Woman having a coronavirus jab

We answer some common questions about the current COVID-19 vaccines and breast cancer treatments.

11 March 2021 Breast Cancer Now

Jackie, a middle-aged white woman with shoulder-length sandy blonde hair and a light green top

After seeing her sister and her best friend go through breast cancer years ago, Jackie decided she wanted to help other people learn the risks and catch their symptoms early. 

17 May 2022 Personal story

A male researcher with short brown hair sits at a desk in a white labcoat while making notes

Researchers based at the Institute of Cancer Research have discovered a link between infertility and breast cancer in men. This could help us better understand the disease and lead to better ways to treat or prevent it.

17 May 2022 Breast Cancer Now

Danni had a difficult time in chemotherapy when she was diagnosed with breast cancer at 31, and faced more hurdles when it came to surgery. Cancer has changed her in many ways, but she feels it’s made her a better person. 

17 May 2022 Personal story

Carly, a woman in her early 40s with shoulder-length blonde hair, smiles warmly

Carly lost both her mum and her grandmother to breast cancer, so she almost expected to get a diagnosis at some point. However, it came much sooner than she thought, and presented a lot of challenges - both mental and physical.

12 May 2022 Breast Cancer Now

House of Commons

The Health and Care Bill received Royal Assent on 28 April 2022, meaning it has now become law. Unfortunately, we don't think it went far enough to help cancer patients.

12 May 2022 Breast Cancer Now

The nursing team at Breast Cancer Now

For International Nurses Day, we'd like to take a moment to recognise all the fantastic work our nurses do here at Breast Cancer Now.

10 May 2022 Breast Cancer Now

Jane Devonshire's Salted Caramel Dulce De Leche Cupcakes

Jane, who was diagnosed with secondary breast cancer when she was 46, shares a Salted Caramel Dulce De Leche Cupcakes recipe. 

5 May 2022 Breast Cancer Now

Jane Devonshire's Nduja Scotch Eggs

Jane, who was diagnosed with secondary breast cancer when she was 46, shares a Nduja Scotch Eggs recipe. 

5 May 2022 Breast Cancer Now

Marcia, an athletic white woman with dark brown hair, holds a yoga pose atop a rock jutting out into the sea

After being treated for breast cancer at the age of 32, Marcia was left with a lot of fear and anger. Counselling didn't feel right for her, so she tried yoga instead. Now, 24 years later, she teaches classes for other women who have experienced breast cancer.

28 April 2022 Breast Cancer Now