The Irish Cancer Society today welcome the passing of legislation that will ban smoking in cars where children are present. The Bill passed unanimously in the Dáil last night and the relevant authorities, including the Gardaí, will now work to introduce formal regulations.
A new report into the impact and effectiveness of the Irish Cancer Society’s Cancer Information Service, which is made up of the National Cancer Helpline Freefone 1800 200 700, Daffodil Centres and online services, has been released today.
The Irish Cancer Society will light thousands of candles in Dubh Linn garden, Dublin Castle at 6 pm on Tuesday, December 16th in a special celebration to send a message of hope to all those in Ireland affected by cancer this Christmas.
The Irish Cancer Society has said that cancer patients in need of a discretionary medical card are no clearer today as to whether they will get or retain a discretionary medical card while they are ill, following the publication of the Report of the Expert Panel on Medical Need for Medical Card E