Cancer society in prostate health reminder

Cancer society in prostate health reminder

The Irish Cancer Society is encouraging more men to get their prostates checked.

Today marks "Blue Day" which is aimed at highlighting and raising awareness of the disease.

Prostate cancer is the second most common cancer in men after skin cancer, with around 2,500 new cases diagnosed every year.

A special rugby match will be played at Monkstown Rugby Club in Sandymount , Dublin this afternoon that will help raise funds to battle the disease.

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