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Breast Cancer

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Keeping women well

There are many common women’s health problems that can benefit from fast intervention, and pharmacy teams can help. 

HRT: breast cancer risk depends on formulation and duration of use

The risk that women using hormone replacement therapy (HRT) will develop breast cancer depends on the formulation and duration of use, a new analysis suggests.

Cancer during Covid-19

Fears about cancer can put many people off seeking help, but added concerns around Covid-19 have, in some cases, put even more barriers in place.

Taboos? So last year

It’s time to start talking about all aspects of women’s health and pharmacy teams can help with information, support and signposting. 

Breast cancer deaths down 44 per cent in 20 years

More than 130,000 breast cancer deaths in the UK have been avoided in the last 30 years, according to a new Cancer Research UK analysis.

HRT linked to higher risk of breast cancer

Women who use HRT are being urged to discuss its risks and benefits at their next routine appointment.

Barriers to breast screening

Breast screening may be uncomfortable but it can prevent deaths from breast cancer, pharmacy teams can provide information.

Breast screening

This pharmacy scenario is about breast cancer screening and the process in place inviting women to attend a screening.

Treating cancer in the community

The first community pharmacy-based clinic to provide a breast cancer treatment service took place this month at LloydsPharmacy in Marsden Drive, Scunthorpe.

Dates for your diary: October

From raising awareness of breast cancer to mental health, there are plenty of health campaigns to get involved in.



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