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COVID-19 impact on caregivers and patients

Caregivers and patients are describing a major impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on their lives. Researchers at Queen’s University Belfast and University of Aberdeen are running an international...

06/05/2020
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She absolutely SMASHED it!

Massive congratulations and thank you to TV presenter Hayley Palmer for organising such a wonderful 2.6 Challenge in aid of the Pink Ribbon Foundation ?  Hayley originally wanted 26 people to s...

06/05/2020
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#TwoPointSixChallenge with Naomi Isted

Our thanks go to Pink Ribbon Ambassador Naomi Isted and her children Fleur and Rocco for supporting the #TwoPointSixChallenge with their charity bike ride to raise money for the Foundation and those...

01/05/2020
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Fish Oil Omega-3 Eight Times More Beneficial Than Plant Omega-3?

A study from the University of Guelph in Canada finds omega-3 fats from fish oils can be eight times more potent in reducing breast cancer risk than omega-3 fats derived from plant sources and recco...

30/04/2020
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Clear Surgery Margins will Improve Survival Odds.

Research from the Georgia Cancer Centre in Augusta University have shown that where clear margins have been obtained in breast cancer surgery and the tumor is fully removed, the immune system turns ...

16/04/2020
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Walk a Mile-a-Day in May

Walk a mile every day in May and raise money for the Pink Ribbon Foundation to support those affected by breast cancer.  During the lockdown period, we’re looking for households to s...

14/04/2020
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Low-fat Diet Increases Breast Cancer Survival

Current research shows that women with breast cancer who follow a low fat diet are 22% more likely to survive at least 10 years, when compared to women who consume a more normal higher fat diet acco...

06/04/2020
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CBD Capable of Blocking Aggressive Breast Cancer?

According to the Californian Pacific Medical Centre its research informs the latest thinking on CBD from hemp and cannabis is that it can slow down and perhaps even halt the progression of breast ca...

28/03/2020
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Stress Hormones Spread Cancer

Researchers from Basel Medical School in Switzerland have shown that an increase in stress hormones like cortisol is linked to an increase in glucocorticoid receptor sites in distant organs and a gre...

19/03/2020
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Yet again, HRT is shown to triple the risk of breast cancer

Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT) dramatically increases the risk of breast cancer and one in 20 cases of breast cancer in the UK is due to HRT. These findings, by a team from Oxford University, a...

09/03/2020
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