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

UK breast cancer mortality rates predicted to improve

A roundup of the latest news about breast cancer research, treatments and side effects.

21 June 2019 Breast Cancer Now

Melanie and her friend

Melanie, who writes her own blog ‘But Seriously, who knew?’, describes the things that friends and strangers have said in response to her primary breast cancer diagnosis. 

21 June 2019 Personal story

Gwen in new Jersey

Gwen kept a diary during her first few months after her diagnosis. She shares how she dealt with the whirlwind of appointments and information.

20 June 2019 Personal story


Rebekah felt as though food became a comfort during her breast cancer treatment. She shares her top five tips for losing weight healthily.

17 June 2019 Personal story

Victoria, her sisters and her mum

Victoria and her sisters are hosting an Afternoon Tea in memory of their mum.

17 June 2019 Personal story

Lucy having her head shaved

Lucy discusses the difficult emotions she felt after her breast cancer diagnosis and how she manages them since she finished hospital treatment.

13 June 2019 Personal story

Sharan will be modelling in The Show

Sharan struggled with the effects her mastectomy had on her body. This year, she'll be taking part in The Show London.

11 June 2019 Personal story


After her diagnosis, Adeline found confidence again as a model in The Scotland Show. She explains how giving back makes her feel she can make a difference.

7 June 2019 Personal story

Volunteering brings people and communities together, builds confidence and develops new skills, improves mental health, and has a positive impact on health and wellbeing. The ActWELL volunteer lifestyle coaching role is a perfect example of this.

5 June 2019 Breast Cancer Now