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Farmers across Ireland prepare to ‘Wrap It Pink’ in support of the Irish Cancer Society

For the third year running, Dairygold is gearing up to transform the landscape of rural Ireland with the launch of the ‘Wrap It Pink’ Campaign 2017, in association with the Irish Cancer Society.

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Ovarian cancer rates in Ireland 24% higher than in EU

Ahead of World Ovarian Cancer Day on 8 May, the Irish Cancer Society has said that Irish rates of ovarian cancer remain significantly higher than the EU average.

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One in four skin cancer deaths are from the construction and farming sector

Irish Cancer Society teams up with the Irish Farmer’s Association and the Construction Industry Federation to spread the SunSmart message this summer


La Roche-Posay launch 'Save Your Skin' campaign in partnership with the Irish Cancer Society

Broadcaster Karen Koster today launched La Roche-Posay’s “Save Your Skin” campaign in partnership with the Irish Cancer Society. The broadcaster was joined by her sons Finn (2) and JJ (1) in a bid to raise awareness of skin cancer prevention through SunSmart behaviour.

Irish Cancer Society hopes the positive results for BowelScreen will encourage uptake

The Irish Cancer Society is delighted to see the first round results and successes of Ireland’s national bowel cancer screening service. Three in four of the cancers caught by BowelScreen were at an early stage, which generally leads to better outcomes for the person with cancer.


Join women determined to stop cancer at this year’s Mini Marathon

Sign up to Team Irish Cancer Society before April 28th and help fight back against cancer

Dr Marty Holland presents the proceeds from the first leg of his Coast for Cancer challenge to Mark Mellett, Head of Fundraising, Irish Cancer Society.

Doc Martin to resume couch-surfing expedition in Donegal as he prepares to complete 4,000km Coast for Cancer walk

Couch surfing pensioner Dr Marty Holland will kick off the second leg of his Coast for Cancer challenge this Thursday, a 4,000km walk around the coast of Ireland in aid of the Irish Cancer Society.

Ballygowan Goes Gold

Ballygowan goes gold in fundraising drive

Ballygowan has officially unveiled a major new campaign to support increased cancer awareness and fund vital cancer support services for those who battle against the disease each day.

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