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'No evidence' to support removal of any groups from category at highest risk of severe Covid-19
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
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'
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
A Spanish nurse tested positive for Ebola yesterday.
Ebola fears for 50 people who were in close contact with US patient
His family have also been ordered to stay inside their apartment.
Boy in hospital following 'choking game' incident
The boy was taken to hospital after he was found unconscious.
Highly dangerous radioactive material stolen by burglar in Swords
The lightening preventers have a high dose of radiation and people are urged not to touch or approach the rods if found.