RespiraSense developer Myles Murray of PMD Solutions: “We believe our timing is very good.”

When a person is very ill a change in their breathing pattern can be a vital indication of a deterioration in their condition. Currently the main meth(...)

Cork City Coroner Dr Myra Cullinane noted that Cork University Hospital did not appear to have any protocols regarding patients being allowed retain medications that may have been prescribed elsewhere. Photograph: Getty Images

The issue of checking patients for medication that they might bring with them when admitted to hospital has been highlighted by a coroner at the inque(...)

Reducing the Savita Halappanavar case to a debate about abortion may lead to more, not fewer, deaths in the future, a g(...)