Body image

Experiences of ‘Body Image’ can be found in the Healthtalk Breast Cancer section.

Last reviewed July 2017.

Breast prostheses

Women who had a mastectomy without immediate breast reconstruction were given a lightweight foam prosthesis (false breast), which they could put inside their bra. This...

Radiotherapy for DCIS

Radiotherapy treats cancer by using high energy rays to destroy the cancer cells, while doing as little harm as possible to normal cells. Treatment is...