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31 Oct 2017

Breast cancer experts share knowledge at free public seminar

The effectiveness of vitamin C in cancer treatment, benefits of self-hypnosis and the prospect of personalised medicine will be among topics discussed at a free public seminar as part of the NZ Breast Cancer Symposium on Sunday November 12th.
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31 Oct 2017

From black jersey to pink-at-heart: Ardie Savea becomes new breast cancer ambassador

Renowned rugby loose forward Ardie Savea has joined Breast Cancer Foundation NZ (BCFNZ) as an ambassador, spurred by the loss of his grandmother to breast cancer in 2005.
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25 Oct 2017

Extension of breast screening programme will “certainly save lives” – Breast Cancer Foundation NZ

A huge thanks to everyone who signed our petition last year to extend free breast screening for women between 70 and 74.
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24 Oct 2017

Art Gallery hosts artworks - plus models - from this month's campaign

Breast Cancer Foundation NZ’s striking art-inspired awareness campaign is coming full circle this weekend.
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24 Oct 2017

LGBTIQ+ breast cancer info now available

The Breast Cancer Foundation NZ website now has a section dedicated to the LGBTIQ+ community.
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17 Oct 2017

Free seminar on breast reconstruction tomorrow, Auckland

Breast Cancer Foundation NZ will host a free seminar on reconstruction after breast cancer on Wednesday October 18, 6:30pm-8:30pm, at Auckland University’s Medical School.
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16 Oct 2017

Third time lucky for Pink Caravan

First it was stopped by an earthquake, then a cyclone, but this time the Breast Cancer Foundation NZ hopes its Pink Caravan will make it to Levin and Palmerston North.
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13 Oct 2017

Capital’s bikers ride for breast cancer

Hundreds of “pinked out” motorbikes, from 50cc scooters to 2000cc Harley Davidson and Suzuki cruisers, are expected to take part in the Women’s International Motorcycle Association’s (WIMA) annual Wellington Pink Ribbon Ride this Sunday October 15, raising funds for Breast Cancer Foundation NZ.
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09 Oct 2017

Please support this week’s Pink Ribbon Appeal

Breast Cancer Foundation NZ is asking Kiwis everywhere to support its Pink Ribbon Appeal this Friday and Saturday.
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04 Oct 2017

Reduce your alcohol intake in October – make your next drink a mocktail!

October is breast cancer awareness month – and to celebrate, Breast Cancer Foundation NZ challenged top Auckland bartender Darren Miley to create three delicious alternatives to your usual alcohol-infused tipple.
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03 Oct 2017

Centuries on, ancient canvas prompts breast cancer awareness

Four hundred years ago, a young woman named Hendrickje Stoffels posed naked for her lover, Rembrandt.
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29 Sep 2017

Switching on pink lights to raise awareness about breast cancer

The 1st of October marked the first day of breast cancer awareness month, with different landmarks around New Zealand taking part in the international Global Illumination Campaign.
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