Thursday 15 November 2018
Breast Cancer Now has responded to NHS England's announcement of a major review of national cancer screening...
Friday 9 November 2018
Breast Cancer Now has responded to a study showing breast screening is ‘linked to 60 per cent lower risk of death...
Just 48% of British women regularly check their breasts for signs of cancer, despite rising incidence
Wednesday 31 October 2018
Less than half of women surveyed in Great Britain check their breasts regularly for...
Monday 22 October 2018
Combining new drug palbociclib with a hormone therapy called fulvestrant could extend survival for some women with...
Friday 28 September 2018
Following decades of survival progress, the rising incidence of breast cancer is set...
Our response to figures showing almost 4,000 missed breast cancer screening invitations in Scotland in 2016
Monday 24 September 2018
After an error in 2016 led to nearly 4000 women not receiving breast screening invitations, last week the Scottish...
Thursday 13 September 2018
The Scottish Breast Screening programme has found that 1,761 women were not invited to for their final screening...
Wednesday 12 September 2018
The Department of Health announces changes to the Individual Funding Request process in Northern Ireland and...
Thursday 23 August 2018
Alcohol is a leading risk factor for death and disease worldwide, and is associated with nearly one in 10 deaths in...
Study suggests breast screening based on women's risk levels would reduce overdiagnosis and be more cost-effective
Friday 6 July 2018
A targeted, risk-based breast screening programme could help reduce overtreatment and be run at an affordable cost...