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# Cancer

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HPV: Major new study shows cancer-causing virus 'significantly reduced' after vaccine
Increase in colon cancer among younger adults in several countries including Ireland
'Raw and needless cruelty': CervicalCheck cases 'a no-win situation' for all involved
Vicky Phelan apologises to Leo Varadkar after referring to him as 'a gay man' during criticism
Two-tier drug access a 'real issue' for equity says head of HSE's drug-review centre
Private cancer patients getting access to drugs that public patients can't get is 'incredibly unfair'
'It all started with my balls' - Colm Tóibín's moving essay about cancer is a must-read
'Urgent action needed' as cancer rates projected to double in Ireland in the next 25 years
Woman with terminal cancer settles smear test case for €2.5 million
Legendary filmmaker and French New Wave pioneer Agnes Varda dies aged 90
Man awarded $80 million after claiming weed killer caused his cancer
These Mater Hospital nurses are raising money to help make patient stays feel more 'like home'
Opinion: I had a tumour growing in my breast but I also had a life growing inside me
Mary Canavan
Paying tribute: 'Daff Man' on how he and his partner were supported by cancer nurses
Opinion: 'I’m thinking of you' and 9 other things it's OK to say to a family going through cancer
Sarah Geraghty
'You can't really dwell on questions': How Laura Brennan used her terminal cancer to help others
'I need to prioritise my health': Vicky Phelan to take step back from CervicalCheck campaigning
Upscaling rollout of HPV vaccine could 'eliminate' cervical cancer in some countries, study finds
Harris asks HSE to introduce HPV testing 'as soon as possible' as roll out is pushed out due to smear test backlog
CervicalCheck writes to 4,300 women affected by lab error offering them repeat smear test
Opinion: We need to remove the stigma around lung cancer - no one should be blamed for getting it
Anne-Marie Baird
'Groundbreakingly brilliant' comedian Jeremy Hardy dies aged 57
CervicalCheck campaigner Orla Church has died
After Love Island's Chris Hughes got a testicular cancer check-up on live TV, his own brother found a lump
'This doesn't need to continue': Concerns over 'worrying' rise in lung cancer diagnoses made in A&E
'All talk and no action': Vicky Phelan strongly criticises Varadkar over handling of CervicalCheck scandal
PODCAST: 'Irene didn't have to die and now she's part of this scandal'
'I was thinking about my sister when she was diagnosed... I couldn't feel sorry for myself'
Irish Cancer Society calls on HSE to stop referring patients' debt to collection agencies
Irene Teap's family told there was negligence in reading of one of her smears
Two cancer sufferers refused bail over €3.5 million cocaine seizure in Liffey Valley car park
Health minister says HPV vaccine will be extended to boys next year
'If I didn't take part in a clinical trial, I would have died'
Thyroid cancer impact on children and teens following Fukushima nuclear accident
'It's a no-brainer': Vicky Phelan calls for drug to be available to all Irish women with cervical cancer
Prostate cancer: 'If you are at risk, don't ignore it, go and talk about it and seek some advice'
Vicky Phelan named one of world's most influential women of 2018
Woman incorrectly told she didn't have gene that increased cancer risk now seriously ill with ovarian cancer
Trinity College scientists discover major link between obesity and how the body fights cancer
Former HSE chief calls Simon Harris 'a frightened little boy'