‘Mam says the wait was probably the scariest part of the ordeal. But the good news was that it hadn’t spread.’ Photograph: iStock

In Ireland an average of 40,000 new cases of cancer are diagnosed every year – the disease affects all of us. Recent figures show that one in nine wom(...)

File image of late author Emma Hannigan. File photograph: Cyril Byrne

A research fellowship in honour of late author Emma Hannigan has been announced by Breast Cancer Ireland. Emma Hannigan died one month ago today aft(...)