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'You cannot outrun a bad diet'

Thursday 23rd April 2015 - Deborah Condon - http://www.irishhealth.com/

While exercise is essential for good health, it will not counteract the negative impact of a poor diet, experts have claimed. The... Read more →

Concern over kids' move to adult diabetes care

Thursday 23rd April 2015 - Deborah Condon - http://www.irishhealth.com/

Most children being treated for type 1 diabetes transition to adult services when they finish secondary school. However, despite b... Read more →

Warning over online slimming tablets

Wednesday 22nd April 2015 - Deborah Condon - http://www.irishhealth.com/

Irish people are being warned about the dangers of buying slimming products over the internet, following the death of a young woma... Read more →

Mindfulness may benefit recurrent depression

Wednesday 22nd April 2015 - Deborah Condon - http://www.irishhealth.com/

A type of mindfulness-based therapy may offer an alternative to people with long-term depression who no longer want to take antide... Read more →

Higher insurance premiums fast approaching

Wednesday 22nd April 2015 - Deborah Condon - http://www.irishhealth.com/

Members of the public who do not have private health insurance are being reminded that from the start of next month, anyone aged 3... Read more →

Women invited to ovarian cancer seminar

Tuesday 21st April 2015 - Deborah Condon - http://www.irishhealth.com/

Women who are concerned about or affected by ovarian cancer are being invited to attend a seminar on the disease next month. Arou... Read more →

Problem drinking in women a major concern

Tuesday 21st April 2015 - Deborah Condon - http://www.irishhealth.com/

Irish women are suffering an increasing number of health problems as a result of their consumption of alcohol, including liver cir... Read more →

Childline getting calls from suicidal kids

Tuesday 21st April 2015 - Deborah Condon - http://www.irishhealth.com/

More than 300 children who were at urgent risk of suicide called Childline last year, the ISPCC has revealed. The children's char... Read more →

Kids' bedrooms should be screen-free

Monday 20th April 2015 - Deborah Condon - http://www.irishhealth.com/

Parents are being urged to keep televisions and phones out of children's bedrooms, as these may be impacting on the amount of slee... Read more →

Many do not understand palliative care

Monday 20th April 2015 - Deborah Condon - http://www.irishhealth.com/

Many people have a poor understanding of what palliative care is and who it is for, a new survey has found. Palliative care aims ... Read more →

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