CIF wants 1% levy to fund social housing
The Construction Industry Federation has called for a 1% levy on all residential property purchases to fund social housing.
VIDEO: US Ebola patient 'critically ill'
A man has become the first case of Ebola to be diagnosed on US soil, as health officials try to trace everyone he was in contact with.
Detailing Financial Links of Doctors and Drug Makers
A new federal database sheds light on payments made to doctors, but the health care industry says technical problems and inaccuracies limit its value to patients.
Wait, You Can Have Ebola and Still Board a Plane?
A man who flew from Liberia to Dallas has become the first Ebola case to be diagnosed within the U.S., the CDC reported Tuesday, and he is currently in isolation at Dallas's Texas Health Presbyterian...
Ebola Is Diagnosed in Texas, First Case Found in the U.S.
Federal health officials say that hospitals in the United States have expected and prepared for the Ebola virus, for which a man is being treated in Dallas.
Limb Frailty in Children Is Studied for Link to Virus
Federal health officials have asked the nation’s physicians to report all cases of children with limb weakness to determine whether there is a link to enterovirus 68, which is sickening thousands.
Experts to evaluate cancer strategy
Three international cancer experts have been appointed by the Health Minister, Leo Varadkar, to evaluate Ireland's current National Cancer Strategy and to provide advice on the next one, which is due...
Alcohol floor price under fire
Government measures to reduce the sale of cheap alcohol have been criticised by health researchers.
Sense of Humor Changes With Age
There’s an episode in the first season of The Office in which Michael Scott, the tactless boss, is asking his female employees to serve as cheerleaders for an upcoming company basketball game. When...
Biomarkers predicted mortality in patients with acetaminophen-induced ALF
Specific mitochondrial biomarker serum levels were greater among patients who did not survive acetaminophen-induced acute liver failure compared with those who survived and recovered, according to...