Touch, Look, Check

There are many reasons why someone might not check their breasts but doing so could make all the difference.

Get to know your breasts with some TLC - Touch, Look, Check.

How can we help you?

Aliya, who has pale brown skin and brown eyes, smiles while wearing a blue hat

We’re helping patients and healthcare professionals spot the signs and symptoms of secondary breast cancer.

Signs and symptoms

It's important to get to know your breasts. Check your breasts regularly and see your GP if you notice any changes. Find out more.

Our advisory committees

We focus on four key areas of research: risk and prevention, early detection and diagnosis, treatment and secondary breast cancer. Learn more.

Every way we can

At Breast Cancer Now, we’re accelerating research and providing vital support, every way we can. We won’t stop until we find a way forward for people like Pam, Tony, Fran, Irene, Roger and Stella.

Carols by Candlelight

Carols by Candlelight

Welcome in the festive season with an evening of candlelit carols, celebrity readings and festive cheer at St Paul's, Knightsbridge on Monday 6 December. 

Alternatively, tune in and sing along to classic carols from the comfort of your own home throughout December with our virtual option.

Your stories


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. 

26 November 2021 Breast Cancer Now

Amy, her eight-year-old son, and her husband, who have all shaved their heads.

Amy’s diagnosis came as a massive shock, and she struggled with the side effects of treatment. Now, two years on, she’s well enough to take a break from treatment and try for a baby.  

23 November 2021 Personal story

Catherine, a slim white woman with short brown hair, stands on a misty hill in The Lake District. Her son and daughter stand either side of her, smiling.

Catherine was determined to stay positive during her breast cancer treatment. She filled her time with friends and family, and now uses that same drive to raise money for others.  

23 November 2021 Personal story