Read the latest blogs from across our work within the secondary breast cancer community. From blogs on fundraising, research findings, information sharing, corporate achievements, community support and stories, celebrate with us as we work together to Make 2nds Count.

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20th June 2024

Bringing Our Voices Together

Sing-along for Secondary Breast Cancer Awareness Living with secondary (metastatic) breast cancer can be incredibly isolating, affecting every aspect of life, both physically and mentally. At Make 2nds Count we understand these challenges and are dedicated to supporting those facing this difficult journey.

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15th May 2024

Edinburgh 5k - Running for Rowanne

We are always so thankful when our supporters fundraise for Make 2nds Count. Jennifer is running the Edinburgh Festival 5k next weekend (25 May) for her friend Rowanne and shares with us why she has chosen to raise money for us.

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11th May 2024

Caring for Mum - A Personal Insight into Hospice at Home Services

For Dying Matters Week (6-12 May) we have been sharing content around death and dying and the conversations we have – specifically between healthcare professionals, carers and our families. One of our supporters, Emily, shares with us her story of losing her mum and how hospice at home care was so important.

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12th April 2024

Lorna's Story

We're sharing stories from some of our wonderful members of the community who have a diagnosis of Triple Negative. Lorna shares her story.

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30th March 2024

Sarah's story

We're sharing stories from some of our wonderful members of the community who have a diagnosis of Triple Negative. Sarah shares her story.

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24th March 2024

Helen's story

We're sharing stories from some of our wonderful members of the community who have a diagnosis of Triple Negative. Helen shares her story.

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16th March 2024

Jess's story

We're sharing stories from some of our wonderful members of the community who have a diagnosis of Triple Negative. Jess shares her story.

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15th March 2024

Keytruda for Secondary Breast Cancer: Science and Stories

Pembrolizumab, also known as Keytruda®, is a drug used to treat a variety of cancers1. In breast cancer, Keytruda is currently used to treat both early and secondary triple negative breast cancer (TNBC).

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8th March 2024

Lisa's story

We're sharing stories from some of our wonderful members of the community who have a diagnosis of Triple Negative. Lisa shares her story.

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3rd March 2024

Mary's story for Triple Negative Breast Cancer Day

For #TripleNegativeBreastCancerDay (Sun 3 March, 2024) we are shining a light on some of our wonderful members of the community who have a diagnosis of Triple Negative. Mary shares her story.

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3rd March 2024

Kathryn's story for Triple Negative Breast Cancer Day

For #TripleNegativeBreastCancerDay (Sun 3 March, 2024) we are shining a light on some of our wonderful members of the community who have a diagnosis of Triple Negative. Kathryn shares her story.

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15th February 2024

Lianne gets ready for the Falkirk Wheel Abseil Challenge

Next month sees the launch of one of our new fundraising challenges: Abseiling the Falkirk Wheel! Lianne from the Make 2nds Count Fundraising Team will be taking part in this epic challenge to raise money to help support secondary breast cancer patients.

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26th January 2024

Marette Edwards Story and fundraising for M2C

We recently caught up with one of our ambassadors Marette, who's husband has signed up to take part in the London Marathon in April. We wanted to know a bit about Marette and why her husband has choose to fundraise for Make 2nds Count.

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7th January 2024

SBC & Me

SBC & ME Date of Diagnosis: 13/04/2021 Current Treatment Line: Palbociclib, denosumab, zoladex, apixaban, letrozole How Does SBC Affect Your Life: The cancer is in my bones and I had a proximal femoral endoprosthetic replacement (replacement of hip socket and femur) walking is difficult and the distance is limited. I still work full time as it provides my normality and a distraction from the cancer world of hospital appointments and scans.

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20th December 2023

Aromatase Inhibitors for Secondary Breast Cancer: Science and Stories

Aromatase inhibitors are a class of drugs that can be used to treat hormone receptor-positive (HR+) subtypes of breast cancer1. Aromatase inhibitors can be used in the treatment of early HR+ breast cancer, but here we will focus on aromatase inhibitors in treating secondary (metastatic, advanced) breast cancer.

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