Sylvia Thompson being presented with the Global Lung Cancer Coalition award by Kevin O’Hagan, Cancer Prevention Manager with the Irish Cancer Society.

Journalist Sylvia Thompson has been awarded the Global Lung Cancer Coalition (GLCC) journalist award for her coverage of lung cancer. The competition(...)

Smoking is a causal factor in cervical, mouth, head, neck, oesophageal, stomach, pancreatic, kidney and bladder cancers too but lung cancer is the one people blame most on cigarettes. Photograph: iStock

More people die of lung cancer than any other cancer in Ireland. Yet people have less sympathy for those diagnosed with it – often at a late stage whe(...)

Online travel agent Lowcosttravel ceased trading on Friday in a move that hit almost 140,000 customers. The company, which sold low-cost flights and (...)