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Hospitals seeing more gunshot wounds

Wednesday 10th September 2014 - Deborah Condon - Irishhealth.com

There has been a ‘dramatic increase in gun crime in Dublin over the last four decades' and this is placing a burden on hospi... Read more →

Pharmacists call for Minor Ailment Scheme

Wednesday 10th September 2014 - Deborah Condon - Irishhealth.com

Pharmacists are calling for the introduction of a Minor Ailment Scheme for medical card holders, which they insist will provide &l... Read more →

Hormone Horoscopes: How analysing your menstrual cycle can help you understand your body better

Wednesday 10th September 2014 - Beverly Turner - Independent

Beverly Turner decides to keep a diary of her menstrual cycle is an effort to shine a light on her body mind and mood. After ... Read more →

Unexplained hep A cases linked to berries

Tuesday 9th September 2014 - Deborah Condon - Irishhealth.com

Consumers are being warned to boil any imported frozen berries for at least 60 seconds before eating them, in response to fears ov... Read more →

New app aims to help people caring for relatives with dementia

Tuesday 9th September 2014 - Independent - Independent

A free app has been launched to help the 50,000 family carers looking after people with dementia. The app from Home Instead Senio... Read more →

Social media sites may aid weight loss

Tuesday 9th September 2014 - Deborah Condon - Irishhealth.com

People who want to lose weight may achieve better results if they use social media websites for support, the results of a new stud... Read more →

Moderate exercise cuts heart failure risk

Monday 8th September 2014 - Deborah Condon - Irishhealth.com

Exercising moderately for one hour per day could significantly reduce a person's risk of developing heart failure, a new study sug... Read more →

Tony Ward - Cancer was my hardest opponent to beat

Monday 8th September 2014 - Kim Bielenberg - Independent

Tony Ward had to overcome many challenges in his dazzling rugby career. But nothing prepared him for the cruel illness that turned... Read more →

Irish team in cornea transplant breakthrough

Monday 8th September 2014 - Deborah Condon - Irishhealth.com

Around 100,000 people worldwide undergo a cornea transplant every year. Now researchers based in Galway have made a breakthrough w... Read more →

Puck Fair Draw Winner

Monday 8th September 2014 - Jerome O Sullivan

The Killorglin RFC Puck Fair Draw took place in Kingston's Bar on Saturday evening. Local man Paudie Cronin scoops the prize of &... Read more →

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