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Format: 2014-09-21
Format: 2014-09-21

All JobBridge ads for school cleaners removed

20 Sep 2014
The Department of Social Protection has removed all ads for school cleaners and caretakers from the JobBridge register.

Calls for rent controls to curb homelessness

20 Sep 2014
Social justice campaigner Fr Peter McVerry has called for the Government to introduce emergency rent controls to help combat homelessness.

Independents call for education & health reform

20 Sep 2014
A group of Independent TDs have called for increased spending on Health and Education.

JDRF partners with Tidepool, awards Beta-O2 research grant

20 Sep 2014
JDRF and Tidepool recently announced a partnership for data access technology for people with type 1 diabetes who use insulin pumps and continuous glucose monitors through a device-agnostic cloud...

VIDEO: Asthma stigma in some Asian families

20 Sep 2014
Asian children with asthma are five times more likely to end up with serious health problems than white children according to new research.

Dept issues doctor abortion guidance document

19 Sep 2014
The guidance document for the Protection of Life During Pregnancy Act 2013 has been published on the Department of Health website.

School cleaner ad removed from JobBridge

19 Sep 2014
The Department of Social Protection has confirmed that it has removed an ad for a school cleaner from the JobBridge register.

Open Access can help deliver a Healthy Ireland – 20 October 2014, 10.00 – 1.00pm, Radisson Blu Hotel, Dublin 2

19 Sep 2014
20 Oct 2014 We would like to invite you to the fourth in a series of Open Access seminars organised as part of the Annual International Open Access Week. Open Access Week will take place from 20 -...

Routine ECG screening discouraged for young people

19 Sep 2014
In a new statement, the American Heart Association and American College of Cardiology do not recommend mass screening with 12-lead ECGs for CV abnormalities in the general population of healthy young...

Today is e-Day

19 Sep 2014
Today - 19 September 2014, is e-Day - the date after which the public sector (government departments, local authorities and State agencies) will no longer write cheques to businesses and will no...

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