was worth more than anything cancer could take away.

Personal story | 9 October 2018