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#illness

# illness - Thursday 27 February, 2020

Kerry hurling squad hit with outbreak of mumps ahead of crucial Antrim clash
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# Illness

Kerry hurling squad hit with outbreak of mumps ahead of crucial Antrim clash

Feb 27th 2020, 5:18 PM 7,394 Views 3 Comments

‘We’ve had a couple of cases of mumps in the last couple of days,’ said Kingdom manager Fintan O’Connor.

# illness - Monday 17 February, 2020

Chelsea and England striker Kirby reveals battle with debilitating heart condition
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# Illness

Chelsea and England striker Kirby reveals battle with debilitating heart condition

Feb 17th 2020, 4:16 PM 3,426 Views 0 Comments

Having missed the past three months with pericarditis, the 26-year-old says she is on the road to recovery.

# illness - Sunday 9 February, 2020

Further case of coronavirus in England brings UK total to four
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Further case of coronavirus in England brings UK total to four

Feb 9th 2020, 12:33 PM 17,630 Views 3 Comments

The positive test is related to a previous case, and comes after an evacuation flight arrived in England from China.

# illness - Thursday 30 January, 2020

Coronavirus: Irish citizens might get place on French evacuation flight from China
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Coronavirus: Irish citizens might get place on French evacuation flight from China

Jan 30th 2020, 1:59 PM 16,791 Views 27 Comments

A separate flight is leaving for the UK at 9pm Irish time tonight.

# illness - Tuesday 5 November, 2019

Water treatment 'not sufficient' to manage Cryptosporidium risks at Leixlip plant, says EPA
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Water treatment 'not sufficient' to manage Cryptosporidium risks at Leixlip plant, says EPA

Nov 5th 2019, 6:00 AM 16,134 Views 31 Comments

The EPA says the level of treatment at Leixlip is not sufficient to manage the risk posed by the River Liffey source water.

# illness - Tuesday 1 October, 2019

Irish men at higher risk of getting cancer and dying from it than women
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Irish men at higher risk of getting cancer and dying from it than women

Oct 1st 2019, 6:10 AM 10,430 Views 12 Comments

After non melanoma skin cancer, the most common cancers in men are prostate cancer, bowel cancer and lung cancer.

# illness - Monday 9 September, 2019

A mysterious disease has killed 'dozens' of dogs in Norway in recent days
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A mysterious disease has killed 'dozens' of dogs in Norway in recent days

Sep 9th 2019, 9:55 AM 26,271 Views 22 Comments

It is unknown yet whether the disease is contagious or a series of individual cases.

# illness - Wednesday 4 September, 2019

Hull City defender diagnosed with bowel cancer
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# Illness

Hull City defender diagnosed with bowel cancer

Sep 4th 2019, 6:33 PM 10,965 Views 2 Comments

Angus MacDonald has received more bad news regarding his health.

# illness - Monday 8 July, 2019

A patient's chance of dying from a heart attack or stroke can vary depending on what hospital they attend
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A patient's chance of dying from a heart attack or stroke can vary depending on what hospital they attend

Jul 8th 2019, 1:36 PM 17,721 Views 17 Comments

The report notes that the mortality rate for heart attack and stroke has continued to decrease year-on-year for the past 10 years.

# illness - Wednesday 27 March, 2019

Opinion: For years the doctors told me I was overweight but it turned out I had lymphoedema
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Opinion: For years the doctors told me I was overweight but it turned out I had lymphoedema

Mar 27th 2019, 7:00 AM 98,457 Views 24 Comments

I was on a diet from age 14 and got the diagnosis at 31. I was amazed and felt like crying as I finally knew what was wrong, writes Andrea Quigley.

# illness - Monday 24 December, 2018

'I spoke to him: 'If football has done this to you Dad, I promise you I’ll make sure the whole world knows''
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# Illness

'I spoke to him: 'If football has done this to you Dad, I promise you I’ll make sure the whole world knows''

Dec 24th 2018, 8:00 PM 42,875 Views 6 Comments

In an extract from State of Play, Dawn Astle recalls her father Jeff’s tragic battle with dementia.

# illness - Tuesday 18 December, 2018

Irene Teap's family told there was negligence in reading of one of her smears
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Irene Teap's family told there was negligence in reading of one of her smears

Dec 18th 2018, 12:42 PM 16,278 Views 12 Comments

Stephen Teap said an independent review of Irene’s smear tests has concluded one of her slides was incorrectly read and that there was a breach of duty of care in the reading of this slide.

# illness - Saturday 29 September, 2018

Irish film about dad's cancer battle aims to show impact of illness on families
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# For Molly

Irish film about dad's cancer battle aims to show impact of illness on families

Sep 29th 2018, 5:30 PM 14,883 Views 4 Comments

The film stars Love/Hate actor Kieran O’Reilly.

# illness - Friday 21 September, 2018

Vietnamese president dies after contracting 'rare virus'
# Tran Dai Quang
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# Tran Dai Quang

Vietnamese president dies after contracting 'rare virus'

Sep 21st 2018, 10:30 AM 18,968 Views 9 Comments

The 61-year-old’s death is not likely to dramatically alter politics in the country.

# illness - Sunday 9 September, 2018

'With palliative care, my dad was able to choose how he died - in his family's arms'
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'With palliative care, my dad was able to choose how he died - in his family's arms'

Sep 9th 2018, 7:30 PM 27,340 Views 15 Comments

Lilian Bell writes about her father, Donal Bell, on the eve of Palliative Care Week 2018.

# illness - Sunday 2 September, 2018

'Three children died as a result of measles that year. I remember their eyes'
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'Three children died as a result of measles that year. I remember their eyes'

Sep 2nd 2018, 7:30 PM 25,902 Views 74 Comments

Consultant paediatrician John Fitzsimons writes about his experiences with measles, and why it’s important to vaccinate.

# illness - Friday 20 July, 2018

HSE issues warning after two confirmed cases of measles in Dublin
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# Dublin

HSE issues warning after two confirmed cases of measles in Dublin

Jul 20th 2018, 1:25 PM 26,909 Views 40 Comments

Members of the public have been advised that the two infected people attended a number of hospitals where it is possibly they passed on the illness.

# illness - Sunday 3 June, 2018

People asked to host coffee mornings to help make hospitals more fun places for sick kids
# Every Little Helps
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# Every Little Helps

People asked to host coffee mornings to help make hospitals more fun places for sick kids

Jun 3rd 2018, 10:30 AM 8,255 Views 8 Comments

Volunteers spend time with sick children in hospital, doing crafts, reading to them or playing games with them.

# illness - Sunday 13 May, 2018

Column: 'We are ill. We are not faking this illness. It is not in our heads'
# Myalgic Encephalomyelitis
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# Myalgic Encephalomyelitis

Column: 'We are ill. We are not faking this illness. It is not in our heads'

May 13th 2018, 7:30 PM 140,629 Views 59 Comments

Before the illness struck me twenty years ago next month, I was a self-employed artist, writes Corina Duyn.

# illness - Thursday 19 April, 2018

Ireland's health workers take the most sick days due to their work
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# Mind Your Health

Ireland's health workers take the most sick days due to their work

Apr 19th 2018, 6:10 AM 17,930 Views 37 Comments

The transport sector had the second highest number of sick days due to work related injuries and illnesses.

# illness - Wednesday 18 April, 2018

Mary Black 'upset' as Dublin concerts rescheduled due to illness
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# Vicar St

Mary Black 'upset' as Dublin concerts rescheduled due to illness

Apr 18th 2018, 9:41 AM 24,405 Views 21 Comments

The singer was also forced to postpone shows in Killarney and Waterford earlier this month.

# illness - Wednesday 11 April, 2018

Mary Black postpones two gigs due to shingles
# Black Day
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# Black Day

Mary Black postpones two gigs due to shingles

Apr 11th 2018, 9:12 AM 17,293 Views 29 Comments

The singer is back on stage at Dublin’s Vicar Street next week.

# illness - Wednesday 28 March, 2018

9-time Irish champion jockey Pat Smullen out for 'forseeable future' following tumour diagnosis
# Get Well Soon
# Get Well Soon

9-time Irish champion jockey Pat Smullen out for 'forseeable future' following tumour diagnosis

Mar 28th 2018, 3:19 PM 23,703 Views 18 Comments

The 40-year-old missed the opening day of the flat season at Naas on Sunday.

# illness - Saturday 24 March, 2018

Sick air travelers are mostly likely to infect those in the next row, study reveals
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Sick air travelers are mostly likely to infect those in the next row, study reveals

Mar 24th 2018, 7:00 AM 10,926 Views 8 Comments

Researchers also warned that infectious crew members could infect an average of 4.6 passengers per flight.

# illness - Monday 12 February, 2018

Johnny Manziel announces he has stopped drinking following bipolar disorder diagnosis
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# Illness

Johnny Manziel announces he has stopped drinking following bipolar disorder diagnosis

Feb 12th 2018, 3:05 PM 7,384 Views 4 Comments

The former Cleveland Browns quarterback has been out of the league for a number of years.

# illness - Sunday 11 February, 2018

'We're terrified': Parents of sick children to hold vigil outside Crumlin hospital over trolley crisis
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# Waiting Lists

'We're terrified': Parents of sick children to hold vigil outside Crumlin hospital over trolley crisis

Feb 11th 2018, 12:00 PM 14,215 Views 24 Comments

One mother spoke to TheJournal.ie about the battle her child with Cystic Fibrosis has faced.

# illness - Thursday 25 January, 2018

34 people have died so far from the flu this season
# Flu Season
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# Flu Season

34 people have died so far from the flu this season

Jan 25th 2018, 2:30 PM 17,039 Views 37 Comments

The number of cases of flu continued to rise over the past week.

# illness - Thursday 21 December, 2017

People urged to get flu vaccine after jump in cases of influenza-like illness
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# Under The Weather

People urged to get flu vaccine after jump in cases of influenza-like illness

Dec 21st 2017, 2:52 PM 15,001 Views 46 Comments

People in high-risk groups include pregnant women and those over the age of 65.

# illness - Wednesday 20 December, 2017

A year and a half after fearing for her life, former Wimbledon champion announces comeback
# Revitalised
# Revitalised

A year and a half after fearing for her life, former Wimbledon champion announces comeback

Dec 20th 2017, 3:01 PM 36,049 Views 3 Comments

France’s Marion Bartoli originally retired immediately after winning the 2013 title.

# illness - Sunday 26 November, 2017

Flu vaccine can protect children who receive it, as well as younger siblings - research
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Flu vaccine can protect children who receive it, as well as younger siblings - research

Nov 26th 2017, 9:30 AM 11,830 Views 40 Comments

The HSE is urging all those at risk to get vaccinated.

# illness - Monday 20 November, 2017

20% of cancer patients 'experienced PTSD after diagnosis'
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# Warrior Mentality

20% of cancer patients 'experienced PTSD after diagnosis'

Nov 20th 2017, 6:15 AM 10,899 Views 6 Comments

That’s according to a new study published in a peer-reviewed journal.

# illness - Tuesday 14 November, 2017

Temple Street Children's Hospital warns of overcrowding at its emergency department
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# Dublin

Temple Street Children's Hospital warns of overcrowding at its emergency department

Nov 14th 2017, 8:47 PM 10,188 Views 39 Comments

It is asking parents to think about all their care and treatment options before attending the ED.

# illness - Thursday 9 November, 2017

'3 or 4' members of Ireland team affected by travelling bug in Adelaide
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# Illness

'3 or 4' members of Ireland team affected by travelling bug in Adelaide

Nov 9th 2017, 1:45 PM 8,737 Views 2 Comments

Team physio Enda McGinley says everyone will be available for Sunday’s first test.

# illness - Thursday 26 October, 2017

There's a new flu-forecasting tool to help predict seasonal outbreaks
# Viral War
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# Viral War

There's a new flu-forecasting tool to help predict seasonal outbreaks

Oct 26th 2017, 6:30 AM 8,365 Views 17 Comments

The new model for forecasting seasonal outbreaks makes better predictions by factoring in how much the virus changed compared to recent years.

# illness - Friday 20 October, 2017

'If I stay in Ireland, my daughter could be slipping through my fingers'
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# Pku

'If I stay in Ireland, my daughter could be slipping through my fingers'

Oct 20th 2017, 12:05 AM 29,544 Views 6 Comments

People with PKU, a rare genetic disorder, are fighting for access to medication.

# illness - Tuesday 5 September, 2017

'It's a serial killer': Detection rates on the rise as staff become 'sepsis aware'
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'It's a serial killer': Detection rates on the rise as staff become 'sepsis aware'

Sep 5th 2017, 1:29 PM 13,281 Views 18 Comments

Simon Harris said hospital staff are now trained to be more “sepsis aware”.

# illness - Monday 3 July, 2017

2013 Wimbledon champion feared she would die
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# Illness

2013 Wimbledon champion feared she would die

Jul 3rd 2017, 12:29 PM 7,647 Views 3 Comments

Former tennis player Marion Bartoli discusses her long road to recovery as she prepares for her role commentating at Wimbledon.

# illness - Wednesday 7 June, 2017

Labour's Diane Abbott takes break from campaigning due to ill health
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# General Election

Labour's Diane Abbott takes break from campaigning due to ill health

Jun 7th 2017, 9:58 AM 20,737 Views 60 Comments

Jeremy Corbyn said Lyn Brown will fill in for Abbott as shadow home secretary.

# illness - Tuesday 9 May, 2017

'I had missed his fourth birthday with being in hospital and here he was comforting me'
# Shadow Children
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# Shadow Children

'I had missed his fourth birthday with being in hospital and here he was comforting me'

May 9th 2017, 6:06 AM 17,763 Views 1 Comment

A new awareness campaign aims to raise funds to help so-called “shadow children”.

# illness - Friday 21 April, 2017

Chelsea's Gary Cahill a doubt for FA Cup semi-final after spending two nights in hospital
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# Illness

Chelsea's Gary Cahill a doubt for FA Cup semi-final after spending two nights in hospital

Apr 21st 2017, 6:01 PM 5,063 Views 3 Comments

The defender was treated for gastroenteritis and could therefore miss Chelsea’s clash against Spurs tomorrow.

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