Irish Cadets at Arlington Cemetery for John F Kennedy’s Funeral, 1963. Photograph: Defence Forces Military Archives

The weather in Washington was cold and crisp, and the 26 Irish Army cadets were not thinking about the watching world. They just wanted to ensure t(...)

NUI Galway (NUIG) and Galway-based manufacturing company M&M Qualtech are among 11 partners across Europe involved in the “personal health device for the remote and autonomous management of Parkinson’s disease” project, or “Rempark” for short.

GALWAY neurologists, physiologists, engineers and biomedical scientists are developing a “wearable” device which helps to manage motor fluctuations in(...)