Second Donegal Breastcheck unit to be located in Buncrana

first_img Dail to vote later on extending emergency Covid powers Facebook Previous articleDonegal immigrants attend first Council on Integration meetingNext articleMajor development at Strabanes ‘Camels Hump’ gets the go-ahead News Highland PSNI and Gardai urged to investigate Adams’ claims he sheltered on-the-run suspect in Donegal HSE warns of ‘widespread cancellations’ of appointments next week Second Donegal Breastcheck unit to be located in Buncrana Pinterest Google+ Facebook News Twitter The National Cancer Screening Service has confirmed it is locating a second mobile screening unit in County Donegal.The second unit will be located in Buncrana, and will commence screening women at the end of November.BreastCheck has almost completed screening of over 5,300 women living in South Donegal, and the unit currently located in Donegal Town will be moved to Letterkenny at the end of this month.There are over 4,000 eligible women to be invited for a mammogram from Letterkenny and surrounding areas and screening will commence in early November.The announcement was made by Tony O’Brien, the Head of the National cancer Screening Service, who was at Letterkenny General Hospital today for the official opening of the colposcopy screening service.The Breastcheck announcement has been welcomed by cancer campaign groups in the county. Betty Holmes is spokesperson for Donegal Action for Cancer Care…………..[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/10/betty1pm.mp3[/podcast]center_img Dail hears questions over design, funding and operation of Mica redress scheme Google+ Twitter WhatsApp Pinterest Man arrested in Derry on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences released WhatsApp By News Highland – October 7, 2010 RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derrylast_img

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