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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.

Breast Health Day 15 October 2013

In Ireland, many activities are being planned and we would like you to join in and show your support.

Breast Health Day 15 October 2013 – Events Nationwide

Here’s a few of the groups participating nationwide. If there is no event happening near you why not organise something yourself. So please join the Breast Health Day 2013 campaign onFacebook, Twitter and YouTube

15 October 2013 - Breast Health Day

Join the 2013 Campaign 'Make Good Choices For Your Breast Health'

Annual breast cancer surveillance for at-risk women recommended

 

Annual surveillance should be provided for women under 50 years of age who are at a higher risk of breast cancer due to a genetic predisposition or a strong family history, the State’s health watchdog has recommended.

The Health Information and Quality Authority (Hiqa) says surveillance for women from ages 30 to 49 using annual magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is cost-effective.

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