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Breast cancer sufferers put lives at risk by delaying GP appointments
15th April. The Guardian reports this week that almost a fifth of women who have been diagnosed with breast cancer after spot...
Angelina Jolie undergoes surgery to prevent cancer
24th March: The BBC reported today that actress Angelina Jolie has had her ovaries and fallopian tubes removed as a preventat...
Obesity increases women’s cancer risk by 40%
March 2015: According to new figures published by leading cancer charity Cancer Research UK, obese women “have around a...
Claira Hermet’s double mastectomy – and how genetic testing saves lives
25th February:In a documentary aired on BBC Radio 1 last night (24 February), 1Xtra presenter Claira Hermet explored her deci...
Blind breast cancer examiners demonstrate there is no substitute for expertise
February 2015: A story that has appeared across various media this week, including the BBC, concerns the use of blind examine...
UK cancer levels rise to one in two
February 2015: This week saw a BBC news report on cancer that contained shocking news for the UK. ‘Half of UK people will g...
15 minutes of exercise could cut breast cancer risk by one fifth…
November 2014: Fifteen minutes of vigorous exercise every day could cut the risk of breast cancer by one fifth, Oxford Univer...
7 Things that probably don't cause breast cancer
October 2014: The world of health is full of myths and tails as to what causes a particular ailment or condition. Here are 7 ...
Could ‘intrabeam radiotherapy’ be the future for treatment of breast cancer?
August 2014: By Nicky Whiting Exciting news has been revealed this week for the thousands of women with early breast cancer, ...
Established and possible risk factors of breast cancer
July 2014: By Nicky Whiting There are many lifestyle influencers that can affect a woman’s chances of developing breast ca...
Study finds calorie restriction can stop spread of breast cancer
June 2014: By Nicky Whiting Doctors have been saying for many years now that maintaining a healthy weight can help reduce the...
BreastHealth UK's principal Genetic Counsellor, Vicki Kiesel selected as advisor to BBC's Eastenders
February 2013: BreastHealth UK's principal Genetic Counsellor, Vicki Kiesel was selected to provide advice to the producers o...
Nuffield Health expands private clinical activity to include genetic counselling
October 2013: Nuffield Health and BreastHealth UK are proud to announce a collaboration which will mean an opening of a priv...
BreastHealth UK Cambridge team raise £500 for CRUK
August 2013: Congratulations and well done to the BreastHealth UK team for completing the RaceForLife again this summer. The...
Leading London private breast unit expands clinical activity to include genetic counselling
June 2013: Spire Bushey Hospital and BreastHealth UK are proud to announce a collaboration, which will open one of ...
Genetic Testing Criteria
May 2013: A Scottish breast cancer charity calls for the same genetic testing criteria north and south of the border.  Read more...
Angelina Jolie Breast Cancer Tests
The news of Angelina Jolie’s preventative double mastectomy has thrown up several questions about breast cancer risk and fa...
Professor Gordon Wishart responds to the Breast screening review report published on 30th October 2012
Breast screening does save lives – 1300 each year in the UK The independent review of breast screening in the UK, instigate...
Siemens Appoints BreastHealth UK
1st December 2011: BreastHealth UK has been chosen to provide breast cancer screening to Siemens Employees As part of a wider...
Actress Emma Barton to launch new BreastHealth UK clinic in Brentwood
Star of stage and screen keen to help Essex’s women be breast health aware At 1.30pm on Monday 9th May 2010 Emma Barton, Ea...
Actress Emma Barton to launch new BreastHealth UK clinic in Harley Street
Star of stage and screen keen to help London women be breast health aware At 11.30am on Monday 9th May 2010 Emma Barton, East...
New Check4Cancer offers unrivalled healthcare employee benefits
New provider of health screening services, Check4Cancer, offers comprehensive and personalised screening services to employer...
BreastHealth UK clinics feature on Embarrassing Bodies
Friday 11th March 2011; BreastHealth UK, a leading private breast cancer screening provider, is today featured in ‘Embarras...
BreastHealth UK launches IVF breast screening service for women undergoing IVF treatment abroad
5th November 2010, The Fertility Show, London: BreastHealth UK, the UK’s leading private breast cancer screening provider, ...