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# Disease

This week
12th May 2024 - 18th May 2024
HSE approves new drug that can cut the chances of breast cancer recurring by over 30%
Last week
5th May 2024 - 18th May 2024
Significant spike in whooping cough in small babies in Ireland, after five infants die in England
Last year
2023
Opinion: My whole life has been affected by this condition - more newborn screenings are needed
Jonathan O’Grady
All time
Former Celtic and Scotland striker Frank McGarvey diagnosed with cancer
France, Germany report first monkeypox cases as UK figures more than double to reach 20
Explainer: What we know about the recent spate of acute hepatitis in children
HSE 'very closely' monitoring infectious disease mainly affecting gay and bisexual men
Explainer: Here's what you need to know about the Ebola-like Marburg virus
Strain of avian influenza found in wild bird in Limerick
People warned not to swim in Royal Canal after outbreak of rat-borne disease
Presence of deadly rabbit and hare disease confirmed in six counties across Ireland
Some salmon returning to Irish rivers with signs of bleeding and skin ulceration
Guitarist Peter Frampton reveals incurable muscle disease
Man admitted to hospital in Sweden with suspected Ebola found not to have disease
Where does Ireland rank when it comes to deaths caused by cancer, heart disease and lung disease?
The Paris Climate Agreement is REALLY expensive... but it could end up saving us money
Heart disease and cancer are the most common causes of death in Ireland
Study shows humans can spot a sick person on a photo just two hours after they were infected with a germ
Popularity on Facebook could be key to targeted flu vaccinations - study
Highly contagious plague kills 30 people in Madagascar
Patient diagnosed with tuberculosis in University Hospital Galway
A form of malaria that usually only affects monkeys is now affecting humans in Brazil
Poll: Do you agree with gene editing?
Japanese woman dies of tick disease after being bitten by a stray cat
Theresa May announces inquiry into Britain's contaminated blood scandal
The first three-parent baby in the UK could be born next year
The risk of dying of cancer is significantly higher among Irish men than Irish women
Case of leprosy confirmed in California primary school
Pregnant women warned to stay away from this Miami neighbourhood as Zika spreads
Working at Samsung factory caused woman's cancer
What you need to know about the 'brain-shrinking' virus now appearing in the US
Living with Crohn's disease: 'I bring spare clothes with me in the car for the times I don't make it to a bathroom'
Valerie Donovan
Good news as cancer rates among Irish men start to plateau
Have a new kid? 'Take them on public transport and roll them around on the floor'
Vaping is now officially less harmful than smoking, and it's time the Irish health authorities acknowledged that fact
Joe Dunne
Cancelled: Man who claims to have cured cancer will not be speaking in Ireland
Man who claims to have cured cancer is causing controversy in Dublin and Galway
A new specialist centre hopes to pin down tough to diagnose rare diseases
Safe and well: Defence Forces medics return home from Ebola-ravaged Sierra Leone
Scientists develop condom that could feel better than nothing at all