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

Jenny during treatment and two years later

So that people using our information know we understand their situation it’s important to us that the images we use show real women affected by breast cancer, such as Jenny pictured here. 

24 July 2013 Breast Cancer Now

A new system of pricing branded medicines known as value-based pricing (VBP) is due to start from January 2014. The aim is to give NHS patients better access to effective and innovative medicines.

However there's still time for us to highlight the particular needs and issues of people affected by breast cancer as the Department of Health (DH) and The Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry (ABPI) continue to discuss how VBP will work.

23 July 2013 Breast Cancer Now

Today the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Breast Cancer (APPGBC) launches its report Age is just a number. It makes recommendations about tackling the issues surrounding inequality in treatment services and support available to older people with breast cancer.

17 July 2013 Breast Cancer Now

As our Policy and Campaigns team presented our research campaigns and services work to the All Party Parliamentary Group on Breast Cancer last month other Breast Cancer Care staff were at a conference for healthcare professionals and patient groups.

16 July 2013 Breast Cancer Now

Smint Strawberry Mix sold in support of Breast Cancer Care

Five pence from every pack sold of Smint's new fruity and refreshing strawberry flavour is coming to us from Smint’s parent company Perfetti Van Melle.

15 July 2013 Breast Cancer Now

Women dressed up for Ladies Day

Arena Racing Company (ARC) is supporting us with an exciting series of Ladies Days and Ladies Evenings race meetings this summer.

 

9 July 2013 Breast Cancer Now

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has recommended that a drug called everolimus (Afinitor) should not be used by the NHS to treat a specific type of secondary breast cancer.

8 July 2013 Breast Cancer Now

Bianca, Katherine and Wendy are fundraising in memory of their friend Nancy

Three young women from Gibraltar - Bianca, Katherine Cassano and Wendy - are flying to Scotland in September to take part in the Breast Cancer Care Ben Nevis Challenge in loving memory of their friend Nancy.

2 July 2013 Breast Cancer Now

Voices talking about Spotlight on Secondary Breast Cancer

Our Policy and Campaigns team has been hard at work talking about our Spotlight on Secondary Breast Cancer campaign.

1 July 2013 Breast Cancer Now