'Time is right' to change guidelines over breast cancer

Dr Caitlin Palframan from Breakthrough Breast Cancer says until now, there hasn't been enough evidence to recommend the new form of treatment. But successful clinical trials mean the guidelines can be changed.


Daily pill could cut cancer risk

Thousands of women in England and Wales could be spared the distress of a breast cancer diagnosis by taking a daily pill to prevent the disease, under new guidance being given to doctors.