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Irish Examiner
Smoking costing healthcare system half a billion a yearhas welcomed the report, published by the Department of Health. Head of Servic
Smoking costing healthcare system half a billion a year
Irish Examiner / Posted 4 days ago
has welcomed the report, published by the Department of Health. Head of Services and Advocacy at the Irish Cancer Society Donal Buggy said: “This is a positive and significant contribution to the existing evidence on tobacco consumption and its... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Cost of smoking to healthcare system revealed in new studyhas welcomed the report, published by the Department of Health. Head of Servic
Cost of smoking to healthcare system revealed in new study
Irish Examiner / Posted 4 days ago
has welcomed the report, published by the Department of Health. Head of Services and Advocacy at the Irish Cancer Society Donal Buggy said: “This is a positive and significant contribution to the existing evidence on tobacco consumption and its... Read more
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Limerick Post
Daffodil day thanksto help provide free services for cancer patients to address this epidemic and
Daffodil day thanks
Limerick Post / Posted 6 days ago
to help provide free services for cancer patients to address this epidemic and to fund life-changing cancer research. Donal Buggy, Head of Services at the Irish Cancer Society said: “We are extremely grateful to our volunteers and supporters... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Public patients ‘lack direct access to cancer tests’to those clinics is extremely positive and we would support more rapid access c
Public patients ‘lack direct access to cancer tests’
Irish Examiner / Posted 7 days ago
to those clinics is extremely positive and we would support more rapid access clinics for other cancer areas,” she said. Donal Buggy of the Irish Cancer Society said: “Early diagnosis often means a cancer is more likely to be treated... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Ability to pay can be difference between life and death, cancer charity sayslife-saving tests. The charity said early diagnosis of cancer is often crucial
Ability to pay can be difference between life and death, cancer charity says
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
life-saving tests. The charity said early diagnosis of cancer is often crucial to the patient's chances of survival. Donal Buggy, head of services with the Irish Cancer Society, said the majority of Irish people do not have private healthcare... Read more
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Irish Examiner
ICS: Ireland now has two-tier cancer carefound that public patients wait an average of 125 days for an MRI scan - with p
ICS: Ireland now has two-tier cancer care
Irish Examiner / Posted 7 days ago
found that public patients wait an average of 125 days for an MRI scan - with private patients waiting for just six days. Donal Buggy, head of services and advocacy with the society, said that GPs are being put in a difficult situation. "GPs are... Read more
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RTE News
Public patients have cancer detected later - studyThe remainder of the population has access to public healthcare but with little
Public patients have cancer detected later - study
RTE News / Posted 7 days ago
The remainder of the population has access to public healthcare but with little or no support for the costs involved. Donal Buggy, head of Services and Advocacy at the Irish Cancer Society, said the grim reality of the health care system is... Read more
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