# rcsi - Wednesday 22 March, 2017
People over the age of 65 are particularly vulnerable to the adverse effects of medicine.
# rcsi - Friday 3 March, 2017
Misuse and overuse of medication will “almost certainly lead to a health crisis”, it has been warned.
# rcsi - Wednesday 22 February, 2017
RCSI’s Ahmed Alsarrif has a newfound love for gaelic football.
# rcsi - Thursday 9 February, 2017
# rcsi - Monday 31 October, 2016
“Research has shown that fixing decayed first teeth results in better sleep patterns for children and better performance in schools.”
# rcsi - Thursday 17 December, 2015
Irish-led research could lead to a breakthrough in treatment for people with epilepsy.
# rcsi - Monday 6 April, 2015
There are five medical schools who take donations in Ireland.
# rcsi - Monday 26 January, 2015
The Fine Gael senator was speaking at an injury prevention event at the Royal College of Surgeons over the weekend.
# rcsi - Friday 31 October, 2014
A meeting yesterday heard that dental surgeries are “brimming with children under seven who are already showing signs of irreparable tooth decay
# rcsi - Saturday 13 September, 2014
A genetic test pinpointed a destructive lung condition in Michael McNamee’s family – now experimental medicine is helping him to beat the odds.
# rcsi - Wednesday 16 July, 2014
One of the most frequently inappropriately prescribed drugs was aspirin – given to those with no history of brain or heart problems.
# rcsi - Friday 11 July, 2014
The new mobile surgical training unit simulators and can be used by up to ten trainees at any one time.
# rcsi - Monday 16 June, 2014
Nine Irish people have been treated with Ibrutinib thus far.
# rcsi - Sunday 6 April, 2014
The Irish Heart Foundation is urging speedy action from health authorities to ensure services focus on psychological as well as physical recovery.
# rcsi - Saturday 22 March, 2014
Today is World Water Day…but clean tap water is a pipe dream for 780 million people across the globe.
# rcsi - Saturday 1 February, 2014
Our courts seem to have affected an uncaring view towards violent and sexual crimes against women – allowing offenders to escape jail sentences by simply giving their victims a payoff. It is horrific and unacceptable.
# rcsi - Wednesday 29 January, 2014
Silver can help clean the bacteria out of a wound and, believe it or not, maggots will make it smell better.
# rcsi - Friday 24 January, 2014
Women’s Aid say the €5,000 will be used to cover legal fees for women who are unable to pay themselves.
# rcsi - Thursday 10 October, 2013
‘The Mental Health Of Young People in Ireland’ report also raised concerns about levels of drug and alcohol abuse among young adults.
# rcsi - Thursday 11 July, 2013
# rcsi - Monday 1 July, 2013
The team said their research may help to develop new drugs to prevent liver and heart disease in women.
# rcsi - Monday 8 April, 2013
Gum disease affects four out of five people in Ireland and the level of gum disease worsens as we get older.
# rcsi - Tuesday 5 March, 2013
A new research study is investigating how cancer cells spread around the body.
# rcsi - Saturday 19 January, 2013
Scientists at the RSCI and Beaumont Hospital develop a method that could avert chemotherapy if it won’t work.
# rcsi - Sunday 15 July, 2012
Irish-trained doctor Ghassan Dhaif, who aided the injured in Bahrain’s Arab Spring, on why the Government must do more to help medics like him.
# rcsi - Thursday 24 May, 2012
A new study from the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland shows that the female hormone oestrogen has a role to play in this.
# rcsi - Thursday 12 April, 2012
Hallucinations reported by 11 to 13-year-olds in Dublin ranged from isolated sentences to full conversations.
# rcsi - Friday 9 December, 2011
A team of artists, anatomists and engineers have proven that 3D is not just useful for blockbuster movies – it can stand in for “live models” too.