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An Taisce releases list of 10 most at-risk buildings, including the Iveagh Markets in Dublin
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An Taisce releases list of 10 most at-risk buildings, including the Iveagh Markets in Dublin

Jul 11th 2020, 4:50 PM 51,427 Views 21 Comments

The heritage charity has marked the ten important structures in Ireland as being in “a state of disrepair”.

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HSE urges people with the flu to stay away from hospitals

Dec 17th 2019, 1:45 PM 14,439 Views 35 Comments

Do not go unless you are an at-risk person or your flu is getting worse after a week, Dr Vida Hamilton has advised.

Nurses are the victims in 70% of assaults in Irish hospitals
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Nurses are the victims in 70% of assaults in Irish hospitals

Dec 15th 2018, 7:13 PM 10,065 Views 30 Comments

Figures from the HSE show how frequently nursing staff are assaulted.

Scores of monkeys are wrongly being killed in Rio in a yellow fever panic
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Scores of monkeys are wrongly being killed in Rio in a yellow fever panic

Feb 17th 2018, 8:00 AM 5,745 Views 0 Comments

Mosquitoes are actually, in fact, those who transmit the yellow fever virus, not monkeys.

Breach at US credit check company exposes 143 million people to identity theft
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Breach at US credit check company exposes 143 million people to identity theft

Sep 8th 2017, 7:15 AM 10,659 Views 12 Comments

The breach happened in July but executives only informed the public this week.

'They made me realise that... I'm not worth nothing': The positive effects of mentoring at-risk youths
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'They made me realise that... I'm not worth nothing': The positive effects of mentoring at-risk youths

Mar 30th 2017, 1:54 PM 11,405 Views 8 Comments

A new report found mentoring can significantly reduce the risk of a youth reoffending.

Italy orders investigations after spate of childbirth deaths
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Italy orders investigations after spate of childbirth deaths

Jan 3rd 2016, 1:30 PM 12,302 Views 5 Comments

The country has one of the lowest maternal mortality rates in the world.

Hungry polar bears trap researchers in weather station
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Hungry polar bears trap researchers in weather station

Sep 2nd 2015, 9:29 AM 16,681 Views 23 Comments

The workers are living in a remote weather station on the north Russian island of Vaygach.

Thousands of vulnerable children are still waiting for a social worker
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Thousands of vulnerable children are still waiting for a social worker

Jun 8th 2015, 6:15 AM 6,544 Views 21 Comments

The number of cases yet to be assigned to a social worker has reduced by just over 5% since the end of 2014.

HSE to provide heroin users with antidote drug to prevent overdoses
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HSE to provide heroin users with antidote drug to prevent overdoses

May 20th 2015, 3:17 PM 9,339 Views 88 Comments

Training sessions are underway with service users, family members and services.

Five questions that everyone has about Ebola
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Five questions that everyone has about Ebola

Oct 25th 2014, 4:30 PM 17,427 Views 40 Comments

Where did it come from? And how can it be overcome?

At-risk youth may be 'unemployable' after recession
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At-risk youth may be 'unemployable' after recession

Sep 2nd 2014, 12:42 PM 10,798 Views 31 Comments

‘Meaningful’ action needed so vulnerable young people share in recovery.

49 per cent of people believe meningitis only affects small children. (They're wrong).
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49 per cent of people believe meningitis only affects small children. (They're wrong).

Apr 24th 2014, 7:15 AM 5,312 Views 8 Comments

A survey carried out by an Irish charity found there were some widespread misunderstandings about the illness.

Six Fukushima workers doused with radioactive water
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Six Fukushima workers doused with radioactive water

Oct 9th 2013, 9:58 AM 8,536 Views 34 Comments

Tons of highly toxic water spilled out when workers removed the wrong pipe during works.

Ireland has the highest fertility rate in the European Union
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Ireland has the highest fertility rate in the European Union

Oct 7th 2013, 1:52 PM 13,412 Views 78 Comments

New figures from Eurostar also show that Ireland has a higher than average rate of people who are at risk of poverty and social exclusion and has experienced one of the highest falls in employment.

Ireland’s most common birds of prey are in decline
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Ireland’s most common birds of prey are in decline

Sep 1st 2013, 5:00 PM 17,036 Views 56 Comments

BirdWatch Ireland has warned that the long-eared owl, the barn owl and the kestrel are in crisis due to lack of food.

Demand for exotic pets pushes species to brink
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Demand for exotic pets pushes species to brink

Mar 18th 2013, 6:30 PM 16,417 Views 44 Comments

For every endangered animal in a pet shop or home – ten others could have died during capture or transportation.