CANCER CRUSADER MAJELLA SAYS CLOSURE OF DONEGAL SERVICE IN UNACCEPTABLE

first_imgMajella O’Donnell has backed a campaign to keep cancer services in Co Donegal.Majella O’DonnellThere is speculation that the breast cancer services may be downgraded from Letterkenny General Hospital and moved to University College Hospital in Galway.Local campaigners are up in arms over the plans. Local breast cancer surgeon Dr Michael Sugrue has said he is effectively being driven out of his position because of the Government’s refusal to appoint a second cancer surgeon.Now Majella, who herself suffered from breast cancer, has stood up for the women of Donegal.Majella said “I am very concerned about the state of  Donegal breast cancer care at Letterkenny General Hospital. It is unacceptable to have to travel to Galway,” she said.Meanwhile Donegal Action Against Cancer Care are planning a major protest rally in Letterkenny on Sunday week, March 8TH. Thousands of people are expected to take to the streets to voice their concerns over the threat to the cancer service.  CANCER CRUSADER MAJELLA SAYS CLOSURE OF DONEGAL SERVICE IN UNACCEPTABLE was last modified: February 27th, 2015 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:cancerdonegalGalwayMajella O’Donnelllast_img read more

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