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Musings: Song lyrics 'throbbing with resonance'
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Cormac Troy is struck by the lyrics of a song he didn’t know from an artist he didn’t recognise. Songs often have significance for people as they were hits at a specific time in their lives.
26 February 2020 Katherine O'Leary
It's never too late to change your path
Katherine O’Leary was blown away by James Leonard’s interview on the Tommy Tiernan Show, a recovered heroin addict who graduated with a master’s in criminology
29 January 2020 Health
‘I was taking cocaine on the farm just to stay awake’
One dairy farmer discusses his battle with cocaine addiction and the road to recovery with Hannah Quinn-Mulligan
Damien's Diary: looking at the bigger picture of drug use
How is it with all the information about the dangers that there are people including farmers making that calculated decision to snort cocaine for the first time, writes Damien O'Reilly.
6 November 2019 Damien O'Reilly
Looking at the bigger picture of drug use
How is it with all the information about the dangers that there are people including farmers making that calculated decision to snort cocaine for the first time, writes Damien O'Reilly.
5 November 2019 Viewpoints
Damien O'Reilly: who is really fuelling gangland wars?
After a frightening incident in Blanchardstown last week involving a child and a loaded gun, Damien O'Reilly takes a look at the real driving force behind Ireland's drug crimes
10 July 2019 Damien O'Reilly
Damien O'Reilly: who is really fuelling gangland wars?
After a frightening incident in Blanchardstown last week involving a child and a loaded gun, Damien O'Reilly takes a look at the real driving force behind Ireland's drug crimes.
9 July 2019 Property
Dealing with drugs - a guide for concerned parents
With 19% of Irish 16-year-olds having used cannabis, Irene Bermingham asks Dr Bobby Smyth from the HSE's adolescent addiction service for his advice for concerned parents.
10 October 2018 Features
The tragic consequences of drug experimentation
Nicole Ryan tells her heart-breaking story of losing her little brother to drugs in 2016, writes Irene Bermingham
15 August 2018 Education
The cost of a chronic illness
When you have a chronic illness and no medical card but medication is costing a lot what State schemes can help? Margaret Hawkins reports on the various community health schemes available.
14 March 2018 Health
Versatis cut: ‘Nobody deserves to live a life in daily agony’
Liveline lit up with the story – thousands of people expressed their anger and dismay at the HSE’s decision to make Versatis pain patches less accessible. Margaret Hawkins reports
28 February 2018 Health
Herd health costs £82/cow in Co Down
Conail Keown talks herd health expenses with Bill Brown from Co Down.
8 March 2017 Breeding & health