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#Immunity

# immunity - Monday 26 July, 2021

Planning to eat or drink indoors at a restaurant or bar today? Here's what you need to know
# Indoor Hospitality
# Indoor Hospitality

Planning to eat or drink indoors at a restaurant or bar today? Here's what you need to know

Jul 26th 2021, 11:54 AM 36,025 Views 72 Comments
  • A maximum of six adults will be allowed at a table.
  • Customers will be asked for proof of immunity and photo ID before they are seated.
  • One person at the table will also have to provide contact details.

# immunity - Thursday 3 June, 2021

Hiqa advises NPHET to extend presumptive Covid immunity to nine months post-infection
# Immunity
# Immunity

Hiqa advises NPHET to extend presumptive Covid immunity to nine months post-infection

Jun 3rd 2021, 10:00 AM 24,839 Views 35 Comments

Increasing the period of presumptive immunity from six to nine months would have “widespread positive implications for people”.

# immunity - Monday 8 March, 2021

Covid immunity post-infection lasts six months, NPHET advised
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Covid immunity post-infection lasts six months, NPHET advised

Mar 8th 2021, 10:18 AM 33,994 Views 81 Comments

The new guidance doubles the length of time of presumptive immunity after infection.

# immunity - Sunday 11 October, 2020

'I'm immune': Donald Trump prepares to return to the campaign trail
# Immunity
# Immunity

'I'm immune': Donald Trump prepares to return to the campaign trail

Oct 11th 2020, 7:39 PM 52,875 Views 97 Comments

Yesterday, Trump made his first public appearance since returning to the White House.

# immunity - Wednesday 9 September, 2020

DPP concludes suspect in Harry Dunn death did not have immunity, family told
# Harry Dunn
# Harry Dunn

DPP concludes suspect in Harry Dunn death did not have immunity, family told

Sep 9th 2020, 10:09 PM 35,842 Views 0 Comments

Max Hill QC’s conclusion directly contradicts what the Foreign Secretary told Parliament on 21 October.

# immunity - Wednesday 22 July, 2020

Bats’ genes can help them fight off coronaviruses, study suggests
# Immunity
# Immunity

Bats’ genes can help them fight off coronaviruses, study suggests

Jul 22nd 2020, 10:10 PM 24,458 Views 24 Comments

The study analysed how bats are able to survive coronaviruses, as well as their ability to use echolocation.

# immunity - Thursday 2 July, 2020

Social distancing rules mean it's inevitable students won't be back in school full-time - ASTI
# New Guidelines
# New Guidelines

Social distancing rules mean it's inevitable students won't be back in school full-time - ASTI

Updated Jul 2nd 2020, 8:27 AM 49,972 Views 119 Comments

Teachers’ unions will appear before the Dáil’s Covid-19 committee today.

# immunity - Saturday 27 June, 2020

Can I catch Covid-19 twice? As the country reopens, people who have recovered have a few questions
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Can I catch Covid-19 twice? As the country reopens, people who have recovered have a few questions

Jun 27th 2020, 12:05 AM 69,857 Views 61 Comments

Scientists are trying to better understand whether people can be immune after recovering.

# immunity - Wednesday 3 June, 2020

Three-month immunity advice for healthcare staff not to be extended to general population
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Three-month immunity advice for healthcare staff not to be extended to general population

Jun 3rd 2020, 10:28 PM 34,156 Views 30 Comments

Healthcare staff have been told they can act as if they are immune from Covid-19 for three months after recovering.

# immunity - Monday 1 June, 2020

Healthcare staff 'considered immune' for three months after recovering from Covid-19
# HSE
# HSE

Healthcare staff 'considered immune' for three months after recovering from Covid-19

Jun 1st 2020, 12:10 AM 49,415 Views 40 Comments

Guidance regarding immunity and healthcare workers was compiled by the HSE.

# immunity - Monday 20 April, 2020

Further coronavirus waves likely without 'new approach' after this cycle
# Covid19
# Covid19

Further coronavirus waves likely without 'new approach' after this cycle

Apr 20th 2020, 1:26 PM 37,370 Views 30 Comments

Researchers have suggested the current cycle in Ireland should end by the middle of June, but immunity in the community may be low.

# immunity - Sunday 11 August, 2019

Explainer: The HPV vaccine is free for boys from next month - here's why that's important
# HPV Vaccine
# HPV Vaccine

Explainer: The HPV vaccine is free for boys from next month - here's why that's important

Aug 11th 2019, 12:05 AM 31,285 Views 55 Comments

Over 500 cases of cancer associated with the HPV infection are diagnosed every year in Ireland.

# immunity - Friday 31 March, 2017

Trump's former adviser will testify in Russia probe 'if he gets immunity'
# White House
# White House

Trump's former adviser will testify in Russia probe 'if he gets immunity'

Mar 31st 2017, 7:30 AM 14,732 Views 81 Comments

“General Flynn certainly has a story to tell, and he very much wants to tell it, should the circumstances permit.”

# immunity - Friday 3 March, 2017

'Epidemics' of TB and pneumonia could hit Ireland due to antibiotic resistance
# Superbugs
# Superbugs

'Epidemics' of TB and pneumonia could hit Ireland due to antibiotic resistance

Mar 3rd 2017, 6:15 AM 11,909 Views 41 Comments

Misuse and overuse of medication will “almost certainly lead to a health crisis”, it has been warned.

# immunity - Thursday 2 March, 2017

Marine Le Pen could be prosecuted for tweeting photos of Islamic State killings
# No Longer Immune
# No Longer Immune

Marine Le Pen could be prosecuted for tweeting photos of Islamic State killings

Mar 2nd 2017, 1:57 PM 15,995 Views 71 Comments

The European Parliament lifted immunity from prosecution today.

# immunity - Saturday 22 August, 2015

Have a new kid? 'Take them on public transport and roll them around on the floor'
# Immunity
# Immunity

Have a new kid? 'Take them on public transport and roll them around on the floor'

Aug 22nd 2015, 8:30 AM 20,348 Views 40 Comments

That’s what one geneticist thinks.

# immunity - Thursday 30 July, 2015

Varoufakis could face treason charges for planning alternative currency
# Eurozone
# Eurozone

Varoufakis could face treason charges for planning alternative currency

Jul 30th 2015, 10:59 AM 15,192 Views 62 Comments

His immunity to prosecution as a member of parliament must be revoked first.

# immunity - Friday 11 July, 2014

An extra dose of polio vaccine helps boost immunity in under 5s
# Protection
# Protection

An extra dose of polio vaccine helps boost immunity in under 5s

Jul 11th 2014, 6:45 AM 4,168 Views 12 Comments

Researchers in India and the UK recommended a dose of IPV be added to vaccination programmes in polio-endemic countries.

# immunity - Tuesday 22 April, 2014

We're vaccinating more children in Ireland than ever before
# Booster
# Booster

We're vaccinating more children in Ireland than ever before

Apr 22nd 2014, 12:05 PM 8,216 Views 67 Comments

Vaccination rates are at their highest ever levels, the HSE said today.

# immunity - Tuesday 18 December, 2012

Pardon for Irish deserters who fought in WWII likely in new year
# World War II
# World War II

Pardon for Irish deserters who fought in WWII likely in new year

Dec 18th 2012, 5:13 PM 10,732 Views 155 Comments

Thousands of Defence Forces personnel who were persecuted by the Irish government for fighting with the Allies in World War II will receive a formal pardon in the new year.

# immunity - Tuesday 21 August, 2012

Echinacea shouldn’t be given to children under 12, says Medicines Board
# Echinacea
# Echinacea

Echinacea shouldn’t be given to children under 12, says Medicines Board

Aug 21st 2012, 7:15 AM 7,515 Views 72 Comments

Following a review of echincea’s safety and effectiveness, the IMB is advising against children using it.

# immunity - Wednesday 29 February, 2012

TCD scientists find 'off switch' in immune response
# Off Swtich
# Off Swtich

TCD scientists find 'off switch' in immune response

Feb 29th 2012, 2:18 PM 2,628 Views 5 Comments

Researchers have identified a protein in human cells that could provide new insights in our understanding of the our immune system.

# immunity - Wednesday 1 February, 2012

TCD among research group awarded €3m for anti-inflammatory project
# Research
# Research

TCD among research group awarded €3m for anti-inflammatory project

Feb 1st 2012, 7:15 AM 1,734 Views 2 Comments

The project will investigate the use of plants from the Amazon rainforest on immune processes.

# immunity - Tuesday 18 October, 2011

Result of swine flu jab investigation expected later this year
# Health
# Health

Result of swine flu jab investigation expected later this year

Oct 18th 2011, 9:12 AM 983 Views 8 Comments

The Health Service Executive is investigating the link between a swine flu jab and narcolepsy. This year’s vaccine does not contain the controversial Pandremix strain.