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# dr-ronan-glynn - Saturday 3 October, 2020

Glynn warns of 'significant escalation' of Covid-19 in Ireland as 10 deaths and 613 new cases confirmed

The Department of Health figures were confirmed this evening.

# dr-ronan-glynn - Monday 28 September, 2020

Covid-19: Seventy cases in Cork traced to pubs and restaurants in recent weeks

“That’s in the context of 350 cases in Cork over the past fortnight,” said Dr Ronan Glynn.

# dr-ronan-glynn - Saturday 26 September, 2020

Further restrictions in other counties 'not inevitable', says Acting Chief Medical Officer

Glynn appealed to seven counties to pay special attention to public health advice.

# dr-ronan-glynn - Wednesday 23 September, 2020

Public health officials renew appeal to reduce our contacts as 234 new cases of Covid-19 confirmed

The latest figures were confirmed by the Department of Health this evening.

# dr-ronan-glynn - Friday 18 September, 2020

Dubliners advised they can meet up with up to six people from another household in a public park

Dublin is to be moved to Level 3 of Covid-19 restrictions for the next three weeks.

# dr-ronan-glynn - Monday 7 September, 2020

Coronavirus: No further deaths and 102 new cases confirmed in Ireland

Health officials have given an update on the spread of the disease this evening.

# dr-ronan-glynn - Sunday 6 September, 2020

Coronavirus: No further deaths and 138 new confirmed cases in Ireland

Health officials confirmed the latest figures this evening.

# dr-ronan-glynn - Saturday 5 September, 2020

Ireland 'still in control' of Covid-19, says Acting Chief Medical Officer

Dr Ronan Glynn appeared on the Late Late Show last night.

# dr-ronan-glynn - Thursday 3 September, 2020

Coronavirus: No deaths and 95 new cases confirmed in Ireland

Health officials have provided an update this evening.

# dr-ronan-glynn - Monday 31 August, 2020

Concern about number of people wearing face masks under their chins or with noses exposed

Acting CMO Dr Ronan Glynn this evening warned improper use of face coverings could increase risk.

Acting CMO: 'I'm not sure a situation like Killarney would be avoided by opening pubs'

This morning Independent TD Michael Health-Rae said people would get alcohol “in a measured and sensible way” if pubs re-opened.

'Heart of our communities': Acting CMO pens open letter to parents and teachers as schools reopen today

Dr Ronan Glynn has moved to reassure parents and teachers with concerns for children returning to classrooms this week.

# dr-ronan-glynn - Monday 24 August, 2020

Dr Ronan Glynn: If Covid-19 cases keep increasing, it's only a matter of time before it spreads to vulnerable groups

The Acting Chief Medical Officer noted that they were monitoring the increase of cases in Dublin.

# dr-ronan-glynn - Friday 21 August, 2020

Coronavirus: No deaths and 79 new cases confirmed in Ireland

Of today’s cases, 21 cases have been identified as community transmission.

# dr-ronan-glynn - Thursday 20 August, 2020

NPHET to recommend nursing home residents should have no more than 4 nominated visitors

NPHET discussed the issue of visitation in nursing homes and residential care facilities at its meeting today.

NPHET to meet today to discuss restrictions in Kildare, Laois and Offaly

The measures announced by government for these counties are due to expire this weekend.

# dr-ronan-glynn - Thursday 13 August, 2020

Coronavirus: No new deaths and 92 more cases confirmed in Ireland

Health officials have given an update on national situation as well as local outbreaks in the Midlands.

# dr-ronan-glynn - Monday 10 August, 2020

'No one should have to pay': Acting CMO says Covid-19 tests should be free for the public

There are concerns that the cost of tests could stop those with the virus from coming forward.

# dr-ronan-glynn - Friday 31 July, 2020

Coronavirus: No deaths and 38 new cases confirmed in Ireland

The figures were released by the Department of Health this evening.

# dr-ronan-glynn - Thursday 30 July, 2020

Health officials 'very concerned' at spike in Covid-19 cases

Eighty-five new cases were reported today.

# dr-ronan-glynn - Wednesday 29 July, 2020

Coronavirus: No deaths and 14 new cases confirmed in Ireland

The figures were confirmed by health officials this evening.

# dr-ronan-glynn - Monday 20 July, 2020

Dr Ronan Glynn: 'There will be absolutely no judgement of anyone who contracts this disease'

Doctors said this evening that it’s vital that people come forward if they have symptoms and don’t feel they’ll be judged.

# dr-ronan-glynn - Thursday 16 July, 2020

Ireland facing 'very precarious' moment as NPHET warns next week's cases have 'already been seeded'

Public Health officials said one more patient in Ireland had died of Covid-19 and 21 new cases had been diagnosed.

# dr-ronan-glynn - Monday 6 July, 2020

Dr Glynn on crowds drinking outside: 'If gatherings like that continue to happen, it's inevitable we'll run into problems'

The acting chief medical officer said today that if people make the wrong choices “we could end back up where we were”.

# dr-ronan-glynn - Thursday 11 June, 2020

Many Irish people suffering prolonged side effects from Covid-19, health official warns

Dr Ronan Glynn said it serves as a message to people who don’t think they are vulnerable to the disease.

# dr-ronan-glynn - Wednesday 20 May, 2020

'It's not surprising there's confusion': Glynn aims to provide clarity on 'two-hours-in-a-room' guidance

If someone attended a two-hour meeting and was then diagnosed, others in the room could be considered close contacts and have to self-isolate.