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# Breast Cancer

This year
HSE approves new drug that can cut the chances of breast cancer recurring by over 30%
Donnelly asks HSE to undo cuts to allowances as breast cancer survivors voice anger on Liveline
'Concerning' delays for mammograms as Dublin hospitals struggle to recruit staff
Beaumont Hospital is considering outsourcing some appointments to deal with the backlog, one patient was told.
Patients are concerned it is taking months to get an appointment for certain scans, potentially delaying a cancer diagnosis
Extra consultants are due to start working in the coming months, but staffing levels remain an issue
"It is unacceptable that a person should wait too long before getting access to a vital diagnostic appointment," the CEO of the Irish Cancer Society said
Last year
Sabina Higgins thanks public for support following breast cancer treatment
'When you come out of hospital, you can’t even lift a bag of sugar for four or five weeks'
Family receive apology from National Screening Service after mammogram errors miss cancer
All time
Happy Pear twins apologise after criticism of breast cancer video
'Essential' that Government supports BreastCheck after appointments delayed by up to a year
Tributes paid to Girls Aloud singer Sarah Harding as 'shining star' dies aged 39
Existing drug could treat ‘aggressive’ triple-negative breast cancer – study
Cervical screening to resume next month - breast and bowel cancer screening to restart in September
Just 937 CervicalCheck tests and no BreastCheck exams were carried out in April
'This week I had to receive the results of my latest scan on my own'
Holly Kennedy
Opinion: Examined in the toilet, protesting in a chair for a bed - my battle for comfort in hospital
Artificial intelligence beats doctors in breast cancer diagnosis
Irish research on type of breast cancer may have found new treatment approach
Menopausal hormone therapies linked to increase in breast cancer risk - study
A lump was placed on Molly Malone's breast to see if anyone would notice
Here's how to check your breasts for lumps, because October should be about more than just pink things
Leaflets making false link between abortion and cancer on offer at World Meeting of Families
Irish scientists discover new treatment to help prevent relapse of aggressive form of breast cancer
Woman's breast cancer eradicated after therapy harnesses the power of her immune system
FactCheck: Does abortion increase the risk of a woman developing breast cancer?
English breast screening scandal: Up to 270 women may have had lives shortened over IT error
'I felt really alone': 33-year-old wants to help young cancer patients with online magazine
'I'm heartbroken': Irish author Emma Hannigan laid to rest following 11-year battle with cancer
Writers join together to push Irish author's new book to top spot after terminal diagnosis
NUIG scientists develop new method of fighting breast cancer
Women who work nights have a strikingly increased risk of getting cancer
'We are facing into a cancer epidemic': More people are surviving, but diagnoses continue to rise
Veep and Seinfeld star Julia Louis-Dreyfus says she has breast cancer
'Every night I was so glad it was me. Thank god it was me and not them'
'When I was sick with cancer I had no energy or enthusiasm. Then I heard about dragon boating'
Breast cancer patients may be spared debilitating side effects 'by only using radiation on tumour'
143 women in Donegal are waiting over a year for a breast clinic appointment
Harris postpones plan to ration supports for women with breast cancer
German Shepherds can detect breast cancer by sniffing bandages
Over 350,000 people died from alcohol-related cancer in just one year
'It's not cancer, is it?' Jo Malone on the health scare that changed her life
Jo Malone
Call for Irish breast cancer patients to take part in new drug trial