Philippa
PUBLISHED ON: 26 November 2021

Earlier this year, we launched a campaign to ensure all eligible patients can access Trodelvy, an exciting new drug that could give some people living with incurable breast cancer the hope of more time. 

PUBLISHED ON: 16 November 2021

In this blog, we will look at the work we are doing alongside a coalition of over 50 health organisations, including Cancer Research, Macmillan Cancer Support, and The Health Foundation, to influence the Health and Care Bill, and why it matters for people affected by breast cancer.

Anna, who has bobbed brown hair, smiles while holding up a medal from one of her many races. She is wearing a bright pink top.
PUBLISHED ON: 3 November 2021

In October 2021, we were very disappointed to learn that the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) was provisionally unable to recommend tucatinib with trastuzumab and capecitabine for routine use on the NHS.

A group of women meeting at parliament in order to speak with MPs about secondary breast cancer
PUBLISHED ON: 9 October 2021

We’re committed to improving treatment, care and services for people living with secondary breast cancer, which is why it’s a central part of our new strategy. 

A split image showing Holly, a young woman with long dark hair, and Edd, a young man with short curly hair
PUBLISHED ON: 26 August 2021

Ever wondered how new drugs get tested and approved? This week, we'll be hearing from Edd and Holly about how substances go from lab experiments to licensed treatments.

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has today (Thursday 12th August 2021) announced its decision to approve abemaciclib with fulvestrant...

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has today (Thursday 12th August 2021) announced its decision to approve...

A female health care provider speaks with two older women
PUBLISHED ON: 14 July 2021

The experiences of people living with secondary breast cancer are unique, which is why our secondary breast cancer campaign has been calling for these experiences to be acknowledged and understood. 

The houses of parliament viewed from the river thames
PUBLISHED ON: 30 June 2021

The Policy and Campaigns team, alongside four amazing supporters living with secondary breast cancer, met with the Labour shadow health team last week for a roundtable event. 

close up of gloved hands isolating a sample
PUBLISHED ON: 18 June 2021

The pandemic has had a huge impact on breast cancer research: disruption to clinical trials, labs not working to full capacity owing to social distancing, and cuts to research funding.