The Scottish Medicines Consortium (SMC) has today (7 September 2020) approved Perjeta – given in combination with trastuzumab and chemotherapy...

7 September 2020

A new study published in the BMJ suggests that asingle targeted dose of radiotherapy could be as effective at treating breast cancer as a full course...

20 August 2020

NHS England cancer waiting times data from Q1 2020/21 shows: The two week wait target for people referred with suspected breast cancer was...

14 August 2020

The Scottish Medicines Consortium (SMC) has today (10 August 2020) announced its decision to approve neratinib (Nerlynx) for routine NHS use in...

10 August 2020

The new NHS People Plan for 2020/2021 was launched on Thursday 30 July 2020 to address the workforce challenges the health service is currently...

30 July 2020

Delays to cancer referral through reduced use of the urgent GP referral pathway during the coronavirus pandemic could result in more than a thousand...

21 July 2020

Baroness Delyth Morgan, Chief Executive at Breast Cancer Now, the research and care charity, said:  “It’s encouraging to hear...

14 July 2020

NHS waiting times data from May 2020 shows: The two week wait target for people referred with suspected breast cancer was met. The target is 93...

10 July 2020

NHS waiting times data from April 2020 shows: The two week wait target for people referred with suspected breast cancer was missed. The target...

11 June 2020