Dr Kat Arney (left) and cancer survivor Heather Millgate
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Breast cancer risk rising in UK

The number of women being diagnosed with breast cancer is increasing, and women now have a one in eight chance of developing the illness at some point in their lives.

Cancer Research UK says that lifestyle factors including lack of exercise and drinking alcohol are partly to blame.

Dr Kat Arney from Cancer Research UK and cancer survivor Heather Millgate spoke to Breakfast News about the new figures.

  • 04 Feb 2011