Cancer campaign groups issue joint statement following Dublin meeting

first_img RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR LUH system challenged by however, work to reduce risk to patients ongoing – Dr Hamilton Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published Facebook Twitter Pinterest GAA decision not sitting well with Donegal – Mick McGrath Three factors driving Donegal housing market – Robinson Cancer campaign groups issue joint statement following Dublin meeting Nine Til Noon Show – Listen back to Wednesday’s Programme A joint statement has been issued by Donegal’s two biggest cancer campaign groups following yesterday’s meeting in Dubin.Meanwhile, Health Minister Leo Varadkar and Junior Minister Joe Mc Hugh have also issued a joint statement pledging their support to the process.Cooperating for Cancer Care North West and Donegal Action for Cancer Care acknoweledge that while progress has been made in the past six months, there is still much work to do.A firm commitment was given from Minister Varadkar and the Saolta Group to strengthen systematic breast cancer services in LGH in a manner that will be sustainable into the future.All attending the meeting recognised that Letterkenny breast services requireadditional supports and were in agreement regarding the quality of services provided by the breast team within the hospital.A further meeting is envisaged before the end of the year.Commenting on the outcome of the meeting, Health Minister Leo Varadkar said “as I outlined on Highland Radio last month when I was in Donegal, we are absolutely committed to ensuring that the Breast Care Unit at Letterkenny Hospital is strengthened and that it continues to provide the best possible care for patients into the future. Previous article30 Donegal properties included in largest Allsops auction to dateNext articleRight2Water drop banner from Iron Bridge in Buncrna admin center_img Homepage BannerNews Twitter By admin – August 21, 2015 WhatsApp WhatsApp Pinterest Google+ Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH Google+ Facebooklast_img read more

Marco Benevento, Ween’s Dave Dreiwitz Among Additions To Eric Lindell Benefit Show

first_imgLast week, it was announced that a benefit concert was going to take place this Friday, March 25th for NOLA guitarist Eric Lindell and his family at Brooklyn’s The Hall at MP. We recently learned that the Lindell family suffered some heartache, when their infant son was immediately put on life support following his birth, and doctors discovering that his wife, Sarah, had a heart condition. The family is currently dealing with everything the best they can, and we, the music community, are attempting to help the best we can.Musicians Form Benefit Concert To Help NOLA Great Eric LindellAdditional special guests for the performance were confirmed today, including Ween/Joe Russo’s Almost Dead bassist Dave Dreiwitz and his cohort Marco Benevento, along with members of Bonerama and guitarist Seth Walker.The benefit will take place this Friday, acting as a late-night for the sold out Joe Russo’s Almost Dead show at Brooklyn Bowl. Confirmed musicians thus far include the “Piano Prince of New Orleans” Davell Crawford (keys, vocals), Gregg Allman Band guitarist Scott Sharrard (guitar, vocals), Elise Testone (vocals), Lindell collaborators Chris Fitzgerald (sax) and Arne Wendt (keys), as well as members of the Brickyard Band and Shady Street Show Band.The show will begin at 12:30am 3/25 (technically 3/26) and tickets are $20. All proceeds will go to the Lindell family. If you are unable to attend, you can still donate to the Lindell family through the GoFundMe page. Check out the Facebook Event for more information.last_img read more