The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has initially approved a new radiotherapy treatment that is given whilst the patient is...

24 July 2014

Breakthrough Breast Cancer asked women in Scotland what sport they would most like to participate in if they were representing their country in this...

17 July 2014

Dr Caroline Dalton, Senior Policy Officer at Breakthrough Breast Cancer, said: “We know that tamoxifen is a highly effective drug for both...

14 July 2014

Adele Francis has been appointed to the post, becoming the 13th national surgical specialty lead to date. Miss Francis been appointed with the...

10 July 2014

Professor Westbury was a Breakthrough Trustee from 1995 to 2006 – a time when Breakthrough faced the challenge of raising £15 million to create the...

9 July 2014

Around 1 in 5 breast cancers – 10,000 cases per year in the UK - are HER2-positive, a particularly aggressive type of breast cancer where increased...

4 July 2014

The study suggested that low-dose aspirin could nearly halve the risk of death in women diagnosed with breast cancer. Research is in the very early...

2 July 2014

Bernie was a much-loved member of the Breakthrough family and a tireless advocate of our TLC (Touch Look Check) message. Our thoughts are with her...

2 July 2014

This comes a year after NICE recommended them for use in women with a family history of breast cancer. Our strongest tool in the fight against...

2 July 2014