Lauren Ferris had a rib and a disc removed and three rods inserted, held in place by 19 screws, to correct the curve in her spine that suddenly appeared last year, putting an end her twin loves of dancing and karate.
Fri, 09 Mar, 2018
A state-of-the-art children’s orthopaedic surgery theatre is not reaching its potential to dramatically reduce 15-month waiting times for major spinal operations because the HSE cannot get the personnel to adequately staff it.
Sat, 04 Feb, 2017
Joshuas Prince gets the nap to take the fourth race at Curraheen, where the final of the Two Wheel Training A2 525 is the feature. As a January ’12 whelp with only six runs under his belt, he has clearly had his issues, but the few opportunities we have had to see him have indicated plenty of speed.
Sat, 16 Apr, 2016
An orthopaedic surgeon whose operating lists have been cancelled for the past three months has written to every member of the Dáil warning that the health minister’s policy to end the trolley crisis is not working.
Tue, 12 Apr, 2016
Mon, 21 Mar, 2016
The Ian Reilly-trained Quietly is likely to go into next weekend’s final of the Greyhound and Petworld Supersprint final as a warm order after impressing in Saturday night’s semi-finals at Curraheen Park, and drawing a favourable pitch in the decider.
Mon, 07 Mar, 2016
RTÉ, who have confirmed the sub-licensing of 22 Euro 2016 games to TV3, must continue to be “creative and intelligent” in a bid to remain competitive in the race to secure future live TV sporting rights, according to Ryle Nugent.
Fri, 04 Mar, 2016
Thu, 26 Nov, 2015
The Droopys Cain A1 525 was one of five finals on Saturday night’s 12-race programme at Curraheen Park and Young Legends showed her class with a terrific display for trainer Pat Kiely and owners Master Jack and Master Bryan Kiely, Dungarvan.
Mon, 29 Dec, 2014