OECD proposes major changes to corporate tax rules
Major changes to Irish and international corporate tax rules have been proposed by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.
The New Old Age: On New Measurements of Aging
Warren Sanderson, a professor of social and behavioral sciences at Stony Brook University, is working on ways to define aging other than the passing of years. “Everything is changing about 65-year-...
Staff cuts may not result in savings - Varadkar
Minister for Health Leo Varadkar has said that reducing the number of staff in the Health Service Executive would not necessarily produce cash savings.
Child Mortality Falling, U.N. Says, but Not Fast Enough
The global mortality rate for children younger than 5 has dropped by nearly half since 1990, but remains high in Africa, the United Nations said.
City Council joins Breastfeeding Welcome Here scheme
AUDIO: 'New solution' on polio being tested
An innovative vaccine delivery method called the Nanopatch is being evaluated by the World Health Organisation in the hope it can be used to help eradicate polio.
New patient safety campaign launched
A new national campaign seeking ‘safety, standards and staffing' for the Irish public health service has been launched.
Patients First is made up of a number of organisations involved with the health...
Students, do you know the signs of meningitis?
VIDEO: Further cut to sugar intake needed
Targets to reduce sugar consumption should be much more ambitious, health experts say.
Self Harm Symposium- QUB, Riddell Hall, Stranmillis, Belfast