Breast cancer

If you or someone you know has been diagnosed with breast cancer, we can provide the information you need, whether you're making a decision about treatment, looking for support or need to understand the basics.

Living with breast cancer can be difficult, but there's help out there. We can help you find support and offer information on symptoms and side-effects after cancer treatment.

Find out more

Find out about breast cancer and the kinds of breast cancer that can affect women and men.

More on breast cancer

The exact cause of breast cancer is unknown, but there are risk factors that can increase your chance of developing the disease. Learn about the key facts about cancer in Ireland, risk factors and how lifestyle changes can reduce your risk.

Information on prevention

Download our booklets and factsheets, including information about cancer of the breast, treatments, side-effects, emotional effects, financial information and more.
You can also read our webpages about coping with cancer,

Call our Cancer Nurseline

Freephone 1800 200 700 to talk to a specialist cancer nurse.
It's open Monday-Thursday from 9am to 6pm and Friday from 9am to 5pm