Jade Goody

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Jesy Nelson: Odd One Out, about the  Little Mix singer’s online ordeals, plays like a fairy tale in reverse

Oscar Wilde said there were only two tragedies in this world: not getting what you want – and getting it. The quote has thrived on Instagram, shared a(...)

‘From Honolulu to London, Salford to San Antonio, Scally’s report reveals that 16 labs in the US, Britain and Ireland tested smears from Irish women.’  Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Once again, Northern Irish public health doctor Gabriel Scally has delivered a report that raises disturbing questions about the cervical cancer scree(...)

Roxanne Pallett on ‘Celebrity Big Brother’

It seems like a decade ago that the only subjects on the minds of Celebrity Big Brother viewers were would footballer Jermaine Pennant finally remembe(...)

 Vicky Phelan arriving at the Dáil. She succesfully sued a US laboratory after she received incorrect results from a cervical cancer test. File photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Cancer screening is in the news for all the wrong reasons. The CervicalCheck scandal will be added to a rich strand of medical history examining the w(...)

Genderquake: no space is given to learning anything much about this bright, entertaining bunch other than the fact that they are trans or gender fluid or identify as non-binary

Channel 4 may have offloaded Big Brother to Channel 5 after Jade Goody managed to transform a mundane argument about Oxo cubes into an international i(...)

The battle for the hearts and minds of the 30,000 parents who will decide this month whether their daughters should receive the Gardasil vaccine is long under way

What a difference a decade makes. In 2008 hundreds marched in Dublin to protest against the government’s decision not to introduce a cervical cancer v(...)

Soothing tributes flowed from the pens of Irish bishops and others when former bishop Eamonn Casey (above) and cardinal Desmond Connell died. Photograph: Frank Miller

Never speak ill of the dead? Soothing tributes flowed from the pens of Irish bishops and others when first cardinal Desmond Connell and then former bi(...)


At last year’s Cannes Film Festival, Aniello Arena, star of this colourful satire of reality television, accidentally offered practical evidenc(...)