Health

Gary makes a case for better mental health services

Gary makes a case for better mental health services

It takes a special kind of courage to stand up in public and talk about an illness that our society barely acknowledges yet alone speaks about. Yet Gary Fitzgibbon made a presentation to Shannon Municipal District’s July meeting and spoke openly about his struggle to...

Alexandra Dental Practice scoops national award

Alexandra Dental Practice scoops national award

Alexandra Dental Practice Shannon opened their doors to their state of the art dental practice at Skycourt Shopping Centre in April 2017 and are already proving to set a high standard in dentistry and patient care. Appearing for the first time at the highly...

January worst month ever for hospital overcrowding

January worst month ever for hospital overcrowding

Nurses have reported that January was the worst month ever for overcrowding in Irish hospitals. The Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation (INMO) says 12,201 people waited on trolleys in Emergency Departments or on additional beds placed throughout hospitals last...

Harty’s Home Care Bill wins Dail support

Harty’s Home Care Bill wins Dail support

A private members motion by Independent Clare Deputy, Dr Michael Harty, to put home care on a statutory footing, was unanimously agreed to go forward to the next stage when it was discussed by Dáil Éireann last week. If passed into law, Dr Harty’s motion will provide...

Breen welcomes supports for carers and the disabled

Breen welcomes supports for carers and the disabled

GP visit cards and extra funding for respite care will go some way to helping carers and people with disabilities in Clare, that’s according to local Fine Gael TD and Minister of State, Pat Breen. Minister Breen said the new supports for carers will see all those in...

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