A young woman who suffers from the eating disorder anorexia nervosa, whom the High Court had ordered last week could be fed through a tube, is making “monumental strides”, the court was told today.

A young woman who suffers from the eating disorder anorexia nervosa, whom the High Court had ordered last week could be fed through a tube, is making (...)

 Mr Justice Nicholas Kearns has said an anorexic woman’s condition is “a life or death” situation and he granted an order sought by the HSE permitting her to be fed immediately, as her medical carers deem appropriate.

A young woman who suffers from the eating disorder anorexia nervosa and is refusing nutritional feeds in hospital is to be fed through a tube by order(...)

Swords-based CityJet made a loss of €209 million in 2012

Warren Buffett, probably the world’s canniest investor, has a long- standing aversion to putting his money into airlines. He told Berkshire Hathaway s(...)

Weighing yourself tells you little or nothing about your health. It doesn’t take into account your age, your gender or even your height. It’s time to (...)

Most people are well aware of the risks of the bone-thinning disease, osteoporosis, but few have ever heard of sarcopenia, a related and equall(...)

1 Watch the BMI baby : It is easy to get hung up on numbers if you are concerned about your (...)

Aer Lingus says it is working on plans to fly short-haul routes for major European airlines keen to exit unprofitable services while retaining (...)

Virgin have rented four Airbus SAS A320 narrow-body planes and crews from Aer Lingus on a so-called ‘wet-lease’ basis. Photograph: John Decker/Reuters

Virgin Atlantic is to add a third route to its domestic UK network operated by Aer Lingus. The service from Aberdeen in Scotland to Heat(...)

Sinéad Hamill at her home in Stillorgan. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

I was a fit and healthy child and teenager, playing volleyball, basketball and tennis in school and riding horses until I was pregnant with my (...)

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