# health - Yesterday’s News
That’s according to the National Public Health Emergency Team.
Hiqa carried out an unannounced inspection of Aras Chois Fharraige last month.
# health - Thursday 23 October, 2014
The senseless death of Gordon Hamilton Fairley, a pioneering cancer specialist who was killed by an IRA bomb, remains a tragedy for us all.
# health - Wednesday 22 October, 2014
Nora Hyland waited 40 minutes for a blood transfusion, the inquest heard.
# health - Tuesday 21 October, 2014
The surgery is being hailed as an “historic change” for those with spinal injuries.
That is the opinion of emergency doctors.
# health - Sunday 19 October, 2014
October is Lupus Awareness Month.
# health - Saturday 18 October, 2014
Rather than scaremongering children into thinking that eating sweet food will make them (horror of horrors) fat, let’s teach them about being healthy.
# health - Friday 17 October, 2014
Sierra Leone is a very friendly, sociable place but that is changing. People are avoiding church and the mosque, and shops have chlorine buckets outside for people to wash their hands before they enter.
# health - Wednesday 15 October, 2014
He also revealed that the latest HSE service plan will be published in around three or four weeks time.
# health - Tuesday 14 October, 2014
With the Ebola virus breaking borders, people have been urged not to panic and read up on the facts.
# health - Monday 13 October, 2014
The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has confidence in Ireland’s plans.
# health - Saturday 11 October, 2014
This brings the number currently being monitored for Ebola symptoms to 16.
# health - Friday 10 October, 2014
Carbs are ‘yesterday’s news’ for the elite endurance athletes.
# health - Thursday 9 October, 2014
Downing Street confirmed the move today in a bid to help stop the deadly virus from spreading,
Ireland has the 4th highest rate of suicide among 15-19 year olds in the EU.
There’s speculation that the original fine could be €80 but this could go up to €1,000 if the fine isn’t paid and the case is brought to court.
# health - Wednesday 8 October, 2014
Four in ten people with spinal cord injuries live at or below the poverty line.
Multiple sclerosis progresses differently for every person and while some individuals suffer great difficulties, others have thriving work, romantic and social lives.
# health - Tuesday 7 October, 2014
Women and girls are participating more in sports, and more consistently, in part because of strong examples set by homegrown female athletes.
# health - Monday 6 October, 2014
The Development Board for the new hospital confirmed that a study has found “no evidence of a grave or any other features of archaeological significance”.
Ireland is the only donor country to allocate half of its total aid to the world’s least developed countries.
Palliative care is not just about pain relief for older people during their final days – it’s about quality of life for your loved one.
# health - Sunday 5 October, 2014
Positive mental health is a journey – sometimes enlightening, sometimes challenging, but most definitely worthwhile.
Fibromyalgia, a chronic pain condition that can leave people immobile, is often misdiagnosed.
# health - Saturday 4 October, 2014
Scare tactics and misinformation should have no place in deciding public health policy.
# health - Friday 3 October, 2014
His family have also been ordered to stay inside their apartment.
I have a significant physical disability; my experience over the past seven months proves that medical card fiasco rumbles on.
The baby was born with the virus, but was given anti-retro viral treatment early.
# health - Thursday 2 October, 2014
A PAC report said the reviews are a waste of money.
A bill will go to the Dáil next week, and has government support.
# health - Tuesday 30 September, 2014
The Health Minister said that the Government has no plans to update the Constitution in relation to abortion.
Every time you see them, you grieve a little bit more, but you never, ever show it.
# health - Monday 29 September, 2014
At 28, Turner Syndrome continues to dominate my life and now the time is right to step out from the invisible wall I seem to have built around myself.
# health - Sunday 28 September, 2014
# health - Friday 26 September, 2014
The three deaths have occurred since the scheme was announced in July.
Gout, sporting injury or just resting – some of the theories behind Kim Jong-un’s recent low profile
North Korea’s leader hasn’t been seen in public since 3 September.
Irish medical personnel are among those who have signed the letter calling on western governments to join the fight.
# health - Thursday 25 September, 2014
Environment Minister Alan Kelly said that the system is “probably the most progressive” of its kind in Europe.
We’re going to need 20ccs of drama, STAT.
The Youth Advisory Council of the new children’s hospital say that the wards need to be more comfortable.