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    Milestone Step Towards Personalised Care

    May 6, 2016

    Medical researchers are constantly making advances in the study of breast cancer but, from time to time, certain studies are considered breakthroughs – and one such breakthrough in relation to gene research was publicised...

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    Being in love and on a diet – Part Four

    April 22, 2016

    A funny thing happened this morning. I hadn’t weighed myself for a bit, so I thought I’d hop on the scales, and see how I was getting on. Anyway, it showed that I was...

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    In Memory of Morag Siller

    April 18, 2016

    We are devastated at the loss of our inspirational Patron, actress Morag Siller. Morag was a passionate supporter of Prevent Breast Cancer, who worked tirelessly and selflessly to raise funds and awareness of our...

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    Diet number 18,000 – Part Three

    April 8, 2016

    My love hate relationship with food has always been hanging around my neck, pulling me either towards the fridge, or paradoxically towards the gym, depending on my will power. My will power is quite...

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    Surgeon and Scientist Cliona’s Marathon Challenge

    March 24, 2016

    Breast cancer reconstructive surgeon and one of our lead clinical researchers, Cliona Kirwan, is taking on the incredible challenge of running this year’s Lakeland Marathon. The Lakeland Marathon takes place in the heart of...

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    The Genesis FUNKraiser Ball 2016

    March 23, 2016

    Soap stars and scientists were among those who turned out to support Genesis as we marked our 20th anniversary this weekend at the Hilton in Manchester. As you know, we are the UK’s only...

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    Trouble in France when not on a diet – Part Deux

    March 18, 2016

    Just wanted to start today’s blog with a massive thank you for the wonderful comments I received after the publication of my first piece. It was so nice to be met with such positivity...

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    What’s your favourite running song?

    March 11, 2016

    We’ve compiled our favourite running a songs to pull us through the doldrums of winter training and to get us pumped up for this year’s Great Manchester Run. We’d love to hear what your...

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    3D Mammography & Breast Density

    March 11, 2016

    You may have seen in the news this week that the European Breast Cancer Conference is being held in Amsterdam and many of the topics being discussed are already making waves in the UK...

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    The 2-Day Diet and Me

    March 4, 2016

    My name is Laura and I work for Prevent Breast Cancer, and quite frankly, I need to lose weight. Luckily for ‘big boned’ me, here at Prevent Breast Cancer we fund Dr. Michelle Harvie, the UK’s first dietitian looking...

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    New Breast Cancer Blood Tests

    February 12, 2016

    When it comes to cancer – namely breast – in the news, rarely a week goes by without a new piece of research coming to light. Whether it’s a radical treatment claiming to eradicate...

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    FILL UP ON FIBRE FOR PREVENTION

    February 3, 2016

    With January officially behind us and our ‘new year, new you’ mantras slipping, many of us are deciding whether to stick to our health kick until summer or take a big sigh of relief...

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    Exploring the Link Between Obesity and Cancer

    January 8, 2016

    By Dr Michelle Harvie, research dietitian at Prevent Breast Cancer.  A recent report has suggested that almost 700,000 more people in the UK could develop cancer in the next 20 years because they are...

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    THE ANGELINA EFFECT CONTINUES

    November 25, 2015

    Angelina Jolie’s brave step to undergo a preventative mastectomy has generated a huge surge in the number of high-risk women who attended the Genesis Prevention Centre choosing to have the procedure, according to Genesis’...

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    #REDCUPCHEER & GENESIS BCP

    November 16, 2015

    Genesis Breast Cancer Prevention are asking supporters to Tweet our name with the hashtag #RedCupCheer and follow our project page on neighbourly.com, before sharing online to help us win a £1,000 Red Cup Grant during...

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