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

dozens of pills of all shapes and sizes spread out on a counter

We recap which breast cancer drugs have been approved for use on the NHS so far this year and share an update on which breast cancer drugs are currently being assessed for use.

28 June 2022 Breast Cancer Now

Jane was diagnosed with secondary breast cancer five years after receiving her primary diagnosis, and has been living with the disease for a decade now. She tells us about how grateful she is to still be here, the valuable support she's received, and why events like Afternoon Tea are so important to her.

28 June 2022 Breast Cancer Now

When Kimi was diagnosed with breast cancer, she immediately reacted with acceptance. Her attitude of ‘kicking cancer’s butt’ has already got her through a mastectomy, and she is confident it will help her in chemotherapy. 

27 June 2022 Personal story

When Moke was diagnosed with triple negative breast cancer, she was committed to keeping her positive attitude – even when she faced complications in treatment.  

27 June 2022 Personal story

The Scottish Government is currently developing a new cancer strategy – a 10 year plan to improve cancer outcomes in Scotland. The new strategy, which is due to be published next year, will cover early diagnosis, cancer incidence, treatment times and survival rates. 

23 June 2022 Breast Cancer Now

A female Asian surgeon at work

Patients, carers, healthcare professionals and researchers have come together to highlight the most pressing unanswered questions in breast cancer surgery. These questions will become the basis for new research to move forward breast cancer care and to benefit current and future patients.

23 June 2022 Breast Cancer Now

Miranda, a Black woman wearing glasses and a medical face mask, gives a thumbs up in hospital

Miranda was diagnosed with secondary breast cancer five years after being treated for primary. She tells us about how cancer experiences may be different for people in Black and/or LGBTQ+ communities.

22 June 2022 Breast Cancer Now

Christianne, a white woman with shoulder-length blonde hair, sits outside in the sunshine while wearing a pink top

When Christianne went through breast cancer as a young mum 20 years ago, she felt isolated and in need of support. Shortly after, she discovered Breast Cancer Now’s services, and has since volunteered to help others like her.

21 June 2022 Personal story

When Anna was diagnosed with breast cancer last year, she expected the worst from her treatment. However, with support from family and friends, she was able to get through it with positivity. 

20 June 2022 Personal story