Research round-up

We look at three projects we’re funding to help improve the lives of women with breast cancer.

Personal story | 19 September 2019

Sarah and her dad

Sarah felt flat after treatment, but found ways to manage her fatigue. She shares her top five tips.

Personal story | 28 August 2019

When Claire discovered that about 2/3 of women choose not to have reconstruction after mastectomy, she wanted to find a way to share and understand their experiences through her Intimate Tour of Breasts.

Personal story | 22 August 2019

Lara’s mother died from breast cancer in 2014. She talks about her own diagnosis, and how she went through treatment away from her family while living in Austria.

Personal story | 20 August 2019

Beverley Nash was devastated when she was diagnosed with breast cancer. But four years later she’s looking forward to taking to the catwalk at The Show London.

Personal story | 15 August 2019

Casting for Recovery offers unique weekend retreats for people with breast cancer. Clare Foulkes found it brought fun, relaxation and friendship.  

Personal story | 12 August 2019

Rosemarie found a lump just before her sister was diagnosed. Black Women Rising helped her accept her diagnosis.

Personal story | 9 August 2019

Helen’s cancer came back while she was having treatment. She talks about her fears of it returning again, and gives her tips on managing those concerns.

Personal story | 29 July 2019

After years volunteering at The Show London, Jazz will be modelling on the catwalk this October to commemorate her 10 year cancerversary. 

Personal story | 29 July 2019

Mastectomy stories with ghd

Four women have shown their support for a ghd campaign, which will raise money for Breast Cancer Now, by sharing their experiences of getting a mastectomy tattoo.

Personal story | 22 July 2019