Information and support available from Breast Cancer Now
We know some people are worried about coronavirus (Covid-19). Information and support is available below for people affected by breast cancer, including tips on self-isolation and social distancing.
Latest information on coronavirus and breast cancer
I’ve had breast cancer and I’m worried about the coronavirus (Covid-19). What should I do?
Clinical Nurse Specialist Jane Murphy, answers some common questions about breast cancer and the coronavirus.
Reporting breast cancer symptoms: how the coronavirus outbreak is affecting clinic appointments
Measures to reduce the spread of the coronavirus (Covid-19) and pressures on the NHS mean some breast clinic appointments are not going ahead as planned.
How has coronavirus affected our research?
The coronavirus pandemic has put a lot of our lab-based research on hold. While many labs across the country are closed to protect scientists, staff and the public, our researchers are trying to use the time as best they can.
Read more about how Breast Cancer Now’s research has been affected by COVID-19.
Women with secondary breast cancer are experiencing significant fears due to coronavirus
Our new survey found that women with incurable breast cancer are experiencing significant fears for their ongoing survival amid delays to treatment, scans and access to trials during the coronavirus outbreak.
Looking after your wellbeing
Keeping your mind and body active
If you don’t have a lot of opportunity to go outside, here are some ideas for keeping yourself active.
Coronavirus affected my treatment
Rhianwen was diagnosed with breast cancer this year. Due to the coronavirus outbreak, her treatment has been affected. Find out how she is coping.
We urgently need your support
The coronavirus outbreak represents an unprecedented situation for all of us. It is having a huge impact on the funding needed for us to continue providing the life-changing care and world-class research that people affected by breast cancer need, especially right now.