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'No evidence' to support removal of any groups from category at highest risk of severe Covid-19
# High Risk
# High Risk

'No evidence' to support removal of any groups from category at highest risk of severe Covid-19

Dec 4th 2020, 2:21 PM 12,585 Views 3 Comments

A HIQA report has advised public health officials that the evidence for including over 70s in the highest risk category for Covid-19 is strong.

US ends ban on refugees from 11 'high-risk' countries
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# Immigration

US ends ban on refugees from 11 'high-risk' countries

Jan 30th 2018, 8:26 AM 9,292 Views 8 Comments

But Department of Homeland Security officials say they are working to implement new screening measures.

Report: Minimum unit price on alcohol would only affect 'heaviest drinkers'
# Health Benefits
# Health Benefits

Report: Minimum unit price on alcohol would only affect 'heaviest drinkers'

Nov 24th 2016, 9:32 AM 13,577 Views 80 Comments

Minimum pricing would have great health benefits, says the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland.

WHO says Ebola is "unavoidable" in Europe as three more isolated in Spain
# Suspect Cases
# Suspect Cases

WHO says Ebola is "unavoidable" in Europe as three more isolated in Spain

Oct 7th 2014, 9:25 PM 21,201 Views 57 Comments

A Spanish nurse tested positive for Ebola yesterday.

Ebola fears for 50 people who were in close contact with US patient
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# High Risk

Ebola fears for 50 people who were in close contact with US patient

Oct 3rd 2014, 9:15 PM 8,502 Views 17 Comments

His family have also been ordered to stay inside their apartment.

Boy in hospital following 'choking game' incident
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# High Risk

Boy in hospital following 'choking game' incident

Oct 10th 2013, 9:24 AM 25,864 Views 73 Comments

The boy was taken to hospital after he was found unconscious.

Highly dangerous radioactive material stolen by burglar in Swords
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# High Risk

Highly dangerous radioactive material stolen by burglar in Swords

Oct 2nd 2013, 12:50 PM 28,335 Views 131 Comments

The lightening preventers have a high dose of radiation and people are urged not to touch or approach the rods if found.