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Breast Health Day 15 October 2014

Breast Health Day is fast approaching, what are you going to do for your Breast Health?

Engaging in physical activity, maintaining a normal body weight and eating a healthy diet can help your breast health.

Held every year, Breast Health Day aims to disseminate information concerning breast health and raise awareness of prevention and early detection of breast cancer among women and girls across the globe.

What you choose to do today can influence your future breast health.

What will you do for your breast health?

 

 

HSE Public Consultation Process on Medical Card Eligibility.

We at Europa Donna Ireland are calling for all Lymphoedema and Breast Cancer to be included in the range of medical conditions for medical card eligibility. Remember the patient’s voice is very important.

This process is open to all and Europa Donna Ireland are calling for you to take part. It is  very easy to complete, you can do so here http://www.hse.ie/medicalneedconsultation

Closing date for submissions is Monday, June 30th, 2014.

Information Session 24 May 2014 "Breast Cancer Services in Ireland Now and in the Future"

Europa Donna Ireland - The Irish Breast Cancer Campaign

Is holding an Information Session 

 

“Breast Cancer Services in Ireland Now and in the Future”

The Information Session will feature:

Dr Susan O’Reilly

 Director of the National Cancer Control Programme

 (NCCP) Ireland

 This is a Free Event Open to the Public

Europa Donna Announces Dragon Boat Roadshow

Monday 3rd March 2014 -Breast cancer advocacy group Europa Donna Ireland, The Irish Breast Cancer Campaign, today announced details of a national Dragon Boat Roadshow. Dragon boating is an ancient Chinese sport that sees up to 20 paddlers take to the water in a single boat, and it has become increasingly popular in Ireland in recent years.

EDI Board Member Tara Byrne interview on Near FM

John Healy speaks to Tara Byrne from Europa Donna Ireland, one of the winners in the Coca Cola Thank You fund 2013 about the organisation and what the 10,000 euro prize money means to them. Listen to the interview here 

Meet all the Coca Cola 2013 Thank You Fund Winners!!!

Pictured here at the 2013 Coca Cola Thank you fund awards are Tara Byrne, Europa Donna Ireland, Michael Ring Minister for Tourism & Sport, Ailish Forde Public Affairs & Communications Director Coca Cola HBC Ireland and Julie Doyle Irish Dragon Boat Association.

See all the winners at the Coca Cola Thank You fund awards

Europa Donna Ireland wins €10k from Coca Cola's Thank You Fund 2013

Pictured are Julie Doyle, Chairperson of the Irish Dragon Boat Association and Tara Byrne, Secretary of Europa Donna Ireland.
Today we are sharing the exciting news that Europa Donna Ireland has been selected as one of 11 worthwhile winners of the 2013 Coca Cola Thank You Fund.

EDI Latest Newsletter No 14 - Sept 2014

See latest EDI Newsletter No 14 - Sept 2014 Here

Europa Donna 11th Pan European Conference

This year Europa Donna will host the 11th Pan European Conference on 19-20 October in Prage, Czech Republic.  Ensuring quality services and equal access is the theme of this year’s conference which will describe the essential breast services that women should receive and provide some strategies to advocate for their implementation across all European countries.

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