MUMS COULD HOLD THE KEY TO BUILDING A NATION OF 'BREASTPERTS'

MUMS COULD HOLD THE KEY TO BUILDING A NATION OF 'BREASTPERTS'

Second annual McGrath Breast Health Index reveals mother daughter conversations are vital for action on breast health

Encouraging mothers to talk to their daughters about breast health as well as puberty could be the key to improving early detection of breast cancer to improve health outcomes, according to new research from the McGrath Foundation.

A Touchy Subject

A Touchy Subject

A touchy subject: How to talk to your teenager about breast health

For some parents, talking to their children about anything (even the touchy subjects) comes easily, but plenty of us struggle approaching the tricky conversations. So having the right tools to prepare yourself for that conversation is essential.

Common myths surrounding breast cancer risk factors

Common myths surrounding breast cancer risk factors

With so much information out there, sometimes it can be difficult to determine what is and is not a genuine risk factor for breast cancer.

Sometimes you just want some straight answers, so below are eleven true factors that may increase your risk of breast cancer, and another eight which you might believe are risk factors, but are not.