Sport is worth €2.4 billion to the Irish economy, and supports more than 40,000 jobs. There is thus a case to be made for Ireland playing a key role i(...)

Amateur sports people often take supplements without independent advice. Photograph: Getty Images

Both professional and amateur sports people should examine their diets rather than turning to supplements, according to Dr Sharon Madigan, head of per(...)

Target McConnells executive chairman Gary Brown, Amie Peters, head of direct mail at An Post and Cooley Distillery founder Dr John Teeling, pictured ahead of the An Post Grow Your Business conference in Croke Park

They’ve met the competition; they’ve faced the judges and now the journey of 24 Irish entrepreneurs battling it out for the EY Entrepreneur of the Yea(...)

Chef  Catherine Fulvio and Irish rugby star Leo Cullen help launch  The Irish Times/Pfizer Healthy Town initiative in Wicklow town.  Photograph: Julien Behal/Maxwells

An innovative health initiative will be launched in Wicklow this evening. Healthy Town, a collaboration between The Irish Times and Pfizer Healthcare,(...)

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  • Health
  • September 2, 2013, 13:30

Healthy Town is a unique collaboration between the Irish Times and Pfizer Healthcare designed to harness community spirit and expert knowledge to s(...)

 Billy Walsh, head of the High Performance Unit of the IABA.

The official report on Ireland’s performance at the London Olympics has delivered a strong rebuke to the Irish Amateur Boxing Association and h(...)