Farmers have been denied a voice in the TB Forum, despite being the single largest contributor to TB eradication, said Pat Farrell, IFA’s animal health chairman.
Fri, 28 Jun, 2019
Dáil public accounts committee chair and Fianna Fáil TD Sean Fleming made the claim at the latest meeting of the group this morning, saying the delay has put public money and prisoner health at risk.
Thu, 30 May, 2019
The HSE has said there was "a small increase" in the number of TB cases in the Waterford area in recent months and a number of people were asked to attend public health clinics for testing.
Mon, 18 Feb, 2019
There is no evidence that deer play a significant role in transmitting TB to cattle in most of the country outside Wicklow, according to the Department of Agriculture.
Wed, 09 Jan, 2019
Researchers at the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland have developed a new treatment for tuberculosis.
Tue, 08 Jan, 2019
Some 70 badgers have been culled in an area in south Kerry which suffered the worst bovine TB outbreak in living memory, the Department of Agriculture has said.
Mon, 08 Oct, 2018
Ireland's first mobile x-ray unit has launched a TB testing clinic for homeless people.
Tue, 19 Jun, 2018
A secondary school in Cork has confirmed that two pupils have been diagnosed with tuberculosis.
Wed, 18 Apr, 2018
A case of tuberculosis (TB) has been identified in University Hospital Galway, the HSE confirmed this evening.
Thu, 14 Sep, 2017
The HSE has confirmed it has carried out routine screening for tuberculosis in a Kerry community.
Tue, 01 Aug, 2017
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Wed, 10 Feb, 2016
Tuberculosis is still killing millions of people, particularly in the developing world, but the urgent action needed to stop it does not seem to be in place, writes Tomaso Clavarino
Thu, 17 Dec, 2015
Parts of London have higher rates of tuberculosis (TB) than countries such as Rwanda, Eritrea and Iraq, according to a report.
Wed, 28 Oct, 2015
The number of babies in Ireland who will not have been immunised against tuberculosis by the end of the year is set to reach 50,000 — because of a European-wide shortage of the vaccine.
Sat, 15 Aug, 2015
An EU report has concluded that extra measures need to be taken by the Irish authorities if bovine tuberculosis is to be eradicated from the national herd.
Mon, 01 Jun, 2015
Ireland’s supply of the BCG vaccine that protects newborn babies against tuberculosis (TB) has run out, with a new batch not expected until July at the earliest.
Wed, 13 May, 2015
Every day 1,000 people throughout Europe develop tuberculosis, with one expert claiming that multi-drug resistant TB continues to “ravage” the region.
Wed, 18 Mar, 2015
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