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Dublin: 2 °C Monday 30 November, 2015


# hospital - Today’s News


# hospital - Friday 27 November, 2015

Temple Street has postponed surgeries because of the number of sick babies

The hospital says it has had a large number of winter-related admissions.

# hospital - Tuesday 24 November, 2015

“The most patient group of public servants ever known to mankind”

Strike action is set to take place on 15 December.

Further €9 million awarded to girl who suffered brain injury at birth

Roisin Conroy has cerebral palsy as a result of her birth at the hospital in Portlaoise in 2001.

# hospital - Monday 16 November, 2015

16-year-old boy shot dead in Liverpool

Police were called to the scene of the shooting just before 11.10 last night.

# hospital - Sunday 15 November, 2015

‘It’s my job to help the family plan and care for their dying children at home’

Anne Tan’s career changed after meeting two terminally ill children.

# hospital - Tuesday 10 November, 2015

Concerns over ‘dilapidated’ operating theatre, legionnaires’ disease at Kerry hospital

Problems with the theatre were of particular concern because it’s such a high-risk clinical area, inspectors found.

Louth toddler nearly died after biting into liquid washing machine tablet

Jenny Maher spent two weeks in Temple Street Hospital.

# hospital - Sunday 8 November, 2015

Charity review finds US attack on MSF hospital “conducted with a purpose to kill and destroy”

At least 30 people were killed, including 13 staff members, 10 patients and seven unrecognisable bodies yet to be identified.

# hospital - Thursday 5 November, 2015

Alleged sexual assault of woman (87) in all-male ward investigated

The assault is alleged to have happened last week.

# hospital - Wednesday 4 November, 2015

Six-year-old boy assaulted by man in Lidl car park

The boy suffered an injury to his arm which required hospital treatment.

# hospital - Monday 2 November, 2015

Arrest and court appearance after Halloween stabbings in Dublin

One man was killed over the weekend and two others were seriously injured.

# hospital - Saturday 17 October, 2015

Appeal for woman who left hospital after giving birth to baby boy

Police in the UK have said they are not pursuing any criminal charges against her.

# hospital - Thursday 15 October, 2015

Varadkar dismisses claims 10,000 Irish children have teeth extracted in hospital each year

The Irish Dental Association has described the figures as a “national disgrace”.

# hospital - Wednesday 14 October, 2015

‘Nothing else seemed to matter when she died. I didn’t understand why God would take our little girl?’

Michael McEnery provides a personal and heartfelt account of the loss of his young daughter Annabel to cancer. Here he talks about how he and his family got through such a horrific ordeal.

The British nurse who fought off Ebola last year is now ‘critically ill’ again

Pauline Cafferkey’s condition deteriorated further today, her hospital said in a statement.

# hospital - Tuesday 6 October, 2015

Man ‘risked his life’ by swallowing cannabis pellets to get money for his sick mum

The Spanish national swallowed 107 pellets. He was jailed for 18 months.

Girl (11) awarded €35k in damages after getting finger trapped in seat

The girl’s hand became trapped while she was at a play.

# hospital - Sunday 4 October, 2015

Obama promises investigation into US hospital airstrike that saw “patients burn to death in their beds”

12 Médecins Sans Frontiéres (MSF) staff members were killed in the attack.

# hospital - Thursday 24 September, 2015

Dublin Bus investigating after toddler (3) jabbed with ‘filthy’ drug needle

The little girl was rushed to hospital for tests.

# hospital - Monday 14 September, 2015

Study of Dublin suburb finds people more stressed than 14 years ago

The circumstances of 1,082 people from Tallaght were captured on a range of issues.

# hospital - Thursday 10 September, 2015

This woman has been living in a Galway hospital for three years waiting for her home to be made safe

‘I have now spent three Christmases in hospital. I try to bring Christmas to me by hanging up decorations.’

# hospital - Tuesday 8 September, 2015

29 hospitalised after taking hallucinogenic drug at homeopathy conference

Some patients were suffering from breathing problems and delusions.

# hospital - Friday 4 September, 2015

18-year-old killed in single car collision in Cavan

The incident happened just before 5.30pm yesterday evening. The road is closed and diversions are in place.

# hospital - Wednesday 2 September, 2015

Two gardaí assaulted after stopping motorcycle in Ballyfermot

Both men sustained serious facial injuries and one remains in hospital.

Man taken to hospital with chest injuries after garda raid

One man in his 40s has been arrested.

# hospital - Tuesday 1 September, 2015

Man suffers head injuries after feud-linked attack in Mullingar

His injuries are not thought to be life-threatening.

# hospital - Sunday 30 August, 2015

Two charged after garda struck and seriously injured by stolen car

Two other gardaí received minor injuries in the incident, which happened in Balbriggan last night.

# hospital - Friday 28 August, 2015

Epilepsy unit at Beaumont Hospital closed because of staff shortages

Vacant positions have been filled but the unit will not reopen until 21 September.

# hospital - Thursday 27 August, 2015

‘The finest young man’: Tributes paid to teen who died in tragic farming accident

Donal English-Hayden, aged 14, was killed when a tractor and trailer being driven by a local farmer collapsed and overturned into a ditch.

# hospital - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

Prisoner attacked two officers escorting him from hospital

One officer had facial injuries while the other had an injury to his shoulder.

# hospital - Sunday 23 August, 2015

Teenage girl falls off nightclub roof

She is currently being kept at a hospital in Dubiln with non-life threatening injuries.

# hospital - Friday 21 August, 2015

The 5 at 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

# hospital - Thursday 20 August, 2015

Teenager hospitalised after ‘vicious’ attack in child detention centre

Three staff who tried to intervene were also injured.

# hospital - Thursday 13 August, 2015

Tianjin: Explosion death toll rises to 50 as devastation is revealed Tianjin This post contains videos

Tianjin: Explosion death toll rises to 50 as devastation is revealed

The explosion unleashed a fireball that ripped through the night sky shattering glass up to three kilometres from the blast site.

Forget the drugs, listening to music during surgery can reduce your pain

Even while you’re under anaesthetic.

# hospital - Wednesday 12 August, 2015

At least 13 dead, hundreds injured as massive explosion rocks Chinese city China This post contains videos

At least 13 dead, hundreds injured as massive explosion rocks Chinese city

One hospital worker told the Beijing News that there were “too many new patients to count”.

Police find severed leg tattooed with the phrase “a good day to die”

The grisly find was made in Rome yesterday.

# hospital - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

This note made a new mother’s day after a stay in hospital

She had arrived back to car to find a parking ticket on the windscreen.

# hospital - Monday 10 August, 2015

“There’ll always be objections, there’s objections to somebody putting an extension onto their house.”

Planning permission for the new hospital to be built on the St James’s Hospital site is due to be submitted today.

Cyclist dies in hospital after crash in Galway

The man was airlifted to hospital last Thursday with head injuries.

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