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Researchers examine dangers of lethal superbugs to Irish seawaters
# Dangers
# Dangers

Researchers examine dangers of lethal superbugs to Irish seawaters

Aug 10th 2020, 6:46 PM 37,783 Views 15 Comments

While Ireland has some of the cleanest bathing waters in Europe, raw sewage is still being discharged at more than 30 locations.

Survey finds one in six women taking epilepsy medication don’t know the risk it poses to pregnancy
# Warning
# Warning

Survey finds one in six women taking epilepsy medication don’t know the risk it poses to pregnancy

Jul 3rd 2020, 5:51 PM 11,197 Views 8 Comments

The HSE has estimated that up to 1,250 children may have been impacted in Ireland.

Poll: Should vaping be banned on college campuses in Ireland?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should vaping be banned on college campuses in Ireland?

Sep 23rd 2019, 8:22 AM 26,101 Views 79 Comments

The president of the University of Limerick has called on the government to take action.

Parents urged not to buy children scrambler bikes for Christmas after fatalities in recent years
# Dangers
# Dangers

Parents urged not to buy children scrambler bikes for Christmas after fatalities in recent years

Dec 17th 2017, 10:30 AM 18,243 Views 71 Comments

Councillor Noeleen Reilly says children as young as five have been seen using them on estates.

Floating down the Liffey on an inflatable is all fun and games... but it's not safe
# Water Safety
# Water Safety

Floating down the Liffey on an inflatable is all fun and games... but it's not safe

Jul 25th 2017, 11:00 PM 36,490 Views 54 Comments

A number of people were photographed sitting in inflatable flamingos and unicorns in the river this afternoon.

Dublin Zoo confident in its security as European zoos take extra steps to protect rhinos
# Poaching
# Poaching

Dublin Zoo confident in its security as European zoos take extra steps to protect rhinos

Mar 25th 2017, 7:15 AM 9,228 Views 9 Comments

A rhino was shot dead and had its horns hacked off in a grisly poacher attack earlier this month.

Man left in freezing shark infested water for six hours after being dragged out of boat by fish
# Australia
# Australia

Man left in freezing shark infested water for six hours after being dragged out of boat by fish

Jan 7th 2017, 5:00 PM 45,810 Views 38 Comments

“He was just one tiny little head bobbing in the ocean”.

Gardaí are carrying out a national speed operation for the next 24 hours
# Slow Down
# Slow Down

Gardaí are carrying out a national speed operation for the next 24 hours

May 27th 2016, 8:37 AM 21,168 Views 177 Comments

High visibility speed enforcement will be carried out in all 1,031 speed enforcement zones.

Pics of Irish teen girls are ending up on hardcore pornography sites
# Unaware
# Unaware

Pics of Irish teen girls are ending up on hardcore pornography sites

Dec 4th 2014, 9:42 PM 429,355 Views 76 Comments

An RTÉ investigation, aired tonight, will show how the photos were used without the victims’ knowledge.

7 mortal dangers of sending a text message From The Daily Edge

7 mortal dangers of sending a text message

Dec 7th 2013, 6:00 PM 53,680 Views 36 Comments

We’re living life on the edge with every single text.

These people were arrested because of something they wrote on Facebook
# Social Media
# Social Media

These people were arrested because of something they wrote on Facebook

Jul 14th 2013, 8:30 PM 47,904 Views 107 Comments

Be careful with those status updates…

Jessie J's dangerous trip around Ireland
# Risky
From The Daily Edge
# Risky

Jessie J's dangerous trip around Ireland

Jul 10th 2013, 12:07 PM 5,069 Views 0 Comments

As described on her Twitter. HAZARDOUS.

'Terrifying' brawl between climbers on Everest
# Fight At A Height
# Fight At A Height

'Terrifying' brawl between climbers on Everest

Apr 29th 2013, 12:23 PM 24,889 Views 41 Comments

Sherpas had advised Europeans not to climb a new “undisclosed” route, but eyewitness says climbers ignored request.

Pope Francis warns Church of dangers of inaction
# Pope Francis
# Pope Francis

Pope Francis warns Church of dangers of inaction

Mar 14th 2013, 9:24 PM 12,729 Views 102 Comments

In his first mass, the new pope said the Catholic Church risked becoming little more than a charity with no spiritual foundations.

Campaign highlights dangers of hair straighteners to children
# Campaign
# Campaign

Campaign highlights dangers of hair straighteners to children

Oct 15th 2012, 4:09 PM 11,993 Views 14 Comments

The campaign was launched following a rise in the number of children attending A&E at the Royal Belfast Hospital for Sick Children with hair straightener burns.

Unleashed dogs 'pose threat to animal welfare'
# Dogs
# Dogs

Unleashed dogs 'pose threat to animal welfare'

Sep 24th 2012, 12:32 PM 5,580 Views 30 Comments

“Family pets can be turned into predators,” Deputy Andrew Doyle has said, adding there needs to be stronger controls in this area.