More cases of breast cancer were detected in 2005-06 by the NHS breast screening programme than in any previous year, The Information Centre for health and social care announced today.

Over 13,500 cases of breast cancer were diagnosed in women aged 50 and over, an increase of 13 per cent over the previous year.

Read the report here

More cases of breast cancer were detected in 2005-06 by the NHS breast screening programme than in any previous year, The Information Centre for health and social care announced today.

Over 13,500 cases of breast cancer were diagnosed in women aged 50 and over, an increase of 13 per cent over the previous year.

Read the report here