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CLL Ireland in the Media
Carers can spend more than 45 hours a week looking after someone with cancer and one in five also manage to hold down a full or part-time job. It also emerged from the research to mark Blood Cancer Awareness Month that nine out of 10 people living with blood cancer highly value the care they receive.
29% of those who care for a loved one with cancer do so for at least 39 hours a week More than 2,000 people a year across Ireland are diagnosed with a form of blood cancer.