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.
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.
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.
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.