This October we’re excited to tell you about new research into potential new ways to treat some breast cancer patients. Did you know that all our cancer research is funded through donations? So your Cups Against Breast Cancer coffee morning this October can make a real difference.
The European Cancer Concord, involving the Irish Cancer Society and led by researchers from Queen’s University Belfast, has won the prestigious 2018 European Health Award. This award honours initiatives that help tackle some of Europe’s most pressing health challenges.
Today the Irish Cancer Society welcomed passage of the Public Health Alcohol Bill through all stages in the Dáil, calling it a ‘victory for public health’, which positions Ireland as a global leader in reducing alcohol-related harm.
Society - 'Move positions Ireland as global leader'
The Irish Cancer Society has today welcomed Minister Simon Harris' support for the inclusion of cancer labelling in the Public Health (Alcohol) Bill, relayed to the Society by the Minister yesterday evening.