Mobile blood donation clinics are on the move this week
The Irish Blood Transfusion Service has issued an urgent appeal for blood donors, having released more blood than collected in past weeks.
29 June 2022 Features
Editorial: never underestimate the power of two simple words
Never under-estimate the impact that taking the time to say "thank you" can have on somebody who is "just doing their job", writes Maria Moynihan.
15 June 2022 Features
Dear Enda: Our daughter has just told us that she is transgender
Enda Murphy, psychotherapist and director of, responds to a reader whose daughter has just told her that she is transgender.
How can I support my friend after the sudden loss of her mother?
Dear Miriam, how can I support my friend after the sudden loss of her mother?
8 June 2022 Ask Miriam
'There are perfect parents, they just haven't had any kids yet'
As a mom of five, child psychologist Catherine Hallissey knows children but supporting their parents is how she really supports her young clients. Amii McKeever reports.
25 May 2022 Features
A listening ear for overwhelmed vets
Andy Mayne and Louise Taylor volunteer for the helpline Vet Support, which helps vets deal with overwhelm. They speak to Ilka Denker about their experience from Vet Support and their own vet careers
27 April 2022 Careers
Mindfulness: access your inner calm
This month, mindfulness expert Catherine Callaghan shares her top tips to tap into your inner calm
20 April 2022 Features
Health: staying independent – what can help?
There are now lots of devices on the market, from simple gadgets to high tech solutions, to help you live independently for longer, writes Margaret Hawkins
13 April 2022 Health
Dear Miriam: how do I tell my parents that I don’t want to go to mass?
Dear Miriam, how do I tell my parents that I don’t want to go to mass anymore as I don't believe?
30 March 2022 Ask Miriam
Katherine’s Country: keeping tensions in perspective
How can farmers handle all the challenges coming at us? We have to consume less and spend less on energy by managing the budget and stretching the resources, writes Katherine O’Leary.
30 March 2022 Katherine O'Leary
My child is very anxious about world events
Dear Miriam, how can I support my child who is anxious about the war in Ukraine?
23 March 2022 Ask Miriam
Biodiversity: Creating a sanctuary in a haven
Mount Juliet is beautiful on any given day but blanketed in snow, it is even more magical. It is in this setting that Dan O'Neill gives Amii McKeever a tour to explore their rewilding activities.
23 March 2022 Features