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Health News From Irish Country Living

Irish Country Living from the Irish Farmers Journal has all the latest health news that you need to read. Browse our selection of articles including in depth health articles and health focused interviews, keeping you up to speed with all the latest Irish health news.
International Women’s Day began in 1908 in order to improve working conditions for women but when it comes to health how has life improved for women in Ireland in the last century? Margaret Hawkin
By Margaret Hawkins on 08 March 2018
Can eating particular foods cause your arthritis to flare up? Margaret Hawkins asks dietitian Richelle Flanagan of the Irish Nutrition and Dietetic Institute (INDI) to separate fact from myth.
By Margaret Hawkins on 15 February 2018
Want to know how wearing tight clothes can damage your health? How much the Drugs Payment Scheme threshold has been lowered? What disease makes you smell of fish. Read on for all this and more.
By Margaret Hawkins on 22 February 2018
Is falling in love a risky business? Is love good for your health? With Valentine’s Day round the corner, Margaret Hawkins takes a look at love.
By Margaret Hawkins on 08 February 2018
Tipperary man Martin Quinn had a stroke while on local radio in January 2013. Listeners probably thought he was drunk. Margaret Hawkins hears his inspiring story of recover as he relays advice about b
By Margaret Hawkins on 01 February 2018
Too many people are diagnosed with lung cancer at a late stage – and too few of us know the signs and symptoms. Why is this, asks Margaret Hawkins.
By Margaret Hawkins on 25 January 2018
Sinusitis – inflammation of cavities around the nose – is a condition that can make life very uncomfortable. Margaret Hawkins speaks with surgeon Neil Riley of Aut Even Hospital about treatment
By Margaret Hawkins on 18 January 2018
Have you heard of the Hospital Saturday Fund? The health plan arm of this charity refunds money on medical expenses like GP visits, consultants’ fees and scans, writes Margaret Hawkins.
By Margaret Hawkins on 11 January 2018
Back injuries often occur at calving time, so this week Margaret Hawkins got advice from chartered physiotherapist Jonathan Flavin about looking after one’s back on the farm.
By Margaret Hawkins on 04 January 2018
Depression can affect anyone but what does a farmer facing into a busy calving season do when it hits him like a brick, asks Margaret Hawkins.
By Margaret Hawkins on 21 December 2017
’Tis the season to be jolly and stressed as well – if we let it happen. Margaret Hawkins gets some seasonal sanity-saving tips from two psychologists.
By Margaret Hawkins on 14 December 2017
Several kinds of parasites can feed on or in human skin. Margaret Hawkins talks to a consultant dermatologist about how to get rid of these offending crawlers.
By Margaret Hawkins on 07 December 2017
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