'Irish women died for lack of screening'

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Annie  ·  11 Jun 2007
there is no preventative medicine in this country unless you can pay for it.
Simple as that unfortunately and I share your shock at finding this out after living abroad.
It is indeed, shocking.

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Anonymous  ·  11 Jun 2007
Having recently returned to Ireland where my parents live I am shocked to hear that those over 65 on social security are excluded from aids which promote social & healthy living for ailments of that age to include such basic things as hearing devices. I also think 60 is not specifically a common denominator or age pulled out of a hat.
Screening should be available it is after all prevention & awareness is also prevention.
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