Amanda Phelan

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A boy receives polio vaccine drops, during an anti-polio campaign, in a low-income neighbourhood in Karachi, Pakistan April 9, 2018. File photograph: Akhtar Soomro/Reuters

1) Dr Beth Frates, a pioneering educator in lifestyle medicine, will visit Dublin for an RCSI MyHealth public lecture on Paving the Path to Wellness a(...)

Businesswoman Norah Casey, chair of the judging panel for the National Lottery Good Causes Awards 2019,  with Jennifer Crowe, CSR and Good Causes relationship manager at National Lottery; Dermot Griffin, CEO at National Lottery and Tom Scott, CEO of Spina Bifida Hydrocephalus Ireland. Photograph: Mac Innes

1) Saint John of God Hospital’s public lecture series runs from Monday, March 25th to Monday, April 15th in Stillorgan, Co Dublin. Admission to these (...)

Four out of five nurses reported not having the time to update case notes. Photograph: The Irish Times

The community and public health nursing system is under severe strain due to rising demand and falling staff numbers, a new report says. Over half th(...)

File photog: INMO general secretary Liam Doran protests with nurses at St Vincent’s Hospital on October 12th, 2015. Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

Members of the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation (INMO) are calling for a renegotiation of the Lansdowne Road Agreement. Speaking on RTÉ’s Mor(...)

Paul Dunne runs low-pressure sessions in his garage-style gym just outside Lahinch, Co Clare.
Fit enough to hang around

Here’s a good way to boost your exercise regime, at home or in the gym, by keeping yourself in suspense, literally. Suspension training is a growing f(...)