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...
Thursday 21 June 2018
Having a higher body mass index (BMI) at a younger age is associated with a decreased risk of developing breast...
Monday 4 June 2018
A new Government update now suggests that 174,000 women were affected by the breast screening invitation error....
Friday 25 May 2018
As many as 500,000 women may have not received their final invitations to the Breast Screening Programme.
Breast screening workforce will not be able to cope with backlog following crisis, unless urgently reinforced
Tuesday 15 May 2018
With letters already going out to those affected by the failure, three leading organisations urge the Government to...
Wednesday 2 May 2018
Jeremy Hunt has spoken to Parliament today about the failure of the Breast Screening Programme in England.
Tuesday 24 April 2018
A study by Cancer Research UK has found that six out of seven women with an increased risk of breast cancer choose...
Breast Cancer Now responds to prediction that millennials are set to be the most obese generation ever
Tuesday 27 February 2018
More than seven in 10 millennials (those born between the early 1980s and mid 1990s) are set to be overweight or...
Breast Cancer Now responds to study suggesting possible link between 'ultra-processed' foods and breast cancer risk
Thursday 15 February 2018
An observational study published today in The BMJ has suggested a possible association between intake of highly...
Tuesday 13 February 2018
In an international collaboration, scientists at Arizona State University and...