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    Rhino blood and dieting – Part 5

    June 10, 2016

    As a rule, I don’t swim. I’m actually a very good swimmer, but since my weight struggles, I don’t do water in public. The thought of being in a costume is completely anathema to...

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    Research Findings Revealed at World Cancer Conference

    June 8, 2016

    Each year, leading scientists from across the globe gather at the American Society of Clinical Oncology’s (ASCO) Annual Meeting in Chicago – the world’s largest cancer research conference, which sees key findings and ground-breaking...

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    Danny’s Four Marathons for Morag

    June 6, 2016

    Danny Whitby is taking on the incredible challenge of running four marathons in 12 months in Memory of Morag Siller a dear friend and patron of Prevent Breast Cancer. This is his story:  “My...

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    Please can we have a balanced discussion about a balanced diet?

    May 27, 2016

    Dr Michelle Harvie is an award-winning research dietitian funded by Prevent Breast Cancer. For the last 17 years she has specialised in optimum diet and exercise strategies for weight loss and preventing breast cancer...

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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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