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#breastcheck

# breastcheck - Sunday 6 February, 2022

'Essential' that Government supports BreastCheck after appointments delayed by up to a year
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'Essential' that Government supports BreastCheck after appointments delayed by up to a year

Feb 6th 2022, 6:30 AM 9,610 Views 2 Comments

The service said it will be more in line with England during this time, which screens women every three years.

# breastcheck - Thursday 11 June, 2020

Simon Harris confirms that all cancer screening services will resume by July
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Simon Harris confirms that all cancer screening services will resume by July

Jun 11th 2020, 10:09 PM 16,203 Views 41 Comments

All screening services were cancelled in March when the Covid-19 pandemic began.

# breastcheck - Friday 29 May, 2020

Woman who claimed Breastcheck was negligent in her screening loses High Court case
# HSE
# HSE

Woman who claimed Breastcheck was negligent in her screening loses High Court case

May 29th 2020, 5:48 PM 24,106 Views 0 Comments

Six months after receiving a normal screening result, the Wexford mother-of-two was diagnosed with breast cancer.

# breastcheck - Thursday 24 May, 2018

BreastCheck director concerned as programme receives 15 solicitor's letters in past two weeks
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# Medical

BreastCheck director concerned as programme receives 15 solicitor's letters in past two weeks

May 24th 2018, 11:52 AM 14,289 Views 27 Comments

BreastCheck says it doesn’t want “to be diverting taxpayers funds on litigation services”.

# breastcheck - Monday 14 August, 2017

Over 25,000 women invited for a free breast check this year opted not to go
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# Breastcheck

Over 25,000 women invited for a free breast check this year opted not to go

Aug 14th 2017, 6:10 AM 12,913 Views 37 Comments

Free mammograms are offered every two years to all women aged 50-64.

# breastcheck - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

Free breast-cancer screenings will now be available for women up to the age of 69
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# Breastcheck

Free breast-cancer screenings will now be available for women up to the age of 69

Oct 14th 2014, 7:20 PM 6,727 Views 12 Comments

The BreastCheck programme currently offers free screenings to those aged 50 to 65.

# breastcheck - Thursday 19 December, 2013

Concern as Breastcheck age extension won't be rolled out in 2014
# Cancer
# Cancer

Concern as Breastcheck age extension won't be rolled out in 2014

Dec 19th 2013, 6:30 AM 8,013 Views 37 Comments

The age-range extension will not be taking place, the HSE’s Director General confirmed.

# breastcheck - Tuesday 19 February, 2013

BreastCheck screened 4,500 more women in 2011 despite 'challenging year'
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# Breastcheck

BreastCheck screened 4,500 more women in 2011 despite 'challenging year'

Feb 19th 2013, 3:17 PM 2,062 Views 4 Comments

In its12th year of operation, the screening service checked 125,329 women.