Latest news

genesis - preventing breast cancer

Filter By
  • Michelle Harvie Research Dietitian Prevent Breast Cancer Charity UK

    IN CONSULTATION WITH… DR MICHELLE HARVIE

    Dr Michelle Harvie is an award-winning research dietitian funded by Prevent Breast Cancer. She’s been a leader in her field for well over 20 years and has had her findings published in many major...

    Read More
  • James Harvey

    Supporter Blog: James Harvey

    This year nine of our most sporty supporters set off on a gruelling cycling challenge, that we ‘playfully’ named The Italian Job. On paper it may sound slightly jovial, but in reality it was...

    Read More
  • Lucy Pavitt

    Supporter Stories: Lucy Pavitt

    Meet Lucy, 10, one of our youngest and most inspiring supporters.   Lucy decided she wanted to raise money for Prevent Breast Cancer after her Mum was diagnosed with the disease in 2016. Lucy’s...

    Read More
  • Siobhan Gracey

    Siobhan Gracey: Why I chose Prevent Breast Cancer

    After being personally affected by breast cancer in her family, Siobhan decided to take on the Great Manchester Run and fundraise for Prevent Breast Cancer.     Siobhan spoke to us about why she...

    Read More
  • Marcus Wilson Prevent Breast Cancer

    Marcus Wilson: Why I chose Prevent Breast Cancer

    Marcus has been a regular supporter of Prevent Breast Cancer for many years, and recently took on the Great Manchester Run.     We asked Marcus what motivated him to take on this challenge,...

    Read More
  • Rebecca Newey Prevent Breast Cancer Half Marathon

    Rebecca Newey: Why I chose Prevent Breast Cancer

    Rebecca recently took on the Coventry Half Marathon, to raise money for Prevent Breast Cancer.     We asked Rebecca how she found the experience of taking on a sporting challenge…   What made you...

    Read More
  • me and andy

    Confessions Of A Sinner and The 2-Day Diet

    Forgive me Father for I have sinned, and these are my confessions. It has been 6 days since all hell broke loose, and I sought comfort in 1am fish and chips after spending half...

    Read More
  • Ian Bentley male breast Cancer story

    INSPIRATIONAL STORIES: IAN BENTLEY

    Helping to raise awareness for male breast cancer is very important to this week’s inspiration, Ian Bentley. Ian knew that his family was at risk of developing breast cancer. His mum, grandma, aunt, and...

    Read More
  • Sarah-Saphier-1024x768-min

    INSPIRATIONAL STORIES: SARAH SAPHIER

    This week’s inspirational breast cancer story comes from Sarah Saphier, whose experience with breast cancer is an extremely rare one. Sarah is a huge supporter of Prevent Breast Cancer and, having children herself, is...

    Read More
  • Peter Fleming Thumbnail

    INSPIRATIONAL STORIES: PETER FLEMING

    When Peter, 83, found a lump in his breast in late 2004 when he was 71, he recalls no mention of breast cancer being made when he visited his GP. After delays, Peter was...

    Read More
  • Emma Neville Breast Cancer story

    INSPIRATIONAL STORIES: EMMA NEVILLE

    Love is in the air for one of our dearest supporters this Valentine’s Day Emma Neville thought that she may never get the chance to be a mother when diagnosed with breast cancer at...

    Read More
  • Charley Wood

    INSPIRATIONAL STORIES: CHARLEY WOOD

    In 2015, at the age of 26, Charley Wood had a preventative double mastectomy. With her mum sadly passing away when she was 17 due to ovarian cancer, Charley decided to get tested for...

    Read More
  • Lindsay Occleston cancer story

    INSPIRATIONAL STORIES: LINDSAY OCCLESTON

    When Lindsay Occleston received a diagnosis of breast cancer, she developed a tenacious desire to beat the disease and remain cancer-free. She did this partly by educating herself on the importance of living a...

    Read More
  • Diana Harris cancer story

    INSPIRATIONAL STORIES: DIANA HARRIS

    For Diana Harris, battling breast cancer meant a complete change of perspective. After climbing the corporate ladder for 25 years, she plumped for a change in direction and decided to start her own business...

    Read More
  • London 2 Paris, Michelle Harvie, James Harvey

    A day in the life of Michelle Harvie – London to Paris 2016

    Prevent Breast Cancer dietitian, Michelle Harvie, took on this year’s London 2 Paris bike ride, alongside a team of 33 other riders. This is her story of the 320 mile trip setting off from...

    Read More
Page 1 of 212