Dr Favier said that the growing numbers of people requiring ICU due to Covid-19 will impact on other people with serious conditions. Photograph: Getty Images

A leading GP has warned that Ireland is going to face a crisis in providing intensive care beds over the coming weeks if moves are not taken to urgent(...)

Deputy Thomas Gould said he learned only one ICU bed was added  in the Mercy University Hospital, Cork.

Sinn Féin has strongly criticised the Government, saying it has added only two intensive care beds to hospitals in Cork throughout the summer despite (...)

Dr Owen O’Flynn: ‘My biggest fear was dying (from Covid-19)’

A trainee doctor, who previously climbed Mount Kilimanjaro, has warned young people not to take the dangers of coronavirus lightly after he ended up i(...)

Finbarr Kenny: ‘What we can determine is whether someone has recently been infected with the virus and that has caused an immune response’

When the coronavirus pandemic struck, Finbarr Kenny was always going to find himself at the coalface. As governments were thrashing about for answers(...)

A 74-year-old male farmer has died following an incident on a farm in west Co Cork on Saturday. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

A 74-year-old father of four has died following a farm accident involving a bull on his holding in West Cork over the weekend. John Reynolds suffered(...)

Prof Stephen Cusack of Cork University Hospital ‘delighted to have helped pioneer an innovative 24-hour monitoring device like this’ – with potential to rollout to all healthcare workers operating on Covid-19 frontline.

An early warning system for detection of coronavirus symptoms among frontline medical staff at Cork University Hospital (CUH) has reportedly delivered(...)

Despite warnings, misinformation and fake news continues to circulate widely on social media messaging apps such as WhatsApp in particular. File Photograph: Nick Ansell/PA Wire

Zero eight-hundred-hours (8am) came and went, as did 11am, and despite speculation whipped up by bogus messages shared widely on social media over the(...)

St Vincent’s University Hospital, Dublin, charges €2.50 for the first hour and €9.20 for four hours in the public hospital car park. File photograph:  Nick Bradshaw

Hospital car parking remains expensive in many hospitals across the country over a year after the HSE advised hospital managers to cap hospital car pa(...)

The measures come following the identification of coronavirus in a middle aged male patient at CUH. File photograph: Provision

Outpatient appointments are being reduced/rescheduled at Cork University Hospital (CUH) from Monday to Wednesday inclusive as part of ongoing infectio(...)

A laboratory technician demonstrates the Covid-19 test kits at the CBRNE Laboratory in Singapore, on Thursday, March 5th, 2020. Photograph: Wei Leng Tay/Bloomberg

As the number of global coronavirus cases approaches 100,000, the number of confirmed cases in the Republic had more than doubled by Friday, bringing (...)

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