The Covid 19 vaccine has arrived in Ireland for the first time this morning. It’s currently in cold storage at the HSE’s National Cold Chain Service. Health Minister Stephen Donnellly has been pictured with the shipment. When is a fridge worth photographing? When it’s just had Ireland’s first #Covid vaccines put in it 👍 The […]
31st July – Ask An Expert Reducing alcohol consumption – There’s never been a better time to quit smoking Aidan and Oonagh in the Morning spoke with Thelma Birrane, Health Promotion Officer with the HSE about this week’s Ask An Expert topic ‘There’s never been a better time to quit smoking’ Listen To the Full […]
There have been no new deaths of people with Covid 19 in the Republic. New National Public Health Emergency Team figures show there are 17 new confirmed cases. The total number of people infected since the outbreak broke out here is 25,628. The death toll has reached 1,746. The country’s Acting Chief Medical Officer Dr. […]
A cluster of Covid-19 cases that arose from a house party in Co. Kerry’s being investigated by the Department of Health. The detail was revealed in a letter issued to GP’s in the region. It has emerged a group of people in their 30s, most of whom from Dublin, traveled to Killarney last weekend. They […]
Fines of up to 2,500 euro and/or six months in jail will be the penalty for failing to wear face masks on public transport. The laws, which are due to come into effect on Monday, will also allow people be stopped from boarding if they’re not wearing a mask. It comes as yesterday saw the […]
It’s after more than 200 scientists wrote an open letter to the WHO. The World Health Organisation (WHO) has acknowledged the possibility that Covid-19 could be spread by tiny particles suspended in the air while in crowded, closed or poorly ventilated settings – cannot be ruled out. If the evidence is confirmed, it may affect […]
There have been no new deaths reported to the Health Protection Surveillance Centre today. The total number of COVID-19 related deaths in Ireland is 1,741. As of midnight Saturday 4th July, the HPSC has been notified of 18 confirmed cases of COVID-19. There is now a total of 25,527 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Ireland.
The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has today been informed that one person with COVID-19 has died. There has now been a total of 1,735 COVID-19 related deaths in Ireland. As of midnight Saturday 3 new cases were confirmed. There is now a total of 25,439 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the Republic.
Health officials have raised concerns over a “worrying trend” in the number of new coronavirus cases among young people. Nearly half of the 23 cases confirmed yesterday were in people under the age of 35. There were also six further deaths, bringing the death toll in Republic to 1,734. Kingston Mills, Professor of Immunology at […]
Phase 3 will see people allowed to travel anywhere in Ireland without restrictions. Ireland will move to phase three of the easing of lockdown restrictions from Monday. The Government says Phase 3 of the plan for reopening the country will kick in then. Foreign travel to certain countries from July 9th has also been also […]