Amaya during treatment

Our recent survey reveals that 47% of women in the UK do not check their breasts regularly. We explain why it’s important to check for signs of breast cancer.  

26 October 2020 Breast Cancer Now

Cristina Branco and her team

A study funded by Breast Cancer Now has identified a protein that affects the blood vessels in the lungs.

6 November 2020 Breast Cancer Now

woman with breast pain

Many women worry about breast pain. But, as Clinical Nurse Specialist Addie Mitchell explains, on its own breast pain is rarely a sign of cancer. 

5 November 2020 Breast Cancer Now

Marcia is a qualified yoga teacher

After her breast cancer diagnosis, Marcia began to practice yoga. She felt empowered and in charge of her recovery and wellbeing. Now a qualified yoga teacher, she shares five poses to support you through your treatment. 

4 November 2020 Personal story

Anita at her art auction

Anita found Breast Cancer Now's services invaluable after her breast cancer diagnosis. She decided to host a local art auction to fundraise and give back to the charity. 

28 October 2020 Personal story

Nic and Jen founders of The Little C Club

After meeting at a Breast Cancer Now event for younger women with secondary breast cancer, Nic and Jen started The Little C Club to help others talk to their children about their cancer diagnosis.

23 October 2020 Personal story

Radiography class

We outline the current problems facing the breast imaging and diagnositic workforce, which is essential for treating breast cancer. 

21 October 2020 Breast Cancer Now


Annabel was diagnosed with triple negative breast cancer when she was 31. She shares how she approached dating and relationships after her treatment finished.

20 October 2020 Personal story

Charles with his mum Eilidh

When Charles’ mum Eilidh was diagnosed with cancer, he promised to be there for her. He shares how her diagnosis showed him how resilient his mum was.  

15 October 2020 Personal story


Elen writes about her secondary breast cancer diagnosis, the moment that her ‘dragon’ returned. She explains why she refuses to let her cancer define her.

13 October 2020 Personal story