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Photo of Stephanie Powell, the face of Daffodil Day
Date: 
22/02/2018

Meet Stephanie, the face of Daffodil Day

Meet inspirational cancer survivor Stephanie Powell – the face of our Daffodil Day campaign. Stephanie was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2011 after hoping that a persistent lump would go away. It didn’t. Stephanie had an aggressive form of cancer. 

Daffodil Day 2018 Corporate
Date: 
22/02/2018

Bobby Kerr and Norah Casey urge companies to make Daffodil Day their business

Bobby Kerr and Norah Casey are urging the business community to show their support for cancer patients by getting involved in Daffodil Day on March 23rd.  Both have experienced cancer in their lives and Norah’s husband also tragically died from cancer.

Date: 
16/02/2018

Irish Cancer Society welcomes National Development Plan

Society calls for further clarity on development of Comprehensive Cancer Centre

Image of processed food
Date: 
15/02/2018

Irish Cancer Society reaction to processed food causing cancer news story

You may have seen the news today about a possible link between highly processed foods and cancer.

Miriam O'Callaghan with the Daff Man at the launch of the 2018 Irish Cancer Society Daffodil Day campaign
Date: 
09/02/2018

Daffodil Day funds critical to support record numbers with cancer

Miriam O’Callaghan has urged people to dig deep this Daffodil Day to help the record number of Irish people with cancer. The RTE broadcaster, who lost a sister to cancer, was speaking at the launch today of the Irish Cancer Society’s 2018 Daffodil Day, which will take place on 23rd March.

Portrait of Amy Mahon, Relay For Life Global Hero of Hope
Date: 
04/02/2018

Kildare cancer survivor named ‘Hero of Hope’

Thyroid cancer survivor Amy Mahon from Newbridge, Co Kildare has been named as the Irish ‘Global Hero of Hope’ on World Cancer Day, Sunday, 4 February.

Boots Announced as Main Sponsor for Daffodil Day 2018
Date: 
02/02/2018

Boots Ireland announced as official main sponsor of Daffodil Day 2018

Boots Ireland has today announced they are extending their support for the Irish Cancer Society by becoming the official main sponsor of Daffodil Day 2018. 

Cervical Cancer Prevention Week: Get screened. Prevent Cervical Cancer.
Date: 
29/01/2018

Cervical Screening Saves Lives

To mark European Cervical Cancer Prevention week, the Irish Cancer Society is urging women to ensure that they are up to date with their cervical cancer screening as it can save lives. Cervical cancer is the only gynaecological cancer that can be prevented by having regular smear tests.

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