Rhianwen, who was diagnosed with breast cancer this year

Rhianwen was diagnosed with breast cancer this year. Due to the coronavirus outbreak, her treatment has been affected. Here is how she is coping.

5 May 2020 Personal story

Wearing a wig after chemotherapy

Many people who call us on the Helpline think that having breast cancer automatically means chemotherapy. We discuss the treatment and its effects. 

31 July 2014 Breast Cancer Now

An image of cupcakes with strawberry wrappers

This summer get together with friends and family over a Strawberry Tea.

29 July 2014 Breast Cancer Now

Nurse talking to patient

A new type of radiotherapy treatment that could significantly improve the quality of life for some women diagnosed with breast cancer may soon be available as an NHS treatment.

25 July 2014 Breast Cancer Now

Women using her phone

Being told you are going to have breast cancer surgery can be overwhelming. Going into hospital for an operation may be a new experience for you.

18 July 2014 Breast Cancer Now

Illustration from Mummy's Lump publication

One of our publications Mummy’s Lump has been recognised as an example of current best practice in producing high-quality information about health for children.

18 July 2014 Breast Cancer Now

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Many calls to the Helpline are from people recently diagnosed. They express a wide range of emotions from shock to a sort of relief.

17 July 2014 Breast Cancer Now

Woman using the Forum

Our Forum offers a safe space where you can talk online to other people going through breast cancer. You can ask and answer questions and support is offered and received.

14 July 2014 Breast Cancer Now

Our commitment

Breast Cancer Care is here so that no one has to face breast cancer alone. We are the only UK-wide charity providing specialist support and tailored information for anyone affected by breast cancer.

10 July 2014 Breast Cancer Now

HeadStrong volunteer Tracey

HeadStrong volunteer Tracey Williams from Cardiff (pictured) tells us about the incredible impact of Tickled Pink's fundraising.

7 July 2014 Personal story