Molly Carroll: ‘The thing with IBD is that you don’t look sick so I’d like people to realise that if someone looks healthy on the outside, it doesn’t mean everything is okay on the inside.’

Molly Carroll first suffered from bad stomach cramps, diarrhoea and vomiting when she was studying for her Leaving Certificate mock exams in 2010. Her(...)

University Hospital Limerick recorded the highest annual number of patients on trolleys at 8,869. File photograph: Emma Jervis/Press 22

Nearly 100,000 patients deemed to require admission to a hospital spent time on a trolley prior to being placed in a bed last year, nurses have claime(...)