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Recent figures show clear stabilisation of prostate cancer rates

Irish Cancer Society calls on all men to get regular prostate check-ups with their GP

An Irish Cancer Society Night Nurse

Shortage of Irish Cancer Society Night Nurses in Wexford

Society launches urgent recruitment campaign for nurses throughout the county

Copper for Cancer

Tommy taps into new ‘Copper for Cancer’ fundraiser to help cancer patients and families

Businessman Bobby Kerr launched initiative which asks plumbers to donate scrap metal

Plumber Tommy Hughes from Dooradoyle, Limerick has tapped into a new fundraising idea, Copper for Cancer, which he believes could raise much needed funds to help people affected by cancer.

Spot pancreatic cancer early early

Irish Cancer Society calls for greater awareness of signs and symptoms this World Pancreatic Cancer Day

Early diagnosis crucial in the fight against this disease

Early diagnosis is key to ensuring more people survive pancreatic cancer, the Irish Cancer Society has said as the organisation marks World Pancreatic Cancer Day today.

EL C who have brought out a Christmas single to raise funds for people affected by cancer

El C launches Don't Cry For Christmas to raise money for cancer charities

A former Sales Executive, Author and HR Guru, who were bandmates in the 70s, have reunited 40 years later with a special Christmas song to help raise funds for cancer research.

Over 1,400 people received free counselling to help cope with a cancer diagnosis in their lives

Surge in demand for cancer counselling services over 4 years

The Irish Cancer Society has released its 2016 counselling figures and said that the number of people accessing these services in cancer support centres has increased by 68% in just four years. If the data is compared over seven years the demand has increased a massive 490%.

Graphic: More than 40,000 people diagnosed with cancer in Ireland

More people getting and surviving cancer highlights urgent need to implement National Cancer Strategy

The Irish Cancer Society has today welcomed the latest annual report from the National Cancer Registry which reveals that annually there are more recorded incidences of cancer, but also more survivors, in Ireland than ever before.


Better health literacy can help save lives - top tips for improving quality of health information for men

To mark Movember and prostate cancer awareness month, the Irish Cancer Society has given its top tips to help organisations effectively communicate health information to men.

Coach Kavanagh and King of Snapchat brother James unite to launch annual campaign for the world’s largest men’s health charity, Movember

Kavanagh Mo Bros Unite To Launch Movember 2017

Coach Kavanagh and King of Snapchat brother James unite to launch annual campaign for the world’s largest men’s health charity, Movember.

This year Movember calls on Irish people to BE THE DIFFERENCE in men’s health and sign up


Majority of enquiries to Irish Cancer Society’s Cancer Nurses are about breast cancer

The vast majority of enquiries to the Irish Cancer Society’s Cancer Nurseline and Daffodil Centres around the country are in relation to breast cancer.

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