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Government must deliver promised cancer centre for the west and northwest without further delay

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Prioritising the delivery of the promised cancer care network for the Saolta region and the cancer centre on the campus of University Hospital Galway (UHG) has the potential to bridge the healthcare inequality that exists between East and West in this country and will save patients’ lives, an information meeting in the city heard this week.

Hair-raising Evan experience benefits Cancer Care West

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Galwayman Evan Kilmartin allowed the razor near his generous locks when he volunteered to be shaved for Cancer Care West last weekend.

Substantial CLÁR funding programme open for local community and sports clubs

Local Fine Gael Senator, Aisling Dolan, has welcomed the launch by Minister Heather Humphreys, under the Department of Rural & Community Development, of the 2023 fund for CLÁR programme.

An introduction to O’Donnellan & Joyce – it all started in 1982

O’Donnellan & Joyce started building its foundations more than 50 years ago when Colm O’Donnellan and Tony Joyce became friends. Little did they know they would celebrate more than 40 years in business.

Overcoming trauma of childhood cancer diagnosis

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A Galway based senior clinical psychologist will speak next month at a west of Ireland workshop aimed at helping parents overcome the trauma of a childhood cancer diagnosis.

Excellence of Cancer Care West recognised with top national honour

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The All-Ireland Business Foundation (AIBF) has named Cancer Care West as the Connacht Charity of the year 2023. This major national honour is in recognition of the exceptional services that the charity has provided to cancer patients and their families on the West Coast of Ireland for more than 25 years.

Monaghans Galway sets €30,000 target for charity fundraising

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Tuam Road based garage and car dealership, Monaghan and Sons, has announced a fundraising campaign which will see a donation from the profit of all car sales and service invoices in its workshop to three local charities.

Living Well After A Cancer Diagnosis: Acknowledging World Cancer Day

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News of Cancer Care Centre for West welcomed by Prof Kerin

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A new Cancer Care Centre at University Hospital Galway, to be included in the HSE’s National Service Plan (NSP)next year has been welcomed by leading surgeon Prof Michael Kerin.

Trad legend Frankie out the other end after cancer scare

When I arranged to meet traditional music legend Frankie Gavin in a quiet corner of the Galmont this week, I didn’t know what to expect. I’d heard he had been seriously ill, had lost a significant portion of his body weight and that wonderful hair, but when he came around the corner, wrapped in a grey tweet coat and scarf, he was the same Frankie I’d ever known. Buzzing with energy and life, a head full of hair and keen to sit down for coffee and croissants to share the story of the last year during which he feared for his mortality.


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