Following the death of her baby Ally, after she delayed treatment to have her, Heidi has now been told her cancer may have spread.Read the full story ›
A breast cancer patient whose child died after being born 12 weeks early has thanked the public for helping her in her "darkest time".Read the full story ›
A baby born twelve weeks early so her mother could begin chemotherapy after delaying it as long as possible has died.Read the full story ›
A woman who delayed potentially life-saving cancer treatment to carry her unborn child has given birth to a baby girl.Read the full story ›
A drug that gives women with advanced breast cancer at least six months longer to live is "too expensive" for the NHS, Nice have ruled.Read the full story ›
In a study of more than 500 breast cancer survivors who were employed during recovery, 92% said being in work had a positive impact.Read the full story ›
The number of women diagnosed with breast cancer has risen by almost 20% in a decade but with no additional investment in nursing, a charity has said.
Breast Cancer Care said patient care for breast cancer - the most common and fastest rising cancer in women - was being negatively impacted by a lack of specialist nurses.
The rise in cases is being fueled by the increasingly ageing population, along with rises in obesity levels and alcohol intake.
Breast Cancer Care said specialist nurses are crucial to giving patients support from diagnosis to recovery, and called for an increase in staffing levels.
We know NHS England's budgets are tight, but as the number of breast cancer cases rises, action is needed to address this now.
Scientists hope the test will warn of the return of the disease months before any visible signs appear.Read the full story ›
A lack of knowledge about breast cancer symptoms other than a lump is putting the health of older women at risk, Public Health England warn.Read the full story ›
Breast feeding has health benefits for mother as well as baby, a wide-ranging study has found.Read the full story ›