All JobBridge ads for school cleaners removed
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
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
A group of Independent TDs have called for increased spending on Health and Education.
JDRF partners with Tidepool, awards Beta-O2 research grant
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
Asian children with asthma are five times more likely to end up with serious health problems than white children according to new research.
Surgical treatment of geriatric ankle fractures may offer lower mortality rates
CHICAGO — Geriatric patients who had operative intervention for ankle fractures showed ad lower mortality and fewer comorbidities compared to patients who underwent nonoperative treatment, according...
Dept issues doctor abortion guidance document
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
The Department of Social Protection has confirmed that it has removed an ad for a school cleaner from the JobBridge register.
Vitamin K supplements failed to improve BMD in postmenopausal osteopenia
Women with osteopenia after menopause demonstrating low vitamin K1 concentrations did not improve bone mineral density with long-term vitamin K1 supplements for the deficiency, according to research...
Influenza vaccinations urged for young, middle-aged adults
Influenza vaccination rates have increased overall, but rates among healthy adults younger than 65 years remain less than 40%, according to new data presented at a National Foundation for Infectious...