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Irish Cancer Society position paper on e-cigarettes
Date: 
31/05/2019

Irish Cancer Society position paper on e-cigarettes

The Irish Cancer Society and Irish Heart Foundation have published a joint position paper on e-cigarettes and heated tobacco products (HTP).

Date: 
27/05/2019

Skin cancer prevention plan a welcome step – now it must be resourced

The Irish Cancer Society has today welcomed the launch of the first skin cancer prevention plan for Ireland, and called on the Government to follow through on this ambition by ensuring the plan is adequately funded and resourced.

Date: 
17/05/2019

Cutbacks reducing potentially lifesaving treatment options for people with cancer

Cancer Trials Ireland has said that the €3 million cut in its grant is now having a direct impact on potentially breakthrough treatments being available for people in Ireland with cancer.

fit for work and life
Date: 
16/05/2019

Irish Cancer Society says community empowerment key to improving health and wellbeing

Society launches Fit for Work and Life programme evaluation report with participants eating better, exercising more and attending for screening as a result

Irish Cancer Society volunteers
Date: 
14/05/2019

National Volunteering Week 2019

The Irish Cancer Society has said that approximately 270,000 hours of volunteers’ time is needed every year to help the Society work towards a future without cancer.

Booklet: Alcohol, Cancer and Your Health
Date: 
10/05/2019

Recently updated: Alcohol, Cancer and Your Health booklet

Did you know you can reduce your chance of getting cancer if you avoid alcohol or drink only a little?

Date: 
07/05/2019

World Ovarian Cancer Day, 8 May 2019

On World Ovarian Cancer Day, 8 May, Ireland’s foremost ovarian cancer campaigners, researchers and patient advocates are advising women across Ireland not to ignore the warning signs of ovarian cancer, a disease commonly known as the ‘silent killer’.

bowel cancer
Date: 
18/04/2019

Screening has prevented over 6,000 people from developing bowel cancer

Irish Cancer Society says 5 minute poo test could be the difference between life and death
 

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