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.
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.
Reacting to Professor Robert Steele’s review of Safety Incident Management Report into missed cancers at Wexford General Hospital, the Irish Cancer Society has said that the review raises serious questions about how incidents are reported, why staff concerns weren’t acted on promptly, and how lon