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Postecoglou starts Celtic league reign with Hearts defeat
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# Bad Week At The Office

Postecoglou starts Celtic league reign with Hearts defeat

1 hour ago 4,154 Views 5 Comments

Earlier, champions Rangers beat Livingstone 3-0.

Quiz: How much do you know about bank holidays?
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Quiz: How much do you know about bank holidays?

1 hour ago 12,329 Views 9 Comments

Settle into the weekend with this quiz.

Derry move up to sixth with 2-0 win at Longford
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# LOI

Derry move up to sixth with 2-0 win at Longford

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Town are still rooted to the bottom of the table, nine points behind Finn Harps.

Galway edge Kilkenny in thriller, Cork too strong for Waterford
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Galway edge Kilkenny in thriller, Cork too strong for Waterford

1 hour ago 3,674 Views 3 Comments

Meanwhile Dublin, Clare and Limerick all secured senior status for 2022.

Here are the fixture details for next weekend's All-Ireland senior hurling semi-finals
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# Final Four

Here are the fixture details for next weekend's All-Ireland senior hurling semi-finals

2 hours ago 7,594 Views 10 Comments

Croke Park will stage both games on Saturday and Sunday.

'We had a proper review, it was a tough week' - Nienaber praises his players after week of off-field controversy
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'We had a proper review, it was a tough week' - Nienaber praises his players after week of off-field controversy

2 hours ago 2,706 Views 3 Comments

The South Africa head coach said his squad had not been distracted by the Rassie Erasmus video released ahead of the second Test.

Cork defeat Dublin as first-half goals key to book All-Ireland semi-final with Kilkenny
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# Rebel Revival

Cork defeat Dublin as first-half goals key to book All-Ireland semi-final with Kilkenny

2 hours ago 13,959 Views 41 Comments

Cork ran out eight-point victors in Semple Stadium.

Gatland says Kolbe tackle 'didn't look great' as he bemoans Lions' second half
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# Dejection

Gatland says Kolbe tackle 'didn't look great' as he bemoans Lions' second half

2 hours ago 8,779 Views 19 Comments

The Springboks were by far the better team after the break in Cape Town.

Larry Donnelly: Katherine Zappone will provide value for money as special envoy
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Larry Donnelly: Katherine Zappone will provide value for money as special envoy

3 hours ago 11,325 Views 68 Comments

Our columnist muses on the Zappone furore, summer days and what’s next for Donald Trump.

Dooher relieved to lift title after losing joint-manager and several players to Covid issue
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# Absentees

Dooher relieved to lift title after losing joint-manager and several players to Covid issue

3 hours ago 5,827 Views 0 Comments

Tyrone had to do without a number of key men in for today’s Ulster final win against Monaghan.

Scientist warn of global pandemics: 'We know that it is coming, but we have no way of stopping it'
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Scientist warn of global pandemics: 'We know that it is coming, but we have no way of stopping it'

Jan 28th 2018, 4:00 PM 69,445 Views 64 Comments

At Davos, the World Health Organisation spoke about disease as a threat to humanity.

Popularity on Facebook could be key to targeted flu vaccinations - study
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# Social Cleansing

Popularity on Facebook could be key to targeted flu vaccinations - study

Jan 5th 2018, 6:01 AM 9,058 Views 9 Comments

A new study has concluded that people who are central in their digital networks are also central in their real-life human networks.

People with measles symptoms advised to isolate themselves as highly contagious disease spreads
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# Public Health

People with measles symptoms advised to isolate themselves as highly contagious disease spreads

Nov 15th 2017, 10:17 AM 28,079 Views 31 Comments

Symptoms can present as red eyes, a runny nose, a high temperature and a rash.

Outbreak of measles in Dublin has now spread to Meath
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Outbreak of measles in Dublin has now spread to Meath

Oct 27th 2017, 6:54 PM 54,934 Views 81 Comments

There are now 7 confirmed cases of measles affecting Dublin and Meath, with most of these cases in Dublin City.

People urged to get vaccinated as two measles cases confirmed in Dublin
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People urged to get vaccinated as two measles cases confirmed in Dublin

Oct 20th 2017, 5:52 PM 46,480 Views 74 Comments

An alert has been issued to all emergency departments and GPs in Dublin, Kildare and Wicklow.

New advice issued for Irish people travelling to Madagascar after plague outbreak
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New advice issued for Irish people travelling to Madagascar after plague outbreak

Oct 14th 2017, 9:45 AM 16,451 Views 10 Comments

At least 54 people have been killed in the outbreak.

People warned to cook meat fully after 50 fall ill in north Dublin salmonella outbreak
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# Food Poisoning

People warned to cook meat fully after 50 fall ill in north Dublin salmonella outbreak

May 30th 2017, 8:47 AM 34,652 Views 22 Comments

At least 16 cases of salmonella have been identified following the outbreak.

More than 50 fall ill after north Dublin salmonella outbreak
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More than 50 fall ill after north Dublin salmonella outbreak

May 29th 2017, 6:26 PM 134,024 Views 8 Comments

Five people have been admitted to hospital.

Portmarnock restaurant closed and investigation launched into salmonella outbreak
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Portmarnock restaurant closed and investigation launched into salmonella outbreak

May 24th 2017, 1:27 PM 62,262 Views 31 Comments

An outbreak control team has been formed and the investigation is ongoing.

After a year of fighting the virus, Brazil calls off Zika emergency
# Rio 2016
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# Rio 2016

After a year of fighting the virus, Brazil calls off Zika emergency

May 12th 2017, 7:34 AM 7,498 Views 18 Comments

In January to April this year, there had been 7,911 Zika cases, down 95% on the same period in 2016.

Europe-wide measles warning as outbreaks of disease spread across a number of nations
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# Warning

Europe-wide measles warning as outbreaks of disease spread across a number of nations

Mar 28th 2017, 10:20 PM 23,151 Views 66 Comments

France, Germany, Italy, Romania, Poland, Switzerland and Ukraine are the most affected.

Bird flu found in wild duck in Wexford
# Outbreak
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Bird flu found in wild duck in Wexford

Dec 30th 2016, 5:55 PM 10,952 Views 17 Comments

The H5N8 virus is highly pathogenic, and has been found across the UK and Europe in recent times.

University of Limerick working with HSE after 'outbreak' of STIs on campus
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# Gonorrhea

University of Limerick working with HSE after 'outbreak' of STIs on campus

Dec 14th 2016, 5:08 PM 22,575 Views 55 Comments

There have been 14 cases in UL.

Tallaght Hospital restricts visitors over outbreak of antibiotic-resistant infection
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Tallaght Hospital restricts visitors over outbreak of antibiotic-resistant infection

Oct 11th 2016, 4:14 PM 9,477 Views 4 Comments

The hospital said today that children are not permitted to visit any circumstance.

Child dies in Scotland after E.coli outbreak linked to blue cheese
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Child dies in Scotland after E.coli outbreak linked to blue cheese

Sep 5th 2016, 6:51 PM 19,456 Views 3 Comments

The strain also made 20 people ill.

People urged to get vaccinated as latest case of measles confirmed in Cork
# Outbreak
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People urged to get vaccinated as latest case of measles confirmed in Cork

Aug 16th 2016, 2:31 PM 22,061 Views 48 Comments

There have now been 38 cases of measles confirmed in recent months.

Zika health emergency declared across half of Peru
# Outbreak
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Zika health emergency declared across half of Peru

Jul 14th 2016, 8:15 AM 16,484 Views 10 Comments

102 people have been infected with the virus in Peru – including 34 pregnant women.

Six infants diagnosed with measles as HSE investigates outbreak
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# Control Teams

Six infants diagnosed with measles as HSE investigates outbreak

Jun 21st 2016, 5:31 PM 21,158 Views 28 Comments

30 cases of measles are being investigated around the country.

There have been further outbreaks of measles around the country
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# It's Spreading

There have been further outbreaks of measles around the country

Jun 1st 2016, 10:30 PM 30,373 Views 93 Comments

The cases of the illness are being seen in several different areas of the country.

WHO: Zika virus likely to hit Europe this summer
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# Risk Assessment

WHO: Zika virus likely to hit Europe this summer

May 18th 2016, 10:12 PM 26,782 Views 41 Comments

WHO said there was a “low to moderate” risk of an outbreak in Europe during late spring and summer.

Guinea's Ebola outbreak is declared officially over
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Guinea's Ebola outbreak is declared officially over

Dec 29th 2015, 10:46 AM 5,026 Views 5 Comments

Forty-two days have passed since the last person with Ebola tested negative for the virus.

Explainer: A MERS outbreak has killed 14 in South Korea. What are the experts saying?
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# Deadly Virus

Explainer: A MERS outbreak has killed 14 in South Korea. What are the experts saying?

Jun 13th 2015, 5:54 PM 11,832 Views 0 Comments

It’s the largest outbreak of the deadly virus outside Saudi Arabia.

The US has a (semi) official plan to deal with a zombie outbreak
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# Zombies

The US has a (semi) official plan to deal with a zombie outbreak

Jun 1st 2015, 6:00 PM 17,043 Views 34 Comments

It involves gallons of water and spare sheets.

Safe and well: Defence Forces medics return home from Ebola-ravaged Sierra Leone
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# Home Safe

Safe and well: Defence Forces medics return home from Ebola-ravaged Sierra Leone

May 22nd 2015, 3:40 PM 11,356 Views 11 Comments

Sierra Leone experienced a spike in new cases last week. A replacement Irish team has already been sent out.

This school won't teach sex ed, now 20 of its students have chlamydia
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# Safe Sex

This school won't teach sex ed, now 20 of its students have chlamydia

May 6th 2015, 9:46 AM 32,289 Views 60 Comments

The high school handbook instructs the promotion of abstinence over any other behaviour.

No children and limited number of visitors allowed in St James's Hospital
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# Don't Go There

No children and limited number of visitors allowed in St James's Hospital

Feb 3rd 2015, 7:15 PM 20,083 Views 9 Comments

Certain wards may need to be closed to all except specially approved compassionate visiting.

Sperm can carry Ebola for at least 82 days --- WHO
# Outbreak
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Sperm can carry Ebola for at least 82 days --- WHO

Nov 28th 2014, 6:58 PM 9,890 Views 16 Comments

Studies showed that three men who had recovered from Ebola still had the live virus in their semen for over a month after the onset of symptoms.

Good news: Scientists may have discovered a vaccine for Ebola
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Good news: Scientists may have discovered a vaccine for Ebola

Nov 27th 2014, 7:51 AM 7,713 Views 20 Comments

But it is still some way from hitting the market.

The HSE are still preparing the country for a possible Ebola outbreak
# Tallaght Hospital
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# Tallaght Hospital

The HSE are still preparing the country for a possible Ebola outbreak

Nov 24th 2014, 5:39 PM 8,450 Views 17 Comments

A number of different public bodies attended a training event in Tallaght today.

These "heroes" will man the first Irish-run Ebola treatment centre in West Africa
# On A Jetplane
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# On A Jetplane

These "heroes" will man the first Irish-run Ebola treatment centre in West Africa

Nov 22nd 2014, 4:34 PM 11,920 Views 14 Comments

The centre was built by the UK Government.

Remember bird flu? It's back and it's in Britain
# What The Duck
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# What The Duck

Remember bird flu? It's back and it's in Britain

Nov 17th 2014, 8:09 AM 9,560 Views 13 Comments

However, the risk to the public is said to be “very low”.

After a three month battle, DR Congo is now Ebola free
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After a three month battle, DR Congo is now Ebola free

Nov 15th 2014, 12:20 PM 7,457 Views 29 Comments

The country’s health minister said this does not mean they are completely out of danger.

New York Mayor declares city Ebola-free alongside cured patient
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New York Mayor declares city Ebola-free alongside cured patient

Nov 12th 2014, 8:02 AM 5,432 Views 24 Comments

Mali, however, has recorded just its second death.

Zero... That's how many Ebola patients are being treated right now at one centre in Liberia
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# Good News

Zero... That's how many Ebola patients are being treated right now at one centre in Liberia

Nov 11th 2014, 8:15 AM 5,975 Views 12 Comments

Progress is being made in the battle against the disease in the African nation. Another 250-bed centre is treating around 50 patients.

Would ambulance crews be ready for a case of Ebola here? Some staff aren't convinced
# Outbreak
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Would ambulance crews be ready for a case of Ebola here? Some staff aren't convinced

Nov 11th 2014, 7:00 AM 4,052 Views 6 Comments

Sources say there is widespread concern about the readiness of frontline staff in the ambulance service.

Ebola test results for Belfast patient expected this afternoon
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# EBOLA

Ebola test results for Belfast patient expected this afternoon

Nov 10th 2014, 9:38 AM 4,248 Views 5 Comments

The patient has already tested positive for malaria.

Patient being tested for Ebola in Belfast
# Outbreak
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Patient being tested for Ebola in Belfast

Nov 9th 2014, 8:19 PM 27,903 Views 34 Comments

The person had recently been in an Ebola-affected country.

Five questions that everyone has about Ebola
# Outbreak
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# Outbreak

Five questions that everyone has about Ebola

Oct 25th 2014, 4:30 PM 17,423 Views 40 Comments

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

New York doctor tests positive for Ebola
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# Doctors Without Borders

New York doctor tests positive for Ebola

Oct 24th 2014, 6:53 AM 15,304 Views 46 Comments

Craig Spencer had recently returned from Africa.