# health - Today’s News
Share the pain…
# health - Friday 12 February, 2016
Feeling under the weather? Here’s what you can do about it.
# health - Thursday 11 February, 2016
You have no excuse not to get a little exercise in…
# health - Sunday 7 February, 2016
That’s according to a study which found that more fertile women “are better at guarding their mate from potential adultery”.
# health - Saturday 6 February, 2016
Operation Transformation is not fat-shaming. We can’t mollycoddle to spare people’s feelings, writes Aaron McKenna.
# health - Thursday 4 February, 2016
New dementia research will explore topics such as the use of home tablets and the links between stroke and dementia.
# health - Tuesday 2 February, 2016
Most people will have HPV at some point in their lives. Certain types can lead to cervical cancer.
# health - Sunday 31 January, 2016
Deirdre McDonnell is “unbelievably shocked” at the length of waiting lists for children with scoliosis.
Yes, it’s disgusting, but that gooey stuff coming from your nose is trying to tell you something.
Lorraine Courtney writes that naming doctors in fitness to practice inquiries should be scrapped.
# health - Saturday 30 January, 2016
As part of Michael Kelly’s 52 Veg – A Year of Growing, Cooking and Eating your own Food series – this week, we talk chard.
# health - Wednesday 27 January, 2016
Dr Omar Hassan was found guilty at a Medical Council fitness to practice inquiry yesterday.
# health - Tuesday 26 January, 2016
Dan Kennedy underwent tests at St Michael’s Hospital in Dun Laoghaire, where he was diagnosed with severe colitis.
Colleen’s mother commends the hospital staff for their work, but says her daughter has been left languishing on waiting lists for years.
# health - Sunday 24 January, 2016
Americans drink a lot of the stuff and are being told to stop.
# health - Saturday 23 January, 2016
Michael Noonan got two standing ovations from party members.
Still on your January health buzz? Michael Kelly talks about sprouting broccoli this week – a nice addition to your meals.
# health - Friday 22 January, 2016
Six young people were hospitalised after a house party in the south of Cork. The issue can no longer be ignored, writes Graham de Barra.
# health - Thursday 21 January, 2016
“We simply cannot ignore this anymore. We have to be honest and ask ourselves, ‘Truly are we doing enough?’”
# health - Monday 18 January, 2016
The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership covers a wide range of policy areas that will impact on your life, writes David Lundy
But you still can’t grow it on your terrace.
# health - Sunday 17 January, 2016
The former Dublin hurler has set up a support service for people dealing with renal failure.
# health - Saturday 16 January, 2016
As part of Michael Kelly’s 52 Veg – A Year of Growing, Cooking and Eating your own Food series – this week, we talk kale.
# health - Friday 15 January, 2016
We need a combination of short, medium and long term policies to deal with this, writes Ross Golden-Bannon.
# health - Wednesday 13 January, 2016
‘I weighed a colossal 27 stone aged 21. I was one of the fattest people ever on RTE’s Operation Transformation’
Alan Mullen was a leader last year, but he hasn’t given up. He’ll be keeping us up to date on how he’s getting on over the coming weeks.
Because people are living longer.
I remember saying to her, ‘If it’s your time, you have to go.’
# health - Sunday 10 January, 2016
Remember, you are making changes for life, not just for January, writes Amy Holmes.
# health - Saturday 9 January, 2016
We’re just over a week into the new year. Are you already finding yourself failing at your get fit resolution. This might help.
# health - Friday 8 January, 2016
‘Sensible people are putting their health at risk’ – Patients going to GPs when they need emergency treatment
Meanwhile, doctors are being balloted on industrial action at University Hospital Limerick.
# health - Thursday 7 January, 2016
Leo Varadkar’s comments follow days of controversy regarding overcrowding at Irish hospitals, and come ahead of a nursing strike next week.
The Fianna Fáil leader had a lively exchange with Seán O’Rourke today.
# health - Tuesday 5 January, 2016
The INMO strike will see rolling two hour stoppages at emergency departments on 14 January.
Unless they’re really sick, that is.
# health - Sunday 3 January, 2016
Almost 2,000 people in Ireland are on dialysis.
# health - Friday 1 January, 2016
A Facebook post about Adam Doyle’s child Noah has been shared more than 14,000 times.
The Irish Heart Foundation wants you to give up the booze this January and help raise money for charity.
# health - Wednesday 30 December, 2015
New laws are to be introduced to ensure the titles are protected and registered.
# health - Tuesday 29 December, 2015
If you believe that mothers should come first when being treated medically, then the eighth needs to be repealed, writes Sam Elliot.