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# preventable - Thursday 22 February, 2018

'The HSE has lost all credibility': Partner of man who died 30 minutes after being transferred from hospital
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# PREVENTABLE

'The HSE has lost all credibility': Partner of man who died 30 minutes after being transferred from hospital

Feb 22nd 2018, 4:58 PM 29,476 Views 30 Comments

A report found the death was “predictable and preventable”.

# preventable - Thursday 18 December, 2014

New UK rules could allow embryos to be created from three people
# Diseases
# Diseases

New UK rules could allow embryos to be created from three people

Dec 18th 2014, 2:45 PM 5,779 Views 28 Comments

This would allow mothers to prevent passing on genetic diseases.

# preventable - Friday 5 December, 2014

There ARE simple treatments for Ebola that could have saved lives
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# PREVENTABLE

There ARE simple treatments for Ebola that could have saved lives

Dec 5th 2014, 6:30 AM 5,412 Views 4 Comments

Experts have argued that better managing of fluids and electrolytes could have prevented a number of deaths.

# preventable - Thursday 27 November, 2014

'We shouldn't be afraid to talk about suicide - it's the only way to understand it'
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

'We shouldn't be afraid to talk about suicide - it's the only way to understand it'

Nov 27th 2014, 6:45 AM 5,473 Views 14 Comments

A talk is taking place in Dublin tonight on ‘Understanding the Suicidal Mind’.

# preventable - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in Ireland and the numbers are rising
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# PREVENTABLE

Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in Ireland and the numbers are rising

Apr 29th 2014, 3:44 PM 9,567 Views 12 Comments

There’s been an 81 per cent increase in incidents since records began in 1994.

# preventable - Thursday 3 April, 2014

Irish people going blind waiting for cataract surgery
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# PREVENTABLE

Irish people going blind waiting for cataract surgery

Apr 3rd 2014, 4:59 PM 10,675 Views 16 Comments

Ireland could save €76 million annually if earlier intervention was prioritised.

# preventable - Friday 21 December, 2012

Column: Why are we getting complacent with our sexual health?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Why are we getting complacent with our sexual health?

Dec 21st 2012, 6:55 AM 66 Views 15 Comments

We should know by now that having unprotected sex is not safe, writes Anna Quigley – so why are we engaging in risky sexual behaviour?