One in five cancer patients have a rare form of cancer

Rare forms of cancer, including breast cancer in men, are hardly known to the general public. Yet in the Netherlands about one in five cancer patients develop a rare form of this disease. Integral cancer centre the Netherlands (IKNL), healthcare professionals and...

Impression film of the 2017 Breast Cancer Symposium

The third edition of the Breast Cancer Symposium took place in Putten on 7 October 2017. The “by patients, for patients” symposium was all about Time to choose. What choices are there? Why is conscious decision-making so important when dealing with breast...

Breast cancer symposium Saturday, 6 October 2018

The fourth edition of the Breast Cancer Symposium will take place in Doorn on 6 October 2018. This symposium is open to patients in all phases of treatment or survivorship care, both male and female. ‘If you have gone through the treatment and you are no longer...

Retreat for men with cancer: 29 October – 1 November

If you need to unwind and search your soul, a retreat can be quite beneficial. A cancer diagnosis has a major impact on all areas of life and requires much more than just physical care. Questions about meaning and emotions require attention and can cause a great deal...

Fact sheet on treatment methods, online now!

A fact sheet will be online from 8 December 2018 to inform men with breast cancer, but also loved ones, researchers and medical professionals about all possible treatment methods for men. This fact sheet provides an overview of all treatment methods, including short...