Karin Sieger

We speak to Karin about dealing with her recurrence and how she supports others with their mental health after a breast cancer diagnosis.

5 December 2019 Personal story

Jackie selling her cakes

Baking helped Jackie move forward after her breast cancer diagnosis. She'll be taking part and selling her cakes in an Afternoon Tea this month. 

2 July 2019 Personal story

Jen shares her experience of living with secondary breast cancer and why it's important to stay involved. 

1 July 2019 Personal story

Jo took part in our Secondary Breast Cancer Survey

Jo explains why she is sharing her voice in the secondary breast cancer survey, and why it’s important to share experiences of living with secondary breast cancer.

28 June 2019 Personal story

Tracy and her daughter Samira

After her diagnosis, Tracy pushed to have treatment the way she wanted it. She tells how cancer changed her outlook and led her to join the Black Women Rising project.

27 June 2019 Personal story

Karin sitting on a bench

Karin was surprised at feeling angry after her diagnosis. She describes why she’s glad it came out, and gives her tips on managing it. 

27 June 2019 Personal story

Sam and her dog Bella

Samantha was diagnosed eight weeks before she was due to get married. She shares why it’s important to deal with your diagnosis in a way that’s best for you.

26 June 2019 Personal story

Eleanor shares her experience of attending the Scottish Charity Awards. 

25 June 2019 Personal story

Transgender NHS breast cancer screening report

Recent news has revealed that transgender women have increased risk of breast cancer compared to cisgender men.

25 June 2019 Breast Cancer Now

Leanne with her family

 Leanne worried how her breast cancer diagnosis would affect her relationship with her two sons. 

24 June 2019 Personal story