Woman having a coronavirus jab

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

11 March 2021 Breast Cancer Now

Catherine - BHP volunteer

In March we received a number of requests from people who wanted to run breast awareness events to coincide with International Women's Day. 

29 May 2014 Breast Cancer Now

Bra illustrations

Does wearing an underwired bra increase your risk of breast cancer? This is one of the questions we are often asked. And the answer is: no it doesn’t.

27 May 2014 Breast Cancer Now

Nurse talking to woman in breast clinic

There’s a lot to take in when you’re diagnosed with breast cancer and having to make decisions about your treatment can be overwhelming.

22 May 2014 Breast Cancer Now

London to Paris fundraisers

London to Paris would usually involve jumping on the Eurostar. But our fundraisers are doing it differently and going by bike raising money for us along the way.

21 May 2014 Breast Cancer Now

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has published a draft quality standard to help end the so-called ‘postcode lottery’ on fertility treatment including funding for IVF.

At Breast Cancer Care we speak to many young women diagnosed with breast cancer who have problems getting access to fertility services and treatment after their diagnosis.

16 May 2014 Breast Cancer Now

All older breast cancer patients should have the information they need about their treatment in the way that they wish to receive it.

15 May 2014 Breast Cancer Now

Woman looking in mirror

Breast cancer treatments can leave people dealing with many physical and emotional changes.

14 May 2014 Breast Cancer Now

Two women talking

There's no right or wrong way to deal with fears about death and dying. We can offer support for you to take control. 

13 May 2014 Breast Cancer Now

A woman applying makeup in front of the mirror

If you’re having chemotherapy it’s important to contact your hospital if you feel unwell, develop a sore throat, are shivering, or have a temperature above 38ºC.

6 May 2014 Breast Cancer Now