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Irish dairy farmer with cow
Date: 
02/07/2019

More than one skin cancer death a week from the construction and farming sector

Irish Cancer Society teams up with the Irish Congress of Trade Unions to spread the SunSmart message this summer

SunSmart Code Ireland
Date: 
26/06/2019

Irish Cancer Society urges the public to be SunSmart as Met Éireann forecasts increased temperatures and a high UV Index

The Irish Cancer Society is urging the public to take measures to protect their skin, even if there is cloud cover, as Met Éireann predicts that temperatures are set to rise over the coming days.

Dingle Marathon runner Rosie Palmer
Date: 
12/06/2019

Breast cancer survivor running Dingle Marathon on behalf of Irish Cancer Society

Rosie Palmer is running the 2019 Dingle marathon on behalf of the Irish Cancer Society.

Rosie was first diagnosed with breast cancer in February 2013, just after her 37th birthday.

Sylvia Thompson being presented with the Global Lung Cancer Coalition (GLCC) award, for coverage of lung cancer, by Kevin O’Hagan, Cancer Prevention Manager with the Irish Cancer Society.
Date: 
05/06/2019

Irish Cancer Society awards Irish Times Journalist for lung cancer coverage during awareness month

The Irish Cancer Society has awarded journalist Sylvia Thompson the Global Lung Cancer Coalition (GLCC) journalist award for her coverage of lung cancer during the Society’s annual Lung Cancer Awareness Month.

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).

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