Following statistics released today (30 October 2014) by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) which show that in 2013 the five-year survival rate for breast cancer in England continued to improve compared to previous years.
Breast Cancer Campaign comments following statistics released today (29 October 2014) by the Office of National Statistics (ONS) which show that in 2013 deaths from breast cancer in England and Wales continued to fall compared to previous years.
This week a report published by the Health Service Ombudsman has highlight serious failings by West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust to carry out the necessary tests to rule out breast cancer in a 41-year-old mother until it was too late and her condition had become terminal. The investigation
Tonight, Wednesday 22 October, landmarks across the UK will be changing colour in support of wear it pink and our lifesaving research. If you can make it along to see some of these show off their pink hue for one night only, we'd love to see your photos!
A leading team of Newcastle University scientists funded by research charity Breast Cancer Campaign have found that ‘turning off’ two proteins reduces the ability of breast cancer cells to survive and grow. The scientists believe this could be a possible ‘Achilles’ heel’ approach that could work in many types of breast cancer, potentially helping to find a way to stop the return of tumours after treatment, increasing survival chances for women with the disease.
Breast Cancer Campaign is a charity registered by the Charity Commission for England and Wales (no. 299758) and a company limited by guarantee registered in England (no. 05074725) whose registered office is at Clifton Centre, 110 Clifton Street, London EC2A 4HT.