# cancer - Yesterday’s News
The singer has spoken out about his life since being diagnosed with rectal cancer.
# cancer - Wednesday 19 April, 2017
A TG4 documentary, Turas na hAilse, follows the patients as they make this journey together.
# cancer - Friday 7 April, 2017
'I'm alive today so I'll keep fighting': Irish mother raising funds for cancer drug not available in Ireland
Claire Graham is battling both breast and brain cancer while caring for her son who was also diagnosed with eye cancer.
# cancer - Wednesday 5 April, 2017
Sunderland and England striker Jermain Defoe has been listed as Bradley Lowery’s trainer.
# cancer - Saturday 1 April, 2017
A pair of dogs are now 100% accurate in their new role as breast cancer spotters, according to researchers.
# cancer - Friday 31 March, 2017
# cancer - Thursday 30 March, 2017
Noreen Fraser was a TV producer in the US.
# cancer - Friday 24 March, 2017
You’ve probably already spotted some of the 2,000 yellow-clad volunteers fundraising for the Irish Cancer Society today.
# cancer - Tuesday 14 March, 2017
Amy Krouse Rosenthal had recently written about being terminally ill and leaving behind her husband Jason.
# cancer - Saturday 11 March, 2017
The teenager is currently undergoing treatment in Texas.
# cancer - Tuesday 28 February, 2017
There have been “major reductions” in the number of children passing away from the disease.
# cancer - Monday 27 February, 2017
Rates of oesophageal cancer are much higher here than the European average, and the OCF wants to change that.
# cancer - Thursday 23 February, 2017
Cancer and heart diseases were the main causes of death for Irish people last year.
# cancer - Tuesday 21 February, 2017
# cancer - Monday 20 February, 2017
X-ray report left in Penneys, patient's mental health data faxed to a bank - 113 HSE data breach calamities revealed
The HSE says that it takes its responsibility under data protection legislation “very seriously”.
# cancer - Saturday 18 February, 2017
OncoMark’s test would make it easier to work out which breast cancer patients require the treatment.
# cancer - Wednesday 15 February, 2017
The public has been urged not to trust the internet for medical advice.
# cancer - Tuesday 14 February, 2017
“On this Valentine’s Day, I didn’t just receive a teddy or a card, but the chance of life.”
Over €69,000 has been raised for Shan Tynan’s treatment today alone.
# cancer - Tuesday 7 February, 2017
Sinn Féin’s Pearse Doherty said the response from the government in Letterkenny is “pathetic”.
# cancer - Saturday 4 February, 2017
Up to one third of the most common cancers are preventable by making improvements to our diet. But there’s no need to ban toast just yet, writes Louise Reynolds.
# cancer - Saturday 28 January, 2017
The British actor, who was twice nominated for an Oscar, had been battling cancer.
# cancer - Friday 27 January, 2017
The HPV vaccine can prevent men from contracting genital warts and a number of HPV-associated cancers – but in Ireland it is only offered for free to girls.
# cancer - Monday 23 January, 2017
The team at UCC are looking to fund their ground-breaking research into leukaemia.
# cancer - Thursday 19 January, 2017
A daughter of one of the 13 patients whose cancers were missed said it was important that the mistake made was acknowledged.
# cancer - Wednesday 18 January, 2017
This form of cancer is often resistant to treatment, but researchers say they’ve found a new means to fight it.
# cancer - Thursday 12 January, 2017
A US study has found that cannabis almost certainly reduces chronic pain and eases nausea from chemotherapy.
# cancer - Wednesday 11 January, 2017
The Irish Cancer Society’s controversial “I want to get cancer” awareness campaign launched last week.
# cancer - Sunday 8 January, 2017
Why are men are 36% more likely to die of cancer compared to women, and how can we change this?
# cancer - Wednesday 4 January, 2017
The campaign is based on different uses of the word ‘get’ and is aimed at people that are likely to get cancer in the next three years.
# cancer - Saturday 31 December, 2016
More than 25% of all alcohol-attributable cancer cases related to breast cancer, a new study found.
# cancer - Wednesday 28 December, 2016
In an extract from her autobiography, business woman Jo Malone writes about being told she had breast cancer.
Children aged 11 to 18 consume on average 234 cans of sugar-sweetened soft drinks each year.
# cancer - Thursday 22 December, 2016
An ongoing online campaign against in-school vaccinations is not based on scientific evidence, and is contradicted by volumes of it.
# cancer - Tuesday 20 December, 2016
The 50 Irish patients will join almost 5,000 taking part worldwide on the trial.
# cancer - Thursday 15 December, 2016
Both diagnoses and death rates are higher among men.
# cancer - Saturday 10 December, 2016
A terminally ill cancer patient, who has self-treated with cannabis, says legislation must pass in Ireland.
# cancer - Thursday 8 December, 2016
# cancer - Wednesday 30 November, 2016
Having a poor diet can even have major implications for the overall outcome of cancer treatment, say doctors.
# cancer - Friday 25 November, 2016
Finian Kenny was given 18 months to live before being treated with CAR T-Cell therapy