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#National Cancer Registry

From TheJournal.ie Irish men at higher risk of getting cancer and dying from it than women National Cancer Registry

Irish men at higher risk of getting cancer and dying from it than women

After non melanoma skin cancer, the most common cancers in men are prostate cancer, bowel cancer and lung cancer.

From TheJournal.ie 'Urgent action needed' as cancer rates projected to double in Ireland in the next 25 years Projections

'Urgent action needed' as cancer rates projected to double in Ireland in the next 25 years

That’s according to a new report published today by the National Cancer Registry.

From TheJournal.ie 'We are facing into a cancer epidemic': More people are surviving, but diagnoses continue to rise Ageing Population This post contains videos

'We are facing into a cancer epidemic': More people are surviving, but diagnoses continue to rise

Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer death in both women and men.

From TheJournal.ie Cancer sufferers living in deprived areas 40% more likely to die Unequal Society

Cancer sufferers living in deprived areas 40% more likely to die

Those in less-well-off situations have a 120% higher incidence rate of cervical cancer.

From TheJournal.ie Good news as cancer rates among Irish men start to plateau Progress

Good news as cancer rates among Irish men start to plateau

There is concern, however, about lung cancer rates among women as they continue to rise.

From TheJournal.ie Lung cancer is killing 34% more Irish women than the EU average Disease

Lung cancer is killing 34% more Irish women than the EU average

New research also found that more Irish men are dying from melanoma skin cancer.

From TheJournal.ie Rates of breast cancer, invasive cervical cancer and prostate cancer are increasing in Ireland National Cancer Registry

Rates of breast cancer, invasive cervical cancer and prostate cancer are increasing in Ireland

Cancer is the second most common cause of death in Ireland.

From TheJournal.ie Howlin scales back plans for abolition and merging of State agencies Reform

Howlin scales back plans for abolition and merging of State agencies

Though 47 measures will go ahead by the end of this year, almost half of mergers or abolitions have been deferred or postponed.

From TheJournal.ie Can an aspirin a day lower your cancer risk? Cancer

Can an aspirin a day lower your cancer risk?

It might, but not as much as a previous study suggested.

From TheJournal.ie Cancer cases rise almost 50 per cent since the 1990s Cancer

Cancer cases rise almost 50 per cent since the 1990s

The number of cancer cases has almost doubled since the mid-1990s, with lung cancer on the increase among young women. However survival rates have also improved.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Thursday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nine things you should know this morning…