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Pre Budget Submission 2017
Date: 
04/10/2016

Pre Budget Submission 2017

Cancer patients are being hammered financially by the prescription charge, the cost of medicine and the €75 in-patient charge, says the Irish Cancer Society in its Pre Budget Submission to Government.

Date: 
27/09/2016

Irish cancer patient with multiple myeloma becomes the first patient worldwide to be treated with a new potentially life-saving drug

An Irish patient with the blood cancer ‘multiple myeloma’ has become the first in the world to take part in a new drug trial for patients with the disease who respond poorly to standard treatment.

Rory Best BT Shop for Change Launch 2016
Date: 
27/09/2016

BT Shop for Change 2016

Recent research indicates 49% of people surveyed in Ireland wear just half of the clothes in their wardrobe on a regular basis, 28% wear just a quarter regularly, while 25% have six or more items in their wardrobe that they have never worn once, according to a survey* commissioned by communicatio

Date: 
19/09/2016

Irish Cancer Society’s Pink Partners 2016

September 19th, 2016: RTE broadcaster Miriam O’Callaghan was tickled pink today as she announced the names of 18 Irish companies preparing to Paint it Pink this October to raise funds for the Irish Cancer Society.

Date: 
14/09/2016

Political Education Campaign - HPV vaccine

The Irish Cancer Society has today launched a political education campaign to address the misinformation surrounding the national HPV vaccination programme.

Date: 
13/09/2016

The Real Cost of Cancer

Last year, the Irish Cancer Society published its Real Cost of Cancer report.

This report examined the cost of a cancer diagnosis, and found that on average, it meant an extra €862 a month in expenses, and a loss of income of €1,400.

Date: 
09/09/2016

Dempsey's Dare

Friday, 9th September: The nation’s favourite breakfast show presenter, Ian Dempsey, this morning announced live on air that he is willing to get his first tattoo after being dared by thousands of listeners.

Date: 
06/09/2016

Decoding Cancer Event: New Hope in Multiple Myeloma Treatment

Event: Dercoding Cancer - new hoppe in multiple myeloma treatment

When: Thursday, 8 September 2016 from 18:30 to 19:45 (IST)

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