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A common immunodeficiency

Tuesday 25th August 2015 - Nina Byrnes - Irish Independent

Deficiencies in the immune system may be characterised by low antibody levels, defects in the antibodies or defects in the other c... Read more →

Psoriasis drug may aid diabetes treatment

Monday 24th August 2015 - Deborah Condon - Irish Health

Scientists have discovered that a drug that is currently used to treat the skin condition, psoriasis, could benefit people with ty... Read more →

Link between ADHD and brain injury

Monday 24th August 2015 - James McIntosh - MNT

The study, published in the Journal of Psychiatric Research, utilized data obtained from a telephone survey of the adult resi... Read more →

Long work hours increase stroke risk, study finds

Friday 21st August 2015 - Elaine Edwards - Irish Times

People who work long hours have a much higher risk of stroke and a slightly greater risk of coronary heart disease than those work... Read more →

“Significant progress” made in concussion research at Trinity

Thursday 20th August 2015 - Medical Independent - The Medical Independent

Two new research projects by academics in Trinity College in collaboration with Leinster Rugby are promising to “open up uni... Read more →

Hygiene and cooking key to avoiding food poisoning

Thursday 20th August 2015 - Dr Nina Byrnes - Irish Independent

MY DAUGHTER contracted food poisoning last year and ended up very sick in hospital. Thankfully she is ok now, but what do I need |... Read more →

Why Popeye was wrong about spinach, and 9 other health food myths debunked

Thursday 20th August 2015 - Fiona Hunter - Irish Independent

Is agave syrup really better than sugar? Is sushi healthy? Nutritionist Fiona Hunter exposes the most popular myths about our diet... Read more →

Sitting is 'the new smoking'

Wednesday 19th August 2015 - Deborah Condon - Irish Health

Sitting for prolonged periods of time may be as dangerous to a person's health as smoking, researchers in Northern Ireland have cl... Read more →

One drink a day raises breast cancer risk, study finds

Wednesday 19th August 2015 - Paul Cullen - Irish Times

Medical review says those with family history of disease should consider giving up alcohol Just one drink a day puts women at inc... Read more →

The Paleo diet: were cavemen really so health-conscious?

Wednesday 19th August 2015 - Sarah Knapton - Irish Independent

The Paleo diet has won thousands of fans with its seemingly straightforward logic that what was good for our metabolism when we li... Read more →

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