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Bray nursing home failed to investigate abuse claims, says Hiqa

Wednesday 31st August 2016 - Deborah Condon - The Irish Times

A nursing home in Bray failed to investigate multiple allegations of abuse despite stating the claims had been resolved,... Read more →

Hiqa reports critical of HSE disability services

Monday 29th August 2016 - Ciarán D'Arcy - Irish Health

Major patient safety concerns have been raised in a series of critical reports into HSE-run disability services around the country... Read more →

There’s an app for that: exercise prescription cuts heart attack risk

Monday 29th August 2016 - Muiris Houston - The Irish Times

Confused about how much exercise to take for a healthy heart? Norwegian researchers have come up with a useful app that allows yo... Read more →

Áras Attracta’s services criticised in a draft HSE report

Monday 29th August 2016 - Mark Hilliard - The Irish Times

  A draft Health Service Executive (HSE) report on the Áras Attracta care home in Co Mayo ... Read more →

Áras Attracta’s services criticised in a draft HSE report

Friday 26th August 2016 - Mark Hilliard - The Irish Times

  A draft Health Service Executive (HSE) report on the Áras Attracta care home in Co Mayo&nbs... Read more →

Final day for Wicklow ‘no fry zone’ submissions

Friday 26th August 2016 - Vivienne Clarke - The Irish Times

Today is the last day for submissions to Wicklow County Council on new planning guidelines about the location of fa... Read more →

Medical Council sees complaints against doctors rise 20%

Friday 26th August 2016 - Elaine Edwards, Martin Wall - The Irish Times

  The number of complaints made about doctors to the medical regulator last year rose by 20 per cent, with complaints abou... Read more →

Speedy diagnosis of diabetes in kids crucial

Tuesday 23rd August 2016 - Deborah Condon - Irish Health

Up to one-third of children in Ireland who are in the early stages of type 1 diabetes are not being referred to hospital promptly ... Read more →

Irish women seeking abortions turned away at major UK clinic

Tuesday 23rd August 2016 - Eilish O'Regan - Independent

Many women from Ireland who travel to England for a pregnancy termination at one of its main abortion providers are being referred... Read more →

Breast cancer risk from HRT 'underestimated'

Tuesday 23rd August 2016 - Ella Pickover - Independent

The risks of hormone replacement therapy (HRT) may have been underestimated, experts have said. Women taking combined HRT to co... Read more →

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