Petition Tag - louth hospital hpv cervical cancer screening mary harney

1. Restore the Cervical Cancer Vaccination Programme in Ireland

The planned HPV vaccination programme for girls to protect against cervical cancer has been cancelled by the Government.

Health Minister Mary Harney has announced that the programme to vaccinate 12-year-old girls against the HPV virus that causes cervical cancer, which was to have begun from next September, will not go ahead.