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# hospital - Sunday 5 May, 2013

Woman arrested after man seriously injured by petrol bomb

The lit petrol bomb was thrown through the window of a house in Derry, seriously injuring the 45-year-old man inside.

# hospital - Saturday 4 May, 2013

Visitors warned to stay away from Beaumont Hospital

The hospital is trying to contain an outbreak of the winter vomiting bug and has asked the public to avoid visiting unless absolutely essential.

# hospital - Thursday 2 May, 2013

From The Daily Edge Man pretends to be member of Pink Floyd to get free health care Uncomfortably Numb

Man pretends to be member of Pink Floyd to get free health care

He would have got away with it too, if it wasn’t for those pesky… er… cops.

# hospital - Friday 26 April, 2013

The 5 at 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Health risks in hospital baby baths discovered in random inspection

A HIQA assessment of Letterkenny General Hospital finds that the absence of a cleaning system poses a risk to child health.

Boston bombing suspect moved to prison

He has been moved to a prison medical centre, reports say.

# hospital - Thursday 25 April, 2013

Column: For women giving birth in a war zone, I was more than just a midwife

Tens of thousands have died in the ongoing, bloody conflict in Syria to date – and those who remain live under constant threat of violence. Midwife Cathy Janssens writes about trying to bring new life into the world in such unstable circumstances.

# hospital - Monday 15 April, 2013

Woman (22) due in court over Ennis stabbing

A woman was seriously injured during the incident in which she was stabbed on the grounds of a primary school in the town.

# hospital - Sunday 14 April, 2013

Ennis stabbing: Woman still in custody

It is understood the woman who was stabbed has been transferred to Cork University Hospital.

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Good morning! Here are the nine things you need to know as you kick off your Sunday.

# hospital - Saturday 13 April, 2013

"Serious concern" over staff shortages in Emergency Departments

The Irish Association for Emergency Medicine has said that the problem will worsen after July.

# hospital - Monday 8 April, 2013

12-month figures show near 30pc drop in patients waiting nine months

The latest figures from the patient treatment register have shown a drop of nearly 30 per cent in patients waiting more than nine months, when compared with March 2012.

From The42 'I'm grand': National winner Ryan Mania tweets from hospital after fall Horse Racing

'I'm grand': National winner Ryan Mania tweets from hospital after fall

Mania, who made history at Aintree on Saturday, is set to be discharged from hospital later today.

Nurses to track hospital overcrowding

The Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation (INMO) is to launch Ward Watch, a new initiative, this morning.

# hospital - Sunday 7 April, 2013

Man dies in crash involving a motorcycle and tractor

The motorcyclist died in Cavan this morning.

# hospital - Tuesday 2 April, 2013

Calls for Savita report not to be published 'until family concerns are met'

Savita Halappanavar’s husband Praveen is unhappy with the draft HSE report into his wife’s death.

# hospital - Sunday 31 March, 2013

Update: Louth man injured in serious stabbing

Gardaí have issued an appeal.

# hospital - Saturday 30 March, 2013

Nelson Mandela 'comfortable and responding to treatment'

The former SA president is now breathing without difficulty.

# hospital - Friday 29 March, 2013

From The42 JT McNamara's paralysis confirmed following Cheltenham fall Neck Injury

JT McNamara's paralysis confirmed following Cheltenham fall

The Injured Jockey’s Fund has issued a statement on the Limerick jockey’s well-being.

Visitors warned to stay away from Beaumont Hospital

A total of 187 cases of influenza have been recorded at the hospital – and Beaumont is trying to stop that number from getting any higher.

# hospital - Tuesday 26 March, 2013

Brave nine-year-old girl climbs canyon to find help after crash

The young girl’s father died when the SUV he was driving overturned.

# hospital - Monday 18 March, 2013

Two men injured overnight in Belfast assaults

One man sustained serious head injuries and the other received facial injuries.

Busy weekend for the Irish Coast Guard with callouts all over the country

The Coast Guard said the west of the country was the busiest area but this is not unusual for the first bank holiday of the year.

# hospital - Saturday 16 March, 2013

Public asked to avoid Beaumont Hospital over flu outbreak

At least 113 cases of flu have been recorded at the hospital since the outbreak began last month.

Man in his 20s dies in overnight crash in Tipperary

The man was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash at Lower Ballylynch in Carrick-on-Suir.

# hospital - Friday 15 March, 2013

Gardaí appeal for information following shooting in Mayo

A man in his 30s was shot at a house in Castlebar yesterday evening.

# hospital - Thursday 14 March, 2013

Concern rises over 21-year-old woman last seen at a Dublin hospital

Alexandra O’Brien has been missing since yesterday afternoon.

# hospital - Monday 11 March, 2013

Man with screwdriver in forehead 'smoked cigarette', then called help

He later underwent surgery to remove the tool from his forehead.

# hospital - Saturday 9 March, 2013

Body of man discovered at Kilkenny house

Gardaí say the cause of death will not be disclosed for operational reasons.

# hospital - Thursday 7 March, 2013

Bolshoi dancer admits ordering attack on ballet chief

Pavel Dmitrichenko says, however, that he didn’t specifically ask for hot acid to be thrown in the ballet chief’s face.

# hospital - Wednesday 6 March, 2013

Great Irish Bake launched to raise dough for out-of-date children's ward

Members of the public are being encouraged to take part in the bake-off, which will raise funds to upgrade the ward, which hasn’t been refurbished in 60 years.

# hospital - Tuesday 5 March, 2013

Elderly pedestrian seriously injured in Dublin crash

The 72-year-old man was struck by a car on the Clontarf Road at around 8 o’clock this morning. Gardaí are appealing for witnesses.

Suspect detained in Bolshoi ballet director acid attack

Sergei Filin of the Bolshoi Ballet had sulphuric acid thrown in his face in mid-January and has been receiving treatment that may last for months.

# hospital - Monday 4 March, 2013

Queen released from hospital after treatment for gastroenteritis

It was the first time in ten years that the British monarch had been hospitalised.

# hospital - Saturday 2 March, 2013

Fix Crumlin hospital campaign 'gives sick children dignity'

The campaign has led to opening of 12 beds for children at a new ward constructed with funds donated to the hospital.

# hospital - Wednesday 27 February, 2013

Column: Ireland has the worst managed healthcare system in the developed world

While Ireland does not have the worst quality of healthcare, it is run by technically deficient, medically illiterate bureaucrats, says Professor John Crown. What healthcare model should we be looking to?

# hospital - Sunday 24 February, 2013

Thousands turn out for Waterford hospital rally

It is estimated that up to 4000 people turned out for a rally to save hospital services in Waterford yesterday afternoon.

# hospital - Friday 22 February, 2013

Irish nanny due in Boston court today over baby death

Aisling McCarthy Brady who is originally from Cavan will face charges of assault and battery of a 1-year-old child.

# hospital - Tuesday 19 February, 2013

UK patient dies from SARS-like coronavirus

A total of 12 people worldwide have been diagnosed with the disease.

# hospital - Monday 18 February, 2013

St James's Hospital: No disruption to services expected during TEEU picket

No disruption to services is anticipated tomorrow during a planned picket by members of the Technical Engineering and Electrical Union, says hospital management.