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Donegal Shines a Light on Lung Cancer

January 25, 2017
Thank you so much to Anne-Marie Baird and everyone involved in the "Donegal Shines a Light on Lung Cancer" fundraising event.   Anne-Marie presented a cheque recently to our Target Lung Cancer team for €2,548 from money raised at the event.   Donegal Shines a Light on Lung Cancer Event In November of 2016, supporters
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Vhi Women’s Mini Marathon 5 June 2017

January 10, 2017
Vhi Women's Mini Marathon June 5th 2017   We would love you to join the fun and to be a part of our team this year. Your participation in the VHI Women's Mini Marathon helps us to provide much needed comforts and additional facilities for patients throughout the hospital and it is deeply appreciated.   Walk,
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A busy year for Target Lung Cancer

December 20, 2016
2016 was a busy and successful year for the Thoracic Oncology Research Group and our Target Lung Cancer (TLC) campaign. We would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone for their continued support and looking forward to working with our patients and the public in our new initiatives and fundraising events in the coming
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Team Babs raise €5231.20 for Target Lung Cancer

December 14, 2016
Thank you so much to Team Babs who recently presented us with a cheque for €5231.20 for Target Lung Cancer here at St James's Hospital.   The O'Neill family are a team of inspirational supporters who have spent the last few years running in a series of races in honour of their mam, Barbara (Babs) and also
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Teresa Flynn CD raises €8,821

September 15, 2016
We were overwhelmed last week to receive a cheque for €8,821.13 for Cancer Research at St James's Hospital from the proceeds of Teresa Flynn's "Grogan's Rose" CD.   At the beginning of 2011, Teresa received the unexpected, devastating news that she was terminally ill and her time was running out. Instead of surrendering to the unfortunate
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Westmeath women raise €8704.10 for cancer care & research

August 26, 2016
Congratulations and huge thanks to the wonderful team of women from Westmeath who raised €8704.10 for Cancer Research and Cancer Care at St. James's Hospital.   Sisters Orla and Brenda Mc Cormack along with cousin Lorna Flanagan and friends and neighbours, ran in this year's VHI Women's Mini Marathon. The women walked, jogged and ran to support Orla
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Tractor Run raises over €10k for Breast Care

August 17, 2016
The Fisherstown Tractor Run is an annual event that takes place on the first Sunday of July. This is organised by a committee that was set up by farmers from the local area and their goal is to raise funds for Cancer Care. Each year they choose a different cancer related charity and this year
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Women’s Mini Marathon Stories- Patricia Hardiman

July 27, 2016
Don't forget to return your sponsorship money to us as soon as you can. We have received over €20,000 to date! Well done to all our participants who took the time and effort to fundraise and take part in this year's VHI Women's Mini Marathon.   Everyone who returns their money by July 31st is
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Women’s Mini Marathon Nutrition Tips- Week 5

May 27, 2016
Women's Mini Marathon Nutrition Tips- Week 5: Final preparations   What you have being eating and drinking in recent weeks will really have made a big difference to your performance on the big day. Consistently eating a well-balanced diet with adequate energy intake is essential for maintaining health and maximising training effects. Now it’s time to
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Women’s Mini Marathon Exercise Tips- Week 5

Women's Mini Marathon Exercise Tips- Week 5: Preparing for Race Day and Post Race Recovery Strategies   Congratulations! You’ve made a huge achievement in getting this far in your Mini Marathon preparations.   Below are some tips to assist you in preparing for race day and to advise you on post race recovery and injury
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