News about our campaigns and health policy.
Thursday 17 November 2016
The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has today announced that breast cancer drug pertuzumab...
Monday 14 November 2016
Breast Cancer Now launches #43paday campaign, calling on Jeremy Hunt to clarify who is responsible for funding...
Thursday 10 November 2016
Our response following NICE's draft decision to approve breast cancer drug Afinitor.
Parliamentary inquiry launched into postcode lottery of breast cancer treatment and outcomes in England
Wednesday 26 October 2016
Sharon Hodgson MP, Craig Tracey MP, Dr Philippa Whitford MP, Jo Churchill MP and Baroness Massey of Darwen to drive...
Tuesday 25 October 2016
Thursday 22 September 2016
New survey finds three quarters of UK breast cancer oncologists are unable to prescribe cheap, potentially life-...
Current drug options for breast cancer in England may never be improved if appraisal process isn’t fixed
Monday 5 September 2016
Breast Cancer Now has today called on the Department of Health to address the “intolerable trend” of new breast...
Thursday 18 August 2016
The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) have today (Thursday 18 August 2016) announced...
Monday 15 August 2016
New international report finds access to breast cancer drugs across the UK is falling behind other countries –...
Monday 16 May 2016
Experts warn that without wider NICE reform, many effective cancer medicines will not be available to patients in...