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Aspirin cuts risk of digestive cancers

Friday 8th August 2014 - Deborah Condon - Irishhealth.com

Taking aspirin can significantly reduce a person's risk of developing major cancers of the digestive tract, such as bowel cancer, ... Read more →

'Prostate screening can reduce cancer deaths'

Friday 8th August 2014 - Niall Hunter - Irishhealth.com

Prostate cancer screening could reduce deaths from the disease by about a fifth, according to a major European study. However, th... Read more →

ED overcrowding worsens - INMO

Friday 8th August 2014 - Niall Hunter - Irishhealth.com

Emergency department overcrowding has worsened this summer compared to last summer, according to the Irish Nurses and Midwives Org... Read more →

First stages of Universal GP Care in place by year end - Varadkar

Wednesday 6th August 2014 - Sorcha Pollak - Irish Times

Minister for Health plans to delay introduction of UHI and postpone abolition of HSE. Minister for Health Leo Varadkar hopes the f... Read more →

Big jump in overseas IVF enquiries

Wednesday 6th August 2014 - Deborah Condon - Irishhealth.com

The number of Irish people seeking information about fertility treatment abroad has risen significantly in recent months, new rese... Read more →

Botox for my 40th birthday cured my excessive sweating

Wednesday 6th August 2014 - Independent - Independent

Since her teens, Lizzy Noone sweated so excessively, she ruined clothes and was forced to change her outfits several times a day. ... Read more →

Doctor's orders: Life really does begin at 40

Monday 4th August 2014 - Ciara Kelly - Independent

The era of the selfie seems to have heightened the self-criticism of the young and insecure. It's a cliche worth reiterating that ... Read more →

6 reasons not to panic about Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) in Ireland

Monday 4th August 2014 - Patricia Murphy - Independent

While the world is experiencing the worst ever outbreak of EVD, the threat to Ireland is very low. Here is six reasons not to pani... Read more →

Having babies close together is safe

Monday 4th August 2014 - Deborah Condon - Irishhealth.com

Most of us are familiar with the term Irish twins - when siblings are born less than 12 months apart, sometimes even within the sa... Read more →

The facts about the Ebola Virus Disease

Thursday 31st July 2014 - Harriet Alexander - Independent

The Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) has killed over 600 people since it was first diagnosed in February this year. We look at what exact... Read more →

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