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Many Leaving Cert students stressed

Wednesday 3rd June 2015 - Deborah Condon - http://www.irishhealth.com/

Almost 59,000 students are doing the Leaving Cert this year, however research has shown that levels of stress can be high among th... Read more →

Hay fever impacts on social gatheringss

Tuesday 2nd June 2015 - Deborah Condon - http://www.irishhealth.com/

Eight in 10 people with hay fever avoid social gatherings and outdoor events because of the condition, a new survey has revealed. ... Read more →

'Spectacular' results from cancer trials

Tuesday 2nd June 2015 - Deborah Condon - http://www.irishhealth.com/

New cancer trials have produced ‘spectacular' results, which could have major consequences for the way the disease is treate... Read more →

More research on water fluoridation needed

Tuesday 2nd June 2015 - Deborah Condon - http://www.irishhealth.com/

A major review has found ‘no definitive evidence' that water fluoridation produces either positive or negative health effect... Read more →

Obesity in pregnancy a major risk

Friday 29th May 2015 - Deborah Condon - http://www.irishhealth.com/

A new study involving Irish scientists has highlighted the increased risks pregnant women face if they are obese. According to th... Read more →

Cork brain study needs participants

Friday 29th May 2015 - Deborah Condon - http://www.irishhealth.com/

People aged 50 and older who are living in Cork are being invited to take part in innovative brain health research, which could im... Read more →

Jack and Emily most popular baby names

Friday 29th May 2015 - Deborah Condon - http://www.irishhealth.com/

Over 67,000 births were registered in Ireland in 2014, with Jack and Emily continuing to be the most popular baby names. Accordin... Read more →

Summer most dangerous time on roads

Thursday 28th May 2015 - Deborah Condon - http://www.irishhealth.com/

Over 70,000 speeding offences have been detected so far this year, with one in 10 of these found to be travelling at least 30km/h ... Read more →

New plan for catastrophic injury payments

Thursday 28th May 2015 - Deborah Condon - http://www.irishhealth.com/

New legislation that would see catastrophically injured people receiving annual payments instead of a lump sum, has been proposed.... Read more →

Bounce-related injuries increase in May

Thursday 28th May 2015 - Deborah Condon - http://www.irishhealth.com/

Parents are being warned about the potential dangers of trampolines and bouncy castles. According to the VHI SwiftCare Clinics, w... Read more →

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