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Suspected Covid-19 cases three times higher than official statistics, says new UK study
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Suspected Covid-19 cases three times higher than official statistics, says new UK study

Sep 8th 2020, 7:02 AM 22,260 Views 10 Comments

Unlike other studies, this research found women were most at risk than men from developing the disease.

Warning to protect children in the sun as 90% of 10-17 year olds say they've had sunburn at least once
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Warning to protect children in the sun as 90% of 10-17 year olds say they've had sunburn at least once

Jun 17th 2020, 7:45 AM 10,052 Views 4 Comments

New research was published by the Institute of Public Health and NUI Galway today.

Pine martens could be solution to saving red squirrels in urban areas
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Pine martens could be solution to saving red squirrels in urban areas

Jun 15th 2020, 6:45 AM 25,029 Views 29 Comments

That’s according to new research from Northern Ireland.

Study that finds footballers are three-and-a-half times more likely to die from dementia '15 years too late'
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Study that finds footballers are three-and-a-half times more likely to die from dementia '15 years too late'

Oct 22nd 2019, 11:39 AM 6,251 Views 6 Comments

Ex-Celtic and England striker Chris Sutton has expressed his anger after the report’s release yesterday.

Traffic pollution causing 1,700 new cases of asthma in Ireland every year
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Traffic pollution causing 1,700 new cases of asthma in Ireland every year

Apr 11th 2019, 6:00 AM 6,138 Views 31 Comments

It means 150 in every 100,000 children here are diagnosed with asthma as a result of traffic pollution.

Suicide: Concerns that Netflix show 13 Reasons Why could lead to 'copycat cases'
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Suicide: Concerns that Netflix show 13 Reasons Why could lead to 'copycat cases'

Nov 21st 2018, 6:10 AM 22,006 Views 23 Comments

The popular Netflix drama has proven controversial, with research around the world ongoing.

'People who are mentally ill are less likely to be admitted for cancer treatment'
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'People who are mentally ill are less likely to be admitted for cancer treatment'

Oct 8th 2017, 9:30 AM 10,886 Views 8 Comments

A new study examined the palliative care needs on the island of Ireland by surveying hundreds of GPs and psychiatrists.

Volcanic eruptions were the driving force behind an ancient global warming event
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Volcanic eruptions were the driving force behind an ancient global warming event

Sep 2nd 2017, 7:00 AM 14,548 Views 32 Comments

The event that took place 56 million years ago has been investigated by researchers at the University of California.

Patients should be advised 'to stop treatment when they feel better' instead of full antibiotics course
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Patients should be advised 'to stop treatment when they feel better' instead of full antibiotics course

Jul 27th 2017, 12:35 PM 16,667 Views 21 Comments

Taking the full course doesn’t combat antibiotic resistance, according to a paper in the BMJ.

Leprosy found in Irish red squirrels
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Leprosy found in Irish red squirrels

Nov 19th 2016, 8:15 PM 24,496 Views 28 Comments

Scientists were surprised to uncover signs of the infectious disease that ravaged Europe in medieval times.

Just one hour physical activity a day could undo damage from 8 hours sitting around
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Just one hour physical activity a day could undo damage from 8 hours sitting around

Jul 28th 2016, 6:03 AM 19,610 Views 18 Comments

A new study shows that one hour of physical activity reduces any increased risk of death from not doing anything.

Anti-viral drugs lower risk of catching HIV for couples having unprotected sex
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Anti-viral drugs lower risk of catching HIV for couples having unprotected sex

Jul 14th 2016, 6:00 AM 9,906 Views 30 Comments

A study examined the risk of unprotected sex among 900 couples where just one partner is infected by HIV.

Severe birth defects and brain damage confirmed as linked to Zika virus
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Severe birth defects and brain damage confirmed as linked to Zika virus

Apr 14th 2016, 7:26 AM 11,240 Views 18 Comments

This is the first time the link has been properly confirmed.

Hitler may have only had one testicle, new research claims
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Hitler may have only had one testicle, new research claims

Dec 19th 2015, 10:00 AM 14,825 Views 76 Comments

This is according to new medical records that have surfaced.

Wii Fit Plus doesn't help vertigo sufferers, but it's still a lot of fun
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Wii Fit Plus doesn't help vertigo sufferers, but it's still a lot of fun

Jul 7th 2015, 10:55 PM 13,829 Views 6 Comments

71 patients with balance issues related to illness found no further improvement by the use of virtual reality.

860 fewer people would be killed by alcohol every year if minimum pricing was introduced
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860 fewer people would be killed by alcohol every year if minimum pricing was introduced

Feb 10th 2014, 7:15 AM 10,006 Views 97 Comments

New research shows it would have negligible effects on low income moderate drinkers’ alcohol consumption and spending.

Richard III suffered from roundworm infection
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Richard III suffered from roundworm infection

Sep 4th 2013, 6:10 AM 10,014 Views 19 Comments

The king’s position in society and noble lifestyle did not protect him from the common condition, it seems.

Marrying your first cousin can double the risk of birth defects in your babies
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Marrying your first cousin can double the risk of birth defects in your babies

Jul 4th 2013, 6:30 AM 16,377 Views 50 Comments

However a study published in The Lancet today says that the absolute risk of birth defects, such as down syndrome, is low.

Frozen - over fresh - embryos may improve IVF success
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Frozen - over fresh - embryos may improve IVF success

Sep 5th 2012, 8:15 PM 5,798 Views 1 Comment

Senior clinical embryologist at Beacon Court in Dublin welcomes the new research stating embryo freezing and waiting for a better conditioned womb linings may be the way forward.

Blood tests may predict breast cancer spread
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Blood tests may predict breast cancer spread

Jun 6th 2012, 11:40 AM 1,209 Views 0 Comments

US cancer research finds that tumour cells in the blood stream may predict if early breast cancer patients face a higher risk of death or relapse after treatment.

Women believe deep-voiced men are more likely to cheat
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Women believe deep-voiced men are more likely to cheat

Mar 7th 2011, 11:55 AM 2,549 Views 0 Comments

Study shows that tone of voice may signal higher risk of infidelity.

Mild asthma does not require daily treatment says US research
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Mild asthma does not require daily treatment says US research

Feb 15th 2011, 1:20 PM 1,233 Views 0 Comments

The Asthma Society of Ireland urged caution in response to the findings.