The pancreas transplant programme will recommence in St Vincent’s University Hospital in September subject to a suitable donor recipient match being a(...)

Mayo General Hospital at Castlebar in Co Mayo. Photograph: Google Maps

An 82-year-old man died because of the failure of authorities at Mayo General Hospital in Castlebar, to administer the anti-coagulant Octaplex in a ti(...)

A Coast Guard helicopter responded after a man in his early 30s fell on to a ledge at Dalkey Quarry in south Dublin. File photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times.

A man was airlifted to hospital following a 50ft fall off a cliff at the Dalkey Quarry on Killiney Hill in south Dublin on Wednesday afternoon. Effor(...)

Donal Connor on his farm near Easkey, in Co Sligo. Photograph: Brian Farrell

I was alone in the house the day the consultant rang to tell me I had cancer. It was coming up to 4pm a few days before Christmas Day 2012. I had a fr(...)

The man behind the counter: Paul Gartlan, the publican star of the RTÉ documentary The Irish Pub

‘You go into a pub abroad and they nearly ignore you. You go into one in Ireland and they’d go up in your arse to find out who you are – name, address(...)

Cappa, Kilrush, Co Clare

Address: 14 Montrose Avenue, Artane, Dublin 5 Agent: Gallagher Quigley This three-bedroom semi-d is close to Beaumont Hospital, Dublin Air(...)

Minister for Health Leo Varadkar: told the Seanad that an additional €3 million has been provided to facilitate the appointment of 19 staff. Photograph: Dave Meehan

An additional €3 million has been provided to facilitate the appointment of 19 staff dedicated to organ donation across the country, Minister for Hea(...)

A 62-year-old cyclist was seriously injured after he was struck by a car at about 6.30pm on Tuesday last week at the junction between the Clontarf Road and Howth Road in north Dublin.  Photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

A man arrested on Tuesday in connection with the death of a cyclist following a hit-and-run incident in Dublin last week has been released without cha(...)

Ruth Harris, who was diagnosed with breast cancer, with her daughter, Lucy. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

When Ruth Harris learned last January that she probably had some form of breast cancer, her first thoughts concerned how she was going to tell her (...)

Overcrowding in hospital emergency departments last month reached a record high for the month of June, according to the Irish Nurses and Midwives Orga(...)