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13-month-old admitted to intensive care after parents influenced by anti-vaccine material online
The boy was admitted to University Hospital Galway.
Investigation launched after woman in her 80s dies on hospital trolley
The woman presented at University Hospital Galway on 14 September, but died on a trolley in the emergency department several hours later.
A multi-storey car park at a Galway hospital will result in fewer parking spaces
For staff, anyway.
Elderly man has just been given a bed after 82 hours on trolley
The crisis in the A&E is hitting vulnerable patients.
Asbestos found at University Hospital Galway
However, the HSE says there is no danger to the public.
This shocking graph shows 13 "missed opportunities" in treatment of Savita
Red crosses show points at which intervention might have helped Savita in the four days before she died at University Hospital Galway one year ago.
Staff bitten by fleas at University Hospital Galway
Being the biggest hospital in the west, it will be a major concern if it spreads from the outpatient department to the main hospital.
HIQA publishes details of investigation into Savita case
If the Authority believes there is a continuing risk, the investigation team will be able to extend the terms of reference.
Man dies in Galway house fire
A 45-year-old has died following a house fire in Barna, Co. Galway last night.
Overcrowding making conditions "almost unbearable" in Galway hospital - INMO
The Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation says a bed capacity problem means an urgent need to re-open closed benches.
Elderly patients forced to ‘wait on floor’ at Galway hospital
Labour TD to meet University Hospital Galway chief today to discuss overcrowding complaints at emergency department.
Bike scheme on its way to Galway
It’s reported that 20 ideal locations have been pinpointed for the scheme, which could be in Galway by next summer.
Dangerous magnesium levels in baby food led to child's death
An inquest in to the death of a five year old girl finds that her baby food had a dangerous level of magnesium.