Alan Gorman (28) was diagnosed with Hodgkin’s lymphoma at  17. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw for The Irish Times

When Alan Gorman started having pain in his feet at the age of 17 during his first months at college, a doctor put it down to an unbalanced diet and n(...)

From left, Patricia McColgan, one of the founders of CanCare4Living, Dr Julianne Byrne, Boyne Research Institute, and Garry Owens, CanCare4Living’s co-founder.

To be diagnosed twice with different forms of cancer before the age of 10 is an incredibly cruel twist of fate. But Lisa Comer is making the best of l(...)