Features

PUBLISHED ON: 29 January 2016
Stories about our health appear in newspapers on TV and online every day but how can you tell if they’re accurate? Our top five tips can help.
Andrea Pellegrini
PUBLISHED ON: 16 July 2015
Make-up artist Andrea Pellegrini tells us about her YouTube channel giving make-up tips for women after chemotherapy.
PUBLISHED ON: 23 March 2015
An app that lets surgeons practise surgical procedures using their tablet or phone is proving popular with patients too. The makers of Touch Surgery tell us why they developed it.
PUBLISHED ON: 10 March 2015
Tattoos after breast cancer surgery are becoming more popular. We look at what tattooing involves and why some women choose to have it done.
PUBLISHED ON: 15 August 2014
We put some commonly asked questions about reconstruction to Consultant Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeon Stephen McCulley who specialises in breast reconstructive surgery.
PUBLISHED ON: 26 November 2013
Many people associate palliative care with the end of life. But evidence suggests the earlier people with secondary breast cancer are introduced to palliative care the better their quality of life.
PUBLISHED ON: 16 July 2013
Does encouraging a positive attitude towards breast cancer and treatment help or could it have had a negative effect?
PUBLISHED ON: 6 July 2013
Many people turn to complementary therapies to help with the side effects of breast cancer treatment. Two Vita readers share their experiences.