News, opinions and articles about breast cancer prevention.
Posted: 30 Jul 2021
Having a low level of vitamin D is linked with breast cancer. Making sure you have a healthy level of Vitamin D is a great way to stay well and may reduce your risk of breast cancer. What is Vitamin D and how do we get it? Vitamin D is naturally present in some...Read More
23 Jul 2021
Microplastics are often in the news these days. They are mostly discussed in terms of pollution of the natural environment, particularly the oceans. In this blog, we consider some specific...Read full story
19 Jul 2021
"If you're going to buy drinks, buy them in glass bottles rather than plastic bottles, avoid canned food, and refuse thermal till receipts ... simple things can help minimise our...Read full story
20 Jun 2021
"I always draw a smiley face on birthday cards. And then I do a load of curly hair. It's just always something I've done, " says Josie Jeffries, explaining how...Read full story
18 Jun 2021
Tina Paine was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2009 when she was 29 years old. She’d had some breast pain and felt a lump during the Christmas of 2007 and went to...Read full story
17 Jun 2021
The impact of breast cancer reaches beyond the people with the disease. In addition to the devastation caused to the person who is diagnosed, husbands, partners, children, and parents can...Read full story
16 Jun 2021
It was a mixture of chance and curiosity that found Valerie Speirs, now Professor of Molecular Oncology at the University of Aberdeen, began her research into male breast cancer back...Read full story
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