Time For Trodelvy

For some women with triple negative secondary breast cancer, new drug Trodelvy offers the hope of precious extra time.

Sign our petition to make sure they can access it.

How can we help you?

Coronavirus and breast cancer information

Read the latest information and support on coronavirus and breast cancer from Breast Cancer Now. Read more.

Signs and symptoms

It's important to get to know your breasts. Check your breasts regularly and see your GP if you notice any changes. Find out more.

Our advisory committees

We focus on four key areas of research: risk and prevention, early detection and diagnosis, treatment and secondary breast cancer. Learn more.

Have an Afternoon Tea

You’re invited to have an Afternoon Tea this August for people affected by breast cancer.

Aliya, who has pale brown skin and brown eyes, smiles while wearing a blue hat

Spot the signs and symptoms of secondary breast cancer earlier

We’re helping patients and healthcare professionals spot the signs and symptoms of secondary breast cancer. An early diagnosis can have a dramatic impact on quality of life. 

Your stories

A split image - first, showing Jacqui posing at a football stadium in a leopard print top, then smiling with her friend, Emma

Jacqui was diagnosed with cancer in June 2019. Within the space of a year, she lost two friends and her dog to cancer, had to close her business, and was alone for months during lockdown. This is the first part of her story. 

1 August 2021 Personal story

Jen, a white woman with mid-length blonde hair and round glasses, smiles in a field of daffodils while wearing a yellow hoodie

In 2017, Jen received a de novo diagnosis of secondary breast cancer after experiencing some unusual symptoms. She tells us about the misconceptions she had about cancer, and how she's working with Breast Cancer Now to campaign for change.

29 July 2021 Breast Cancer Now

Dawn, a white woman with cropped brown hair, smiles with her daughter, Eve, who has long blonde hair and a colourful scarf. They are enjoying the sunny countryside.

When Dawn was diagnosed with breast cancer, she worried about how her young daughter, Eve, might react.

28 July 2021 Personal story