Guidelines for doctors about a blood-thinning drug may be flawed, according to a British Medical Journal investigation published today.
Wed, 23 Jul, 2014
Three hospitals have issued visitor bans on the public after the HSE confirmed the country is in the grip of a major flu outbreak.
Sat, 22 Feb, 2014
Medical experts are reviewing the safety of drug widely used to treat diabetes after experts linked it to pancreatic cancer.
Mon, 10 Jun, 2013
Two out of every three swine flu vaccines stockpiled by the State during the 2009 pandemic crisis have finally been written off as unusable by health officials — costing the taxpayer €8m.
Sat, 29 Sep, 2012
Playing a 3D computer game could be just as effective at treating young people with depression as face-to-face counselling, research has suggested.
Sat, 21 Apr, 2012
MORE than one in 10 British-based scientists or doctors have witnessed colleagues intentionally altering or fabricating data during their research, according to a survey by the British Medical Journal.
Fri, 13 Jan, 2012
ALMOST two million swine flu vaccines bought by the Health Service Executive during the pandemic scare were never used.
Tue, 08 Jun, 2010
Diabetes sufferers should not routinely take aspirin to prevent heart attacks, research today suggested.
Fri, 17 Oct, 2008