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Date: 
22/11/2016

Work of Irish scientists has the potential to greatly improve prostate cancer detection

Irish scientists have developed a new and innovative device which they are using to test a newly proposed method for the detection of prostate cancer, which should offer a significant improvement in tumour detection compared with existing methods.

Date: 
21/11/2016

Study opens in Ireland to investigate pregnancy after breast cancer

An international cancer study has opened in Ireland to investigate the risks for young women who had breast cancer and attempt to get pregnant.

Date: 
18/11/2016

Data from 1,300 Irish men collected as country’s first quality-of-life study of prostate cancer patients gets underway

From treatment and care to physical and mental wellbeing and quality of life, newly-diagnosed prostate cancer patients are sharing their experiences with the disease as part of the development of Ireland’s first national prostate cancer registry.

Date: 
17/11/2016

Tackling pancreatic cancer survival rates remains a huge challenge

The Irish Cancer Society has said that while progress is being made in relation to the treatment of pancreatic cancer patients, survival rates are still too low and the cancer largely remains a cancer of unmet need.

Date: 
14/11/2016

Would you like to help us understand the quality of life needs of Irish metastatic breast cancer patients?

If you are over 18 and have a diagnosis of metastatic breast cancer, you may be interested in taking part in a research project which has the potential to help us better understand the quality of life needs of patients like you.

Date: 
10/11/2016

Nine out of ten prostate cancer patients survive over five years compared to just one in three in 1976

More men are surviving prostate cancer than ever before thanks to huge strides in the prevention, detection and treatment of the disease.

Éist Cancer Support Centre
Date: 
10/11/2016

Men supporting one another through prostate cancer

Nick Rowe from Bagenalstown, Liam Dowling from Castlecomer and Patrick Hughes from Bagenalstown vary in age and backgrounds but what they do share is the incredible support of Éist Cancer Support Centre as they faced their own prostate cancer fight.

Date: 
02/11/2016

Irish scientists find new hope in overcoming potentially deadly form of breast cancer

Irish scientists have found a potential new way to treat one of the most aggressive and difficult to treat forms of breast cancer.

Date: 
01/11/2016

Irish Cancer Society says that prostate cancer survivors need more support post-treatment

The Irish Cancer Society, in partnership with The Movember Foundation, has said that while survival rates for prostate cancer were steadily increasing, up from 68.9% to 90.6% over the la

Date: 
28/10/2016

Irish Cancer Society calls on the public to be breast aware on Paint it Pink Day

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and as part of Paint it Pink Day on October 28th the Irish Cancer Society is urging everyone to be breast aware and watch out for the signs and symptoms of breast cancer.

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