Microscope and scientific equipment

In this podcast, we give you a quick insight into three of our current research projects and how they impact people affected by breast cancer.

27 February 2020 Breast Cancer Now

Bathroom scales and measuring tape

New research has linked weight gain from early adulthood up to 40s or 50s to a lower risk of breast cancer before the menopause.

13 March 2020 Breast Cancer Now

Tamsin speaking about lymphoedema

Shortly after finishing chemotherapy for a recurrence of breast cancer, Tamsin developed lymphoedema in various parts of her body. She shares her experience and tips for managing the condition. 

12 March 2020 Breast Cancer Now


Four years on from her diagnosis, Susan reflects on how difficult moving on from breast cancer treatment truly is.  

10 March 2020 Personal story

catrin and glenda

Welsh friends Catrin and Glenda were diagnosed with breast cancer just two years apart. Share why having access to Becca in Welsh is so important to them. 

9 March 2020 Personal story

Claire standing in front of a tree

Claire decided not to have a reconstruction after her mastectomy, and instead uses her platform as an artist to celebrate her body. 

4 March 2020 Personal story

melanie during treatment

Melanie was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2018. During her treatment, she wondered: is it ever possible to ‘win’ at breast cancer?

3 March 2020 Personal story

Fiona Maunder

After being diagnosed with breast cancer and having a mastectomy, Fiona struggled with her options for reconstruction.  

25 February 2020 Personal story

Two women comforting one another

Receiving a breast cancer diagnosis can be a lonely time. We share the five hashtags that are connecting people affected by breast cancer on social media. 

25 February 2020 Breast Cancer Now

Steph fundraising

After receiving care and information from Breast Cancer Now following a primary diagnosis, Steph has put on some incredible fundraisers so that people like her can get the support they need. 

21 February 2020 Personal story