Benjamin Robinson: died from second impact syndrome. Photograph: PA
Warning over head impacts in young
  • Health
  • September 4, 2013, 01:02

Sports concussions need to be treated more seriously, particularly among vulnerable underage competitors whose brains are still developing, medical pr(...)

Mary Kennedy (centre) chairman of the judges of the Rose of Tralee   with Elma and Fionbarr Walsh, the parents of the late Donal Walsh.

The father of Donal Walsh, the Kerry teenager who died last year after a four-year battle with cancer, said “a lot of good is continuing to come from (...)

Donal’s Day has been initiated by the people of Tralee in memory of Donal Walsh, who died last May from cancer. Photograph: Kerry’s Eye Newspaper/PA Wire

Donal’s Day has been initiated by the people of Tralee in memory of Donal Walsh, who died last May from cancer.The festival has teamed up with the Don(...)

Six of Donal Walsh’s best friends walk beside the coffin as it makes its way from the young man’s home to St John’s Church in Tralee for yesterday’s funeral. Photograph: Domnick Walsh/Eye Focus

Mourners at the funeral of inspirational teenager Donal Walsh yesterday heard his mother Elma c(...)

Kerry teenager Donal Walsh, who died last night after a battle with cancer. He was known for campaigning against suicide among young people. Photograph: Domnick Walsh/Eye Focus

Tributes have been pouring in on the death of teenager Donal Walsh who asked those taking their own lives to think twice . The sixteen ye(...)