# doctors - Friday 21 April, 2017
Some 40,000 people are living with foetal alcohol syndrome in Ireland.
The Irish Medical Organisation’s AGM is happening in Galway.
# doctors - Friday 24 March, 2017
“We ask you, will you call up 215 priests to fill in the shortage of 4,300 doctors?”
# doctors - Wednesday 22 March, 2017
People over the age of 65 are particularly vulnerable to the adverse effects of medicine.
# doctors - Sunday 12 March, 2017
Groups representing medical students, interns and residents oppose the loosening of work-shift caps.
# doctors - Friday 3 March, 2017
Misuse and overuse of medication will “almost certainly lead to a health crisis”, it has been warned.
# doctors - Friday 24 February, 2017
The two-year investigation was conducted by police into the hospital.
# doctors - Tuesday 14 February, 2017
Mild bugs can often be dealt with at home.
# doctors - Sunday 5 February, 2017
A new campaign is aiming to take away the stigma some people feel about discussing issues such as depression and suicide.
# doctors - Monday 2 January, 2017
The team of footballers range in age from 27 to 61.
# doctors - Wednesday 7 December, 2016
Egyptian authorities said they had arrested
# doctors - Saturday 3 December, 2016
The economic situation in the country is so dire that even hospitals are being badly affected.
# doctors - Monday 14 November, 2016
The ongoing dispute centres on the restoration of an agreed €3000 “living-out” allowance.
# doctors - Saturday 5 November, 2016
It’s part of a dispute over a ‘living out allowance’.
# doctors - Saturday 29 October, 2016
Close to 3,500 infants die each year in the United States from sleep-related deaths.
# doctors - Thursday 20 October, 2016
Frontline employees have to work in very difficult environments.
# doctors - Wednesday 5 October, 2016
Our Lady’s Hospice in Harold’s Cross has a hair salon, a therapy golden retriever Rían, and an oratory to host services such as christenings and weddings.
# doctors - Friday 26 August, 2016
In total, 397 people have donated their bodies between 2012-2015.
# doctors - Thursday 25 August, 2016
The figures are in the latest Medical Council annual report.
# doctors - Tuesday 9 August, 2016
Bayezid Shikdar’s illness makes him look like an old man, in addition to various other health problems.
# doctors - Thursday 30 June, 2016
The team say they will go out there and represent Ireland with passion – even if they have to do it in their white coats.
# doctors - Sunday 19 June, 2016
St James’s Hospital in Dublin has signed up to her campaign.
# doctors - Tuesday 7 June, 2016
Dr Emmanuel Gbadebo Alabi, originally from Nigeria but with an address in Cork, faces two allegations.
# doctors - Sunday 29 May, 2016
2016 has not been a good year for industrial relations.
# doctors - Wednesday 10 February, 2016
Four key tasks are to be carried out in future by nurses rather than junior doctors.
# doctors - Sunday 31 January, 2016
Lorraine Courtney writes that naming doctors in fitness to practice inquiries should be scrapped.
# doctors - Tuesday 26 January, 2016
Dan Kennedy underwent tests at St Michael’s Hospital in Dun Laoghaire, where he was diagnosed with severe colitis.
# doctors - Saturday 16 January, 2016
Severe vomiting affects 2% of pregnant woman, but some say there is not enough awareness about it, even among the medical profession.
# doctors - Wednesday 13 January, 2016
Because people are living longer.
# doctors - Saturday 9 January, 2016
In Iran’s largest cities it is easy to spot women — but also men — with bandages on their noses, flaunting the fact they recently went under the knife.
# doctors - Thursday 7 January, 2016
The village of Feakle doesn’t have a GP and Kildysart has been relying on locum care for a year.
# doctors - Sunday 3 January, 2016
While over 90% of abortions in England are performed in the first trimester of pregnancy, fatal foetal abnormalities and pregnancies resulting from sexual violence are often the exception.
# doctors - Friday 11 December, 2015
Her mother had said that she did not want to be treated by a doctor wearing a hijab.
# doctors - Monday 7 December, 2015
# doctors - Wednesday 25 November, 2015
A crisis plan, which was developed 20 years ago, was activated for the first time.
# doctors - Monday 16 November, 2015
# doctors - Sunday 15 November, 2015
Doctors, nurses and specialists told us what death means to them as an experience.
# doctors - Monday 26 October, 2015
The average waiting time for a GP has soared from just under 10 hours in 2010 to over 34 hours.
# doctors - Monday 12 October, 2015
Currently there are just two such clinics – at St Colmcille’s in Loughlinstown and at University Hospital Galway.
# doctors - Friday 21 August, 2015
The INMO says Cork University Hospital continues to operate at almost full capacity.