Terminally Ill Ennis Woman Urges Parents To Get Daughters Vaccinated

A young Ennis women, who’s been diagnosed with terminal cancer, is urging parents to ensure their daughters receive the HPV vaccine.

25-year-old Laura Brennan has dedicated herself to backing a major new HSE campaign to increase vaccination rates.

The rate of uptake has now risen to 62%, following years of decline, on account of fears of side effects.


The vaccine wasn’t available to Laura when she was a teenager and she’s told Clare FM’s Morning Focus that she believes it could have made a difference: