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# sponsored-by-hse - Wednesday 21 October, 2020

'They said she was the sickest child in ICU': One mother shares her four-year-old's experience with the flu

Nora O’Hare shared how her daughter went from being ‘the picture of health’ to ICU within 48 hours.

# sponsored-by-hse - Thursday 1 October, 2020

6 common questions about the flu vaccine, answered by an expert

At-risk groups can get the vaccine free of charge.

# sponsored-by-hse - Friday 21 August, 2020

What if my child has symptoms? 5 questions about COVID-19 and school, answered

Including when to call your GP, and when it’s usually okay to send children to school.

# sponsored-by-hse - Wednesday 15 July, 2020

'It's a win-win for me': People around Ireland share experiences of wearing face coverings

Face coverings will soon be mandatory in shops and shopping centres.

# sponsored-by-hse - Monday 20 April, 2020

'We had a lot of chats through the bedroom door': Here's what it's like to recover from COVID-19 at home

Four out of five people with coronavirus will not need hospital care.

# sponsored-by-hse - Thursday 16 April, 2020

'I'm looking forward to hugging my mum again': 3 people share their experiences of cocooning

Vulnerable members of our society are remaining at home to protect themselves from COVID-19.

# sponsored-by-hse - Tuesday 8 October, 2019

7 myths about the flu vaccine, busted by an expert

Think getting the vaccine last year means you don’t need to get it this year? Think again.

# sponsored-by-hse - Friday 20 September, 2019

7 questions you might have about the HPV vaccine, answered by an expert

From tips for reducing nerves to exactly what the vaccine protects against.

# sponsored-by-hse - Friday 1 February, 2019

Navigating a night out when you're trying to drink less: 6 tips from Irish adults to make it easier

Here’s how to have a great night and still feel good the next morning.

Cutting down: 6 great things you can expect to happen to your body when you drink less

Sober curious? Reducing your alcohol intake can help you feel better inside and out.

# sponsored-by-hse - Thursday 31 January, 2019

8 alternative date night ideas to try out around Ireland this weekend 

After dark art galleries, comedy and rom-coms that won’t make you cringe.

# sponsored-by-hse - Friday 25 January, 2019

7 unexpected advantages of cutting down on drinking - from adults who’ve done it themselves 

‘My quality of sleep is so much better.’

# sponsored-by-hse - Thursday 3 January, 2019

9 easy things you can do to help fend off bugs this winter

Feeling like there’s no escaping illness right now? We asked a GP for some practical advice.

# sponsored-by-hse - Monday 10 December, 2018

# sponsored-by-hse - Tuesday 13 November, 2018

7 emergency contraception facts that everyone should know about

Expert Helen Deely explains why it’s now more accessible than ever.

# sponsored-by-hse - Thursday 26 July, 2018

From The42 'The illness opened up my eyes to how quickly things can change': Noel McGrath on staying healthy Noel McGrath

'The illness opened up my eyes to how quickly things can change': Noel McGrath on staying healthy

The Tipperary hurler talks about coming through a difficult period and keeping both his body and mind right.

'As a team you go through so much together, you just wouldn't experience that elsewhere'

Sharon Courtney shares how drinking less has helped her to gain more.

# sponsored-by-hse - Wednesday 30 May, 2018

6 little things to give your mental health a boost this summer

Here’s how to have a happy three months.

# sponsored-by-hse - Tuesday 27 February, 2018

7 important facts every parent should know about rashes

Dr Nuala O’Connor explains when you need to worry.

# sponsored-by-hse - Monday 19 February, 2018

8 surprising facts everyone should know about sore throats and earaches

Dr Nuala O’Connor shares the inside track on these two common symptoms.

# sponsored-by-hse - Monday 12 February, 2018

Poll: Would you be willing to discuss your mental health with your colleagues? This post contains a poll

Poll: Would you be willing to discuss your mental health with your colleagues?

Poor mental health is estimated to cost the economy €3 billion a year.

QUIZ: Can You Tell The Difference Between A Common Cold And The Flu?

And which category does man-flu come under?

# sponsored-by-hse - Friday 19 January, 2018

4 well-known Irish faces on the impact alcohol had on their mental health

‘One night I found myself sitting on the lid of a toilet in a Dublin nightclub hiding from the world.’

# sponsored-by-hse - Thursday 11 January, 2018

QUIZ: What One Change Should You Make This Month For Your Mental Health?

Thankfully, there’s not a diet suggestion in sight.

# sponsored-by-hse - Thursday 21 December, 2017

8 things to know if you need to go to the emergency department over Christmas

Or if one of your loved ones has a health emergency – you’ll be better off having read this.

# sponsored-by-hse - Wednesday 6 December, 2017

7 essential Christmas survival tips to protect your mental health

From minimising family rows to picking the events that matter.

# sponsored-by-hse - Friday 17 November, 2017

6 alcohol-related health risks everyone in their 20s should know about

Over half of 15 to 24 year olds regularly drink in excess of low-risk guidelines.

# sponsored-by-hse - Thursday 2 November, 2017

‘I might not remember your name but I will remember a feeling of being with you’

Here’s what those living with dementia want you to know.

# sponsored-by-hse - Wednesday 27 September, 2017

8 simple changes to make to your work day that can boost your mental health

From breaking out of bed in the morning to your night-time rituals.

# sponsored-by-hse - Tuesday 25 April, 2017

Tend to feel low after drinking? Here are 7 reasons why

You may not realise that alcohol could be impacting on your mental health.

# sponsored-by-hse - Thursday 6 April, 2017

3 Irish people tell us why they decided to speak up about their mental health

It’s time to start the conversation.

# sponsored-by-hse - Tuesday 4 April, 2017

# sponsored-by-hse - Wednesday 15 March, 2017

7 ways alcohol could be affecting your fitness without you realising

Drink less, gain more.

# sponsored-by-hse - Tuesday 7 March, 2017

6 facts about alcohol and cancer every woman should know

It’s responsible for 1 in 8 breast cancer diagnoses.

# sponsored-by-hse - Tuesday 14 February, 2017

How to cope with 7 common illnesses

Mild bugs can often be dealt with at home.

# sponsored-by-hse - Friday 13 January, 2017

6 easy food swaps to make for healthier meals

And no, it doesn’t involve spiralising everything within reach.

# sponsored-by-hse - Wednesday 21 December, 2016

8 little resolutions that will make a big difference to your mental health

It’s all about the Little Things.

Broke after Christmas? 7 tips to help you quit smoking and save money

You’ll be happier, healthier AND richer. What’s not to like?

# sponsored-by-hse - Wednesday 9 November, 2016

6 simple things our readers do to help themselves feel better

Little things can make a big difference.

# sponsored-by-hse - Friday 4 November, 2016

Open thread: What's the one thing you do to make yourself feel better?

Little things can make a big difference.

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