Research round-up

We look at three projects we’re funding to help improve the lives of women with breast cancer.

Personal story | 19 September 2019

Mel and her husband

Mel found support through our Forum during her treatment.

Personal story | 30 May 2019

Patricia shaved her head before chemotherapy

Patricia’s long, red hair was a huge part of her identity. She shares some tips for managing your hair as it regrows. 

Personal story | 29 May 2019

Rosemarie

After treatment finished, Rosemarie struggled to return to her normal life. She shares how the Black Women Rising project helped her appreciate where she is now.

Personal story | 23 May 2019

Yvonne

Turning one year older made Yvonne reflect on her diagnosis. She talks about her reflections, how far she's come, and using her birthday to give back.

Personal story | 22 May 2019

Georgie

Georgie was unprepared for how she would feel after her mastectomy. She shares how she has been learning to accept the changes to her body.

Personal story | 20 May 2019

Lucie at her wedding

Lucie was diagnosed with secondary breast cancer in 2016. She shares her difficulties in navigating her cancer between her ‘two worlds’.

Personal story | 16 May 2019

Frances on her Afternoon Tea

Frances hosted her Afternoon Tea after recieving support from Breast Cancer Care during her treatment.  

Personal story | 15 May 2019

Mindfulness

This Mental Health Awareness Week, Karin explains how mindfulness can help after a breast cancer diagnosis and offers some exercises for you to try.

Personal story | 14 May 2019

Women with secondary breast cancer attending our campaign workshop

Laura Ashurst was diagnosed with secondary breast cancer 11 years ago. She tells us why she joined our Secondary Breast Cancer Campaign Group.

Personal story | 13 May 2019