Treating breast cancer in women
You may be offered different treatments for breast cancer - find out more
Get information about radiotherapy for breast cancer and what to expect
Hormonal therapies can help reduce the risk of cancer coming back
Find out more about why clinical trials are carried out and what happens if you are asked to take part in a trial
Surgery is one of the main treatments for breast cancer
Find out about the combinations of chemotherapy drugs that you might be offered and the possible side effects
Find out about trastuzumab, which is commonly called herceptin ®, the main targeted therapy used in breast cancer treatment
You'll have regular check ups and yearly mammograms
For answers, support or just a chat, call the Macmillan Support Line free (Monday to Friday, 9am-8pm).
Macmillan is supporting a new online tool to help you make decisions about your treatment and care. See My Cancer Treatment for more information.
If you have any questions about cancer, need support or just want someone to talk to, ask Macmillan.