Leo Varadkar: plans to start use of new drug if a price is agreed with its manufacturers.

Minister for Health Leo Varadkar is to make available potentially life-saving treatments for hepatitis C – provided agreement on price can be reached (...)

The Irish Haemophilia Society has called for early access to new treatments for 350 seriously ill patients with Hepatitis C. Photograph: Andrew Matthews/PA Wire

The Irish Haemophilia Society has called for early access to new treatments for 350 seriously ill patients with Hepatitis C.It says this group cannot (...)

Charles Haughey: the haemophila debate brought down his government in 1989 and marked the end of Fianna Fáil-only administrations.  Photograph: Frank Miller.

The 25th anniversary of one of the pivotal events of modern Irish politics – and a low point of the health sy(...)

Professor Suzanne Norris wants mass screening for hepatitis C

Irish scientists have identified a number of hepatitis C cases among “health tourists” who had dental work or cosmetic (...)