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Redhead300 duo Keith and Fergal
Date: 
16/06/2017

Cancer survivor on 300-mile cross country trek for charity

Redhead300, a charity fundraising walk in aid of the Irish Cancer Society, will see a Derry duo take on a 300 mile walk from Derry to Crosshaven, Co. Cork this summer.

Date: 
14/06/2017

Irish Cancer Society launches first virtual marathon in Ireland

Take on ‘Marathon in a Month’ and reduce cancer risk while raising funds to support cancer patients

Date: 
09/06/2017

Society welcomes ten year vision for health service

Recommendations have potential to end unequal access to healthcare and crippling costs for cancer patients 

Date: 
29/05/2017

Move to HPV testing would be a welcome step in battle against cervical cancer

The Irish Cancer Society has today welcomed the findings of the Health information and Quality Authority’s (HIQA) assessment of cervical screening in Ireland, which advises a move to primary HPV testing to detect cervical cancer in women.

Date: 
18/05/2017

Irish cancer patients can play an even bigger role in research to stop cancer

Irish Cancer Society backs Just Ask Your Doctor! public information campaign to raise awareness of cancer trials.

Date: 
10/05/2017

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.

World Ovarian Cancer Day logo
Date: 
07/05/2017

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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