# health - Today’s News
# health - Sunday 26 July, 2015
The facts (and figures) of life.
# health - Friday 24 July, 2015
Eric Hites says he “has to show her and the world” what he can do.
This is despite the fact they established their own hospital transport service.
# health - Thursday 23 July, 2015
Erica Jean Schenk is the cover star of the August issue.
It is seeking to attract up to 500 people and it is hoped it will encourage Irish nurses working abroad to come home.
# health - Wednesday 22 July, 2015
The state’s mental health watchdog has found training for mental health service providers was inadequate.
# health - Sunday 19 July, 2015
Many of the devices that power our everyday lives would have been unimaginable a century ago.
# health - Saturday 11 July, 2015
Clinical trials show guselkumab to be better than current medicines.
# health - Thursday 9 July, 2015
The European Court of Justice said there was not enough evidence put forward to show the Working Time Directive was not being implemented.
# health - Tuesday 7 July, 2015
That’s the highest rate among four studied countries.
# health - Monday 6 July, 2015
The HSE has spent €57 million on prescription drugs to help with erectile dysfunction in the last six years.
A TD says Ireland should follow San Francisco’s lead on the issue.
# health - Sunday 5 July, 2015
A new clinical trial has given hope to people with sight loss.
# health - Thursday 2 July, 2015
I’m 38, a mother to two boys, and I have just been handed a death sentence.
# health - Wednesday 1 July, 2015
Paramedics across the country say they are being forced to travel long distances with critical patients.
# health - Tuesday 30 June, 2015
For the first time in human history our biggest killers are not pathogens, at least in the Western world, but illnesses created by poor diet and the drive to consume more calories.
# health - Monday 29 June, 2015
Four plates of pasta won’t always help you..
# health - Sunday 28 June, 2015
Activists say more accurate data is needed.
# health - Wednesday 24 June, 2015
It’s all about the molecules.
The level of uptake has been described as “phenomenal”.
Leo Varadkar has announced a new initiative for public sector employees. – but is it a good idea or a bad idea?
# health - Tuesday 23 June, 2015
The public sector employs 288,561 people in Ireland, around 15% of the workforce.
# health - Saturday 20 June, 2015
Hawaii has become the first US state to raise the legal smoking age to 21 – is this something we should be looking at?
# health - Friday 19 June, 2015
The incredibly rare phenomenon is known as “lithopedion”.
# health - Tuesday 16 June, 2015
Men’s Health Week runs from 15 June to 21 June.
Even milk chocolate counts.
# health - Friday 12 June, 2015
One woman’s diagnosis of septicaemia was missed.
# health - Thursday 11 June, 2015
There have been 7,521 newly diagnosed cases since the early 1980s.
# health - Wednesday 10 June, 2015
The closure will create additional risks and be more costly, said the POA.
I care full-time for my son, who has Hunter Syndrome, as well as being a mother to my other two young boys – yet I am often looked down upon by others.
# health - Tuesday 9 June, 2015
Aimee Nolan says she has still not received an explanation.
# health - Monday 8 June, 2015
Early palliative care for advanced cancer patients is better for the patient and produces serious savings.
The main causes of health loss have hardly changed in the past 23 years.
# health - Sunday 7 June, 2015
Because sometimes the gym is closed.
While we eat them as sweet treats they don’t need to be guilty pleasures.
# health - Friday 5 June, 2015
# health - Thursday 4 June, 2015
The National Rare Diseases Office was opened today by the Health Minister.
Factors like a person’s usual walking speed are used to calculate their score.
# health - Tuesday 2 June, 2015
Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe said officers should lose weight or else risk losing their jobs.
The review adds to two previous international studies.