Young women urged 'check your breasts'
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Breast cancer campaign #checkthemout targets younger women

A BBC reporter who has breast cancer is behind a campaign targeting younger women.

Satnam Rana, 40, arts and culture correspondent for BBC Midlands Today, is due to undergo a mastectomy.

She's trying to persuade younger women, particularly in black and Asian communities, to check themselves regularly and spread the message using the hashtag #checkthemout.

  • 06 Oct 2017
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