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

Shevelle

Shevelle found a lump in her breast last summer. The mum-of-one, who was 28 at the time, was originally told it was unlikely to be anything to worry about as she was young. She shares her experience as part of ghd's Take Control Now campaign.

 

21 July 2020 Personal story

Anna, a researcher, in her lab

We hear from Dr Anna Git, a Breast Cancer Now scientist based at the University of Cambridge. She shares how her research has been put on hold after her lab closed due to COVID-19.

20 July 2020 Breast Cancer Now

Laura at her wedding

Laura was first diagnosed with breast cancer when she was 25 after finding a lump in her breast while she was travelling. Two years after finishing treatment for primary breast cancer, Laura was told the cancer was back but this time it had spread to her bones.

17 July 2020 Personal story

Beth, her husband, and her young son and daughter

Beth, a mother of two young children, recently found out she has secondary breast cancer. Here, she tells us about her hopes for them - and herself.

16 July 2020 Personal story

Toral working at The Urban Kitchen

Toral was diagnosed with breast cancer at the age of 29, six years after she supported her mum through the disease. In 2018, she was diagnosed with breast cancer again. She shares her experience as part of ghd's Take Control Now campaign.

14 July 2020 Personal story

jen stands with a supportive sign after finishing her final run

While in lockdown during the coronavirus crisis, Jennifer decided she wanted to do something to support her friends who had been diagnosed with breast cancer.

10 July 2020 Personal story

Dr Natasha Malik

We speak to Dr Natasha Malik is a Breast Cancer Now researcher at the University of Glasgow who volunteered to join a coronavirus testing lab when her work was paused by the pandemic. 

7 July 2020 Breast Cancer Now

Dawn on You Are What You Wear

After breast cancer surgery, Dawn lost confidence in how she looked. An appearance on the BBC1 show, You Are What You Wear helped her to feel more accepting and positive about her body.

2 July 2020 Personal story

Kate, her husband, and their two young children at the coast

After being diagnosed with primary breast cancer in November last year, 41-year-old mother-of-two, Kate, opted for chemotherapy. Then it was cancelled due to COVID-19.

29 June 2020 Personal story