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#Emma Mhic Mhathúna

# emma-mhic-mhathuna - Monday 7 October, 2019

Family of Emma Mhic Mhathúna pay tribute on first anniversary of her death
# Fondly Remembered
# Fondly Remembered

Family of Emma Mhic Mhathúna pay tribute on first anniversary of her death

Oct 7th 2019, 9:17 AM 16,355 Views 9 Comments

The mother-of-five passed away on 7 October 2018.

# emma-mhic-mhathuna - Friday 4 October, 2019

Cervical cancer campaigner Emma Mhic Mhathuna to be honoured on first anniversary
# Flowers For Emma
# Flowers For Emma

Cervical cancer campaigner Emma Mhic Mhathuna to be honoured on first anniversary

Oct 4th 2019, 3:24 PM 35,024 Views 7 Comments

Emma was diagnosed with cervical cancer in 2016.

# emma-mhic-mhathuna - Wednesday 10 October, 2018

CervicalCheck: Report author says it's 'likely' that more women are affected
# Cancer Screening
# Cancer Screening

CervicalCheck: Report author says it's 'likely' that more women are affected

Oct 10th 2018, 7:11 PM 10,096 Views 17 Comments

Dr Gabriel Scally told an Oireachtas Committee that an initial review to identify women involved was flawed.

Funeral cortège of Emma Mhic Mhathúna passes by Leinster House
# CervicalCheck
# CervicalCheck

Funeral cortège of Emma Mhic Mhathúna passes by Leinster House

Oct 10th 2018, 4:43 PM 20,023 Views 11 Comments

Crowds gathered to remember and thank Emma, who had spoken on behalf of the women affected by the CervicalCheck controversy.

'Not part of God's plan': Hundreds attend Dublin funeral for Emma Mhic Mhathúna
# St Mary's Pro Cathedral
# St Mary's Pro Cathedral

'Not part of God's plan': Hundreds attend Dublin funeral for Emma Mhic Mhathúna

Updated Oct 10th 2018, 2:55 PM 38,872 Views 44 Comments

The funeral cortège passed by the Dáil, the Department of Health, and Áras an Uachtarán.

A woman with the strength of the sea: The Kerry Gaeltacht says goodbye to Emma Mhic Mhathúna
# Ar Dheis Dé
# Ar Dheis Dé

A woman with the strength of the sea: The Kerry Gaeltacht says goodbye to Emma Mhic Mhathúna

Oct 10th 2018, 12:10 AM 30,333 Views 15 Comments

A funeral Mass was held yesterday for Emma Mhic Mhathúna in Séipéal na Carraige, the church where she was a Eucharistic minister.

# emma-mhic-mhathuna - Tuesday 9 October, 2018

'A star that inspires us': Community gathers to send Emma Mhic Mhathúna on her final journey
# Kerry
# Kerry

'A star that inspires us': Community gathers to send Emma Mhic Mhathúna on her final journey

Updated Oct 9th 2018, 2:40 PM 33,518 Views 7 Comments

The first of two funeral masses took place at Seipeal na Carraige, Baile na nGall this morning.

# emma-mhic-mhathuna - Monday 8 October, 2018

'She was a real lioness as a mother': Friends and neighbours remember Emma Mhic Mhathúna
# Ar Dheis Dé
# Ar Dheis Dé

'She was a real lioness as a mother': Friends and neighbours remember Emma Mhic Mhathúna

Oct 8th 2018, 9:14 AM 32,855 Views 27 Comments

Emma died yesterday – just five months after being told that her cancer was terminal.

# emma-mhic-mhathuna - Sunday 7 October, 2018

'We will miss her beyond words': Cervical Check campaigner Emma Mhic Mhathúna dies aged 37
# Emma Mhic Mhathúna
# Emma Mhic Mhathúna

'We will miss her beyond words': Cervical Check campaigner Emma Mhic Mhathúna dies aged 37

Updated Oct 7th 2018, 2:15 PM 136,647 Views 159 Comments

She was one of the women at the centre of the Cervical Check scandal.

# emma-mhic-mhathuna - Thursday 26 July, 2018

Emma Mhic Mhathúna receives extra portion of settlement to purchase Dublin home close to treatment
# High Court
# High Court

Emma Mhic Mhathúna receives extra portion of settlement to purchase Dublin home close to treatment

Jul 26th 2018, 1:49 PM 34,767 Views 27 Comments

A Dublin home would mean the mother wouldn’t have to travel to and from Kerry for her cancer treatment.

# emma-mhic-mhathuna - Thursday 5 July, 2018

'In some ways I just wish it was all over' - Emma Mhic Mhathúna says cancer has spread to her brain
# Cervicalcheck Scandal
# Cervicalcheck Scandal

'In some ways I just wish it was all over' - Emma Mhic Mhathúna says cancer has spread to her brain

Jul 5th 2018, 12:00 PM 65,016 Views 43 Comments

Emma last week settled a €7.5 million settlement with the HSE over her incorrect smear test results.

# emma-mhic-mhathuna - Friday 29 June, 2018

Emma Mhic Mhathúna on €7.5m settlement: 'It makes a big difference for all women'
# CervicalCheck
# CervicalCheck

Emma Mhic Mhathúna on €7.5m settlement: 'It makes a big difference for all women'

Updated Jun 29th 2018, 8:36 PM 42,130 Views 66 Comments

The terminally ill mother-of-five settled her case against the HSE and Quest Diagnostics.

# emma-mhic-mhathuna - Thursday 31 May, 2018

Women affected by CervicalCheck controversy 'borrowing money to get to healthcare appointments'
# Smear Tests
# Smear Tests

Women affected by CervicalCheck controversy 'borrowing money to get to healthcare appointments'

May 31st 2018, 9:42 PM 17,190 Views 0 Comments

The women in question are afraid, angry and confused, Stephen Donnelly said.

# emma-mhic-mhathuna - Wednesday 30 May, 2018

Photos: Protests take place around the country over CervicalCheck controversy
# Standing4women
# Standing4women

Photos: Protests take place around the country over CervicalCheck controversy

May 30th 2018, 10:04 PM 10,041 Views 0 Comments

Emma Mhic Mhathúna, one of the women diagnosed with terminal cancer, addressed the Dublin protest.

HSE yet to admit liabilility in Emma Mhic Mhathúna's Cervical Check case
# Cervical Check Scandal
# Cervical Check Scandal

HSE yet to admit liabilility in Emma Mhic Mhathúna's Cervical Check case

May 30th 2018, 4:19 PM 7,609 Views 0 Comments

The Taoiseach has previously stated that none of the women affected by the Cervical Check scandal would have to go to court.

# emma-mhic-mhathuna - Thursday 24 May, 2018

HSE accepts providing cervical smear slides for three women affected by scandal is 'critical and urgent'
# Emma Mhic Mhathúna
# Emma Mhic Mhathúna

HSE accepts providing cervical smear slides for three women affected by scandal is 'critical and urgent'

May 24th 2018, 1:46 PM 8,884 Views 0 Comments

The case of three women affected by the controversy was being heard in High Court today.

# emma-mhic-mhathuna - Monday 14 May, 2018

HSE says 18 women affected by CervicalCheck controversy have died
# Smear Tests
# Smear Tests

HSE says 18 women affected by CervicalCheck controversy have died

May 14th 2018, 9:05 PM 18,751 Views 30 Comments

The previous figure was 17 women.

# emma-mhic-mhathuna - Saturday 12 May, 2018

'Talk is cheap': Emma Mhic Mhathúna criticises the government on The Late Late Show
# Cervical Check
# Cervical Check

'Talk is cheap': Emma Mhic Mhathúna criticises the government on The Late Late Show

May 12th 2018, 8:14 AM 40,739 Views 75 Comments

Emma was diagnosed with cervical cancer in 2016, three years after a smear test result incorrectly came back as normal.

# emma-mhic-mhathuna - Friday 11 May, 2018

'He's lashing out': Tony O'Brien criticises TDs' conduct at committee meeting
# CervicalCheck
# CervicalCheck

'He's lashing out': Tony O'Brien criticises TDs' conduct at committee meeting

May 11th 2018, 12:08 PM 62,844 Views 74 Comments

Vicky Phelan accused the former Director General of the HSE of ‘throwing his toys out of the pram’.

'God forbid that a woman who got a letter might run to the media'
# Cervical Cancer
# Cervical Cancer

'God forbid that a woman who got a letter might run to the media'

May 11th 2018, 10:50 AM 62,978 Views 71 Comments

Tony O’Brien has criticised how some TDs conducted themselves at the Public Accounts Committee hearing yesterday.

# emma-mhic-mhathuna - Thursday 10 May, 2018

'It seared the soul of our country': Emotional scenes as Emma Mhic Mhathúna's interview raised in the Dáil
# CervicalCheck
# CervicalCheck

'It seared the soul of our country': Emotional scenes as Emma Mhic Mhathúna's interview raised in the Dáil

May 10th 2018, 1:31 PM 29,615 Views 58 Comments

“It is a stain on all our doors, it is a stain on all of us,” Labour’s Alan Kelly told his Dáil colleagues today.

'I had to collect my children from school and tell them that I’m dying': Emma Mhic Mhathúna
# CervicalCheck
# CervicalCheck

'I had to collect my children from school and tell them that I’m dying': Emma Mhic Mhathúna

May 10th 2018, 11:45 AM 105,099 Views 91 Comments

Tony O’Brien, Director General of the HSE, has said “anyone who is found to have failed in their duty” will be held to account.

# emma-mhic-mhathuna - Wednesday 2 May, 2018

'How did things get so bad?': Mother of five speaks out about delayed cancer diagnosis
# CervicalCheck
# CervicalCheck

'How did things get so bad?': Mother of five speaks out about delayed cancer diagnosis

May 2nd 2018, 8:24 AM 22,965 Views 35 Comments

“When there’s cancer in the house, the children are always worrying if everything is okay.”