Boob Club (aka Breast Friends) is a support group for women who have been diagnosed with breast cancer at a young age. By young we mean ‘breast cancer young’, generally indicating diagnosis under the age of 50.

The group meets for dinner in a pub for relaxed and informal chats. There is no formal agenda – women simply talk, listen and share their stories as they wish. Things we talk about include:

  • being diagnosed
  • making treatment decisions
  • how cancer affects our relationships
  • side effects of treatment (including effects on sexuality)
  • balancing work and treatment
  • our feelings about ourselves and our futures after cancer, and
  • how we feel changed by the experience.

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