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# screening - Friday 22 November, 2013

Interview: Pat Falvey on The Summit –  It’s a story about eleven dreamers that died that day
# Opinion
# Opinion

Interview: Pat Falvey on The Summit – It’s a story about eleven dreamers that died that day

Nov 22nd 2013, 7:00 PM 658 Views 13 Comments

In 2008, tragedy struck on K2 when 11 people died and the catastrophe set in motion an international media storm, with countless different stories emerging. The new movie and book, The Summit, attempts to set to the record straight, says Pat Falvey.

# screening - Wednesday 9 October, 2013

Reilly: Chlamydia screening programme 'would not be cost-effective'
# Chlamydia
# Chlamydia

Reilly: Chlamydia screening programme 'would not be cost-effective'

Oct 9th 2013, 7:30 AM 6,034 Views 47 Comments

The minister said it would be difficult to achieve te necessary coverage levels to reduce the reservoir of infection in the Irish population.

# screening - Friday 23 August, 2013

Well-off 'more likely to have cervical cancer screening' - except in Northern Ireland
# Cancer
# Cancer

Well-off 'more likely to have cervical cancer screening' - except in Northern Ireland

Aug 23rd 2013, 11:04 AM 5,430 Views 22 Comments

The study showed that Northern Ireland was the only country that showed a ‘pro-poor inequality’. Others were ‘pro-rich’ when it came to screening.

# screening - Monday 25 March, 2013

Hewlett-Packard launches free cancer screening for all employees
# Cancer
# Cancer

Hewlett-Packard launches free cancer screening for all employees

Mar 25th 2013, 2:15 PM 6,958 Views 12 Comments

The programme will take place throughout April and will see free male cancer screenings, which follows from breast cancer screening in 2011.

# screening - Thursday 28 February, 2013

VIDEO: Your weekend movies... Hansel, Gretel, and Marky Mark
# Cinema
From The Daily Edge
# Cinema

VIDEO: Your weekend movies... Hansel, Gretel, and Marky Mark

Feb 28th 2013, 8:30 PM 4,640 Views 3 Comments

Cinema trip this weekend? TheJournal.ie brings you snippets from new releases to help you decide where to put your money…

# screening - Friday 9 November, 2012

Cystic Fibrosis Association welcomes granting of licences for embryo testing
# Screening
# Screening

Cystic Fibrosis Association welcomes granting of licences for embryo testing

Nov 9th 2012, 4:10 PM 4,843 Views 12 Comments

Clinics will now offer tests to screen for diseases like cystic fibrosis as well as abnormalities that can cause miscarriages and IVF failure.

# screening - Tuesday 30 October, 2012

Breast cancer screening "reduces deaths, but over-diagnoses"
# Breast Cancer
# Breast Cancer

Breast cancer screening "reduces deaths, but over-diagnoses"

Oct 30th 2012, 3:10 PM 5,523 Views 9 Comments

Experts say that in some cases, women are diagnosed with tumours that would have remained undetected for the rest of their lives and which they would not have died from.

# screening - Wednesday 3 October, 2012

Older women not availing of important cervical cancer screenings - report
# Cervical Cancer
# Cervical Cancer

Older women not availing of important cervical cancer screenings - report

Oct 3rd 2012, 10:30 AM 2,715 Views 6 Comments

The National Cancer Screening Service has raised concerns about the low proportion of women aged over 50 who have availed of free screenings for cervical cancer.

# screening - Thursday 20 September, 2012

Bowel cancer screening programme to be phased in this year
# Bowel Cancer
# Bowel Cancer

Bowel cancer screening programme to be phased in this year

Sep 20th 2012, 6:30 AM 4,101 Views 10 Comments

Minister for Health James Reilly TD has confirmed the national screening programme will begin before the end of this year. It was initially due to start in January.

# screening - Wednesday 19 September, 2012

James Bond to raise money for Irish charities
# 007
# 007

James Bond to raise money for Irish charities

Sep 19th 2012, 7:30 AM 4,100 Views 6 Comments

Your chance to see 007 first … and do some good.

# screening - Sunday 19 August, 2012

In photos: what has US airport security confiscated this week?
# TSA
# TSA

In photos: what has US airport security confiscated this week?

Aug 19th 2012, 2:44 PM 16,335 Views 15 Comments

Well, for a start, some grenades, guns and knife-combs.

# screening - Monday 30 July, 2012

Airports and alarms: Commission outlines plan to boost EU security industry
# Security
# Security

Airports and alarms: Commission outlines plan to boost EU security industry

Jul 30th 2012, 12:12 PM 1,854 Views 4 Comments

European Commission says it will propose legislation to standardise the certification of airport screening technology.

# screening - Tuesday 27 September, 2011

Bowel cancer screening delayed until next year
# Cancer
# Cancer

Bowel cancer screening delayed until next year

Sep 27th 2011, 2:54 PM 320 Views 1 Comment

The programme was due to be rolled out nationally in January 2012. However, the National Cancer Screening Service said it has not reached “quality assurance standards” yet.