Clubs, societies, and community groups throughout West Cork are being urged to throw their support behind a massive fundraising drive to pay for €72,000 worth of life-saving medical kits for the voluntary West Cork Rapid Response service.
Mon, 12 Feb, 2018
A senior HSE psychiatrist has strongly criticised a Private Members’ Bill currently going through the Oireachtas relating to medicinal cannabis, claiming “at best, it is an example of using an industrial jack-hammer to crack open a peanut and at worst it is a Trojan horse”.
Mon, 19 Dec, 2016
Thu, 28 Jan, 2016
With nearly two thirds of college students online for over two hours everyday, browsing YouTube, engaging with social media, gambling, and accessing porn — it’s the ideal forum to target their mental health needs, according to a leading sociologist.
Tue, 10 Nov, 2015
Re the recent article in the Irish Examiner, by Niamh Horan, under the heading “We need to start talking about Aids here again”, I found it to be constructive, well-balanced and helpful, as I am certain it was to other readers.
Sat, 08 Aug, 2015
Concerns that up to 1,000 children may have been “trafficked” to the US from the Tuam mother and baby home in “a scandal that dwarfs other, more recent issues with the Church and State” were raised by the HSE in 2012.
Wed, 03 Jun, 2015