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: PUBLISHED: 25 May 2017 UPDATED: 8 February 2022

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: PUBLISHED: 25 May 2017 UPDATED: 8 February 2022

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: PUBLISHED: 25 May 2017 UPDATED: 8 February 2022

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.

PUBLISHED ON: PUBLISHED: 25 May 2017 UPDATED: 8 February 2022

Our 2019 report, which looked at the experiences of over 2,000 people living with secondary breast cancer, found that many were experiencing avoidable delays in diagnosis.

close up of gloved hands isolating a sample
PUBLISHED ON: PUBLISHED: 25 May 2017 UPDATED: 8 February 2022

Our Policy team have an update on the ongoing NICE methods and process review, and how we’re helping to ensure the system works for breast cancer drugs. 

Three women with secondary breast cancer stand together as part of the Unsurvivors campaign
PUBLISHED ON: PUBLISHED: 25 May 2017 UPDATED: 8 February 2022

A year ago, along with some of the incredible women involved in our secondary breast cancer campaign, we went to parliament to deliver a petition with more than 70,000 signatures to the Cancer Minister, Jo Churchill.

Nadia at her graduation
PUBLISHED ON: PUBLISHED: 25 May 2017 UPDATED: 8 February 2022

We look at how the coronavirus pandemic is impacting the treatment and care of breast cancer patients. 

a woman receives chemotherapy treatment in hospital
PUBLISHED ON: PUBLISHED: 25 May 2017 UPDATED: 8 February 2022

Last week, the Scottish Government published the ‘Recovery and Redesign: An Action Plan for Cancer Services’ which sets out the cancer recovery plan and cancer strategy in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.