This year's Fashion Targets Breast Cancer campaign is continuing at Brown Thomas and BT2 stores nationwide. This short video with Jennifer Maguire and Áine Lawlor explains a little more about Fashion Targets Breast Cancer.
As part of the European Week Against Cancer (EWAC) 2013, the Irish Cancer Society along with the Association of European Cancer Leagues (ECL) has organised a European Youth Poster Competition, open to children all over Europe between the ages of 10 and 18 - and now you can vote for the best posters.
Recent media coverage about Angelina Jolie and her decision to opt for bilateral mastectomy has highlighted the issue of genetic breast cancer and the genes BRCA1 and BRCA2. Here is some useful information which may help you better understand some more about it and perhaps answer some of your questions.
Volunteers help the Irish Cancer Society in so many ways. To mark the beginning of National Volunteering Week in Ireland, we wanted to pay tribute to the efforts of all our volunteers, all over Ireland.
Today the Irish Cancer Society, with campaign sponsor Crown Paints and media partner SPIN 1038, launched their new fundraising campaign – the Colour Dash. The vibrant 5k fun run will take place on Saturday 27th July in Phoenix Park. This event will be the only powder paint run in Ireland with 100% of money raised going to a charity.
As thousands of people across the country flock to parks, beaches and their back gardens in the hope of good weather over the long weekend, the Irish Cancer Society is reminding everyone to reduce their risk of skin cancer when outdoors by protecting their skin in four ways, as outlined in the SunSmart Code.
This year’s Moylagh JFK 50-Mile Challenge, in aid of the Irish Cancer Society and LARCC (Lakelands Area Retreat & Cancer Centre), a cancer support centre based in Mullingar, Co Westmeath, will take place on Saturday, June 8th.