News about our campaigns and health policy.
Thursday 22 September 2016
New survey finds three quarters of UK breast cancer oncologists are unable to prescribe cheap, potentially life-...
Current drug options for breast cancer in England may never be improved if appraisal process isn’t fixed
Monday 5 September 2016
Breast Cancer Now has today called on the Department of Health to address the “intolerable trend” of new breast...
Thursday 18 August 2016
The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) have today (Thursday 18 August 2016) announced...
Monday 15 August 2016
New international report finds access to breast cancer drugs across the UK is falling behind other countries –...
Monday 16 May 2016
Experts warn that without wider NICE reform, many effective cancer medicines will not be available to patients in...
Breast Cancer Now responds to plans from NHS England to improve cancer services, treatment and care for cancer patients in England
Friday 13 May 2016
Sally Greenbrook, our Policy Manager, comments on how NHS England's new plans may impact on the lives of breast...
Monday 11 April 2016
Breast Cancer Now has called for reform of the way medicines are considered in Scotland to make sure that the...
Tuesday 15 March 2016
Breast Cancer Now welcomes the Scottish Government's Cancer Strategy, which commits to stop deaths from breast...
Thursday 25 February 2016
Our response to the NHS England Board approving proposals for a phased and managed transition from the current Cancer...
Friday 5 February 2016
Our response to the Public Accounts Committee's Report on the Cancer Drugs Fund