Hi Nik and welcome to the BCC forums
In addition to the valuable support and shared experiences here please do call our helpline to talk any concerns/queries over with one of our team, they are here to offer further support, a listening ear and information. Lines are open 9-5 weekdays and 10-2 Saturdays on 0808 800 6000
I hope you find the following link to information from BCC about treatments for breast cancer useful along with further support services including our 'one to one' support service which you can read about via the second link:
Welcome to the forums. I'm sorry to hear of your diagnosis, the first few weeks are always difficult when coming to terms with your diagnosis and treatment.
As well as the support you will receive on the forums you might find it helpful to order the BCC resources pack. It has been specifically designed for those newly diagnosed and contains information to help you understand your diagnosis, test results and the various treatments available. If you would like to order a copy just follow the link bellow:-
You may also like to talk things through with one of the helpline staff, they are there to offer emotional support as well as provide information. The free phone number is 0808 800 6000 and lines are open 9-5 Monday to Friday and 10-2 Saturday.