Colour Dash: Last year 2,000 people took part in the 5km dash, raising €100,000 for the Irish Cancer Society.

Darren McMahon, having been treated for Hodgkin’s lymphoma, is back on his feet and race ready

Paddy O’Mahony: “I wanted to give something back to the organ donors and their families.”

After finally going to a doctor with a persistent cough, the prognosis was poor until a transplant became an option

Golfer Paul McGinley and his father, Michael, who had blocked arteries and underwent a quadruple heart bypass.

For Men’s Health Week, the male population is asked to examine their lifestyle, be honest with themselves, and have niggles checke(...)

Emma Sloan, who died from anaphylactic shock.

The mother of a teenager who died is campaigning for adrenalin pens to be available in public places

John Stratford and his mother, Margaret Stratford, who is his full-time carer.

Many home carers have health problems such as depression, but they are not receiving treatment, a study has found


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Minister for Health, James Reilly 
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 Kildare, 
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 where he officially opened a new state-of-the-ar Epilepsy monitoring unit. The new 4 bed unit is supported by over EUR700,000 capitalil investment in equipment from the HSE National Clinical Care Programme for Epilepsy...
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Colin Keegan

With only one monitoring unit in the country, doctors are calling for a complex dedicated epilepsy centre

Colm Lundberg, whose depression is now at a low level, at home near Killarney, Co Kerry. Photographs: Don Mc Monagle

If you have a physical illness, you go to the doctor, but mental health issues still give rise to stigma

Blackboard jungle: For the RTE series Class Swap, pupils from Ireland attended school in Poland (above), Spain and Finland

A new TV documentary series sees Irish students and their teachers going to school in Poland, Finland and Spain

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