This Breast Cancer Awareness Month the McGrath Foundation is playing a key role in (1) promoting the importance of breast health understanding and (2) fundraising to place McGrath Breast Care Nurses where they are needed.

LATEST NEWS: Mums could hold the key to building a nation of 'Breastperts'

Our second annual McGrath Breast Health Index reveals mother daughter conversations are vital for action on breast health. Encouraging mothers to talk to their daughters about breast health as well as puberty could be the key to improving early detection of breast cancer, according to new research.

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Want to know more? Check out our latest blog posts below.

What are the risk factors

With so much information out there, sometimes it can be difficult to determine what is and is not a genuine risk factor for breast cancer.

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Tips for Talking with Teens

As parents, plenty of us struggle with tricky topic but this research reinforces the need for mums to have conversations with their daughters about changes.

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How to Check

One of the most important health decisions you can make for yourself is committing to being breast aware and regularly checking your breasts.

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