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Explainer: What is known about the AstraZeneca blood clot reports so far
The National Immunisation Advisory Committee is to decide if further advice needs to be issued about the AstraZeneca vaccine.
# Vaccines
Vaccines: 740 reports of suspected side-effects have been sent to the health products regulator
The HPRA receives these reports from individuals on a voluntary basis.
# major step forward
Breast cancer patients may be spared debilitating side effects 'by only using radiation on tumour'
Current best practice sees women given full breast radiotherapy in most cases.
# malnutrition
Fad diets harming Irish cancer patients
Having a poor diet can even have major implications for the overall outcome of cancer treatment, say doctors.
# side effects
Giving anti-malaria drug Lariam to Irish troops "beggars belief", says support group
Support group Action Lariam for Irish Soldiers has said that the official policy on the drug needs to change.