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Cancer survival rates rise in Ireland


Just as I reported in the last few days that cancer deaths are falling in the UK, an all-Ireland report issued today also shows that survival rates for cancer are continuing to rise,  even… Continue reading

HSE publishes hospital performance figures


I have just been listening to a very interesting discussion on Pat Kenny’s radio show this morning concerning this report. The Health Service Executive has published detailed performance figures of 29 of its… Continue reading

Bereavement Pin Launched


It is estimated that some 300,000 are newly affected by bereavement every year.  Earlier this month, RTE’s Pat Kenny launched a new Bereavement Pin for the Irish Hospice Foundation, created by Irish jewellery… Continue reading