A headshot of Elke, a white woman with short red-brown hair, smiling against a red background. One of her storybook characters, a little girl, has been edited onto the photo.

Shortly after the sudden death of her husband, Elke was diagnosed with breast cancer. In both situations, she had to find a way to explain what was happening to her young children.

17 March 2022 Breast Cancer Now

Rosamund and Jonathan standing together outside with their two children

Last year, we spoke with Rosamund and her husband, Jonathan, about her recent breast cancer diagnosis and how the two of them were managing things alongside being parents to their young children.

7 March 2022 Breast Cancer Now

Fiona, a white woman with cropped grey hair styled into a quiff. She smiles while wearing red lipstick.

Fiona was already seeking help for her mental health when she was diagnosed with breast cancer, but found the support for this was sidelined when she began treatment.

2 March 2022 Breast Cancer Now

Jane, a white woman with bobbed brown hair, smiles while wearing a smart black jacket and shiny top

Jane was diagnosed with breast cancer after months of going back and forth for tests. She reflects on which parts of treatment she expected - and the parts she didn't.

17 February 2022 Breast Cancer Now

Liz sits in a hospital bed before surgery, her head bald from chemotherapy

Liz O'Riordan loved her career as a breast cancer surgeon, but her job - and life - was hugely impacted when she had a breast cancer diagnosis of her own.

2 February 2022 Breast Cancer Now

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In this special episode of the Breast Cancer Now podcast, we've pulled together some of the best advice our guests have shared over the last season. Whether you've been recently diagnosed or just need a positive pick-me-up, this has something for everyone.

25 October 2021 Breast Cancer Now

Delyth Morgan

Baroness Delyth Morgan, CEO of Breast Cancer Now, tells us about some of the things she's been part of in her 25 years with the charity, as well as how we are focusing more on people with secondary breast cancer.

13 October 2021 Breast Cancer Now

A split image showing Holly, a young woman with long dark hair, and Edd, a young man with short curly hair

Ever wondered how new drugs get tested and approved? This week, we'll be hearing from Edd and Holly about how substances go from lab experiments to licensed treatments.

26 August 2021 Breast Cancer Now

Kayla, a white woman with light brown hair, poses in her wear it pink feather boa

Kayla was first diagnosed with breast cancer at 20 and experienced a recurrence in her early 30s. She tells us about the long-term impact cancer had and how she has worked to move forward and help others.

19 August 2021 Breast Cancer Now