Tag archive for: cancer prevention
07
November
2018

Call for urgent action on HPV vaccine for NI boys

The urgent need to introduce the human papilloma virus (HPV) vaccine for local boys was highlighted today (Wed 7th Nov) at the annual Cancer Focus Northern Ireland Men’s Health Conference. Unless an implementation plan for the vaccine’s roll out is made available soon there is a danger that boys in...

06
November
2015

Cancer Focus NI scores a public health first

Cancer Focus Northern Ireland is the first local charity to receive recognition for its excellent achievements at the prestigious Royal Society for Public Health (RSPH) annual awards. A total of 26 organisations from across the UK were presented with awards for their work in health and wellbeing...

06
January
2015

Lidl staff and customers Keep Well

Staff and customers of 17 Lidl stores across Northern Ireland are being encouraged to hop on board the Cancer Focus NI Keeping Well van to have their health checked out for free. The Keeping Well van is a mobile drop-in unit which delivers health checks and cancer awareness sessions directly to work...