Dr William Behan, Walkinstown: “You’re dealing with more trivial illnesses, or illnesses at an earlier stage.” Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

There was the boy with the sniffle; the mother who brought her baby to the doctor on the childminder’s say-so; the parents looking for a cert so their(...)

Dr Michal Molcho of the Health Promotion Research Centre at NUI Galway said that while in general more boys than girls were bullied, girls were more likely to be victims of cyber bullying. 
 Photograph: Mark Stedman/Photocall Ireland

Some 37 per cent of nine-year-old children in Ireland report being bullied, a conference in Dublin heard yesterday. The findings were presented at Bul(...)

Wicklow Town. Photograph: Eric Luke
Your health and where you live
  • Health
  • September 2, 2013, 13:30

Where you live has a big an impact on your health. Medical research increasingly shows that if you live in a place that feels good about itself and wh(...)