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# ill - Friday 14 August, 2020

Trump’s younger brother Robert ‘seriously ill’ in hospital
# Robert Trump
# Robert Trump

Trump’s younger brother Robert ‘seriously ill’ in hospital

Aug 14th 2020, 9:45 PM 75,568 Views 36 Comments

The White House did not immediately release details about why Robert Trump had been taken to hospital.

# ill - Wednesday 24 June, 2020

Rassie Erasmus seriously ill when coaching Springboks to glory - reports
# Turmoil
From The42
# Turmoil

Rassie Erasmus seriously ill when coaching Springboks to glory - reports

Jun 24th 2020, 10:21 PM 15,142 Views 3 Comments

The 47-year-old transformed the national team from a laughing stock to world champions.

# ill - Saturday 5 May, 2018

Alex Ferguson recovering in hospital after brain haemorrhage
# The Boss
From The42
# The Boss

Alex Ferguson recovering in hospital after brain haemorrhage

May 5th 2018, 9:30 PM 72,109 Views 92 Comments

The former Manchester United boss was rushed to hospital for emergency surgery.

# ill - Monday 15 January, 2018

'It's a wake-up call': 73 children on trolleys in emergency depts so far this year
# Trolley Watch
# Trolley Watch

'It's a wake-up call': 73 children on trolleys in emergency depts so far this year

Jan 15th 2018, 1:41 PM 6,741 Views 19 Comments

The Irish Nurses and Midwives’ Association has just launched a new trolley watch system – where it counts how many children are on trolleys in EDs.

# ill - Wednesday 7 June, 2017

Labour's Diane Abbott takes break from campaigning due to ill health
# General Election
# General Election

Labour's Diane Abbott takes break from campaigning due to ill health

Jun 7th 2017, 9:58 AM 20,903 Views 60 Comments

Jeremy Corbyn said Lyn Brown will fill in for Abbott as shadow home secretary.

# ill - Tuesday 16 May, 2017

Poll: Have you ever gone to work when you were sick?
# Lunch Crunch
# Lunch Crunch

Poll: Have you ever gone to work when you were sick?

May 16th 2017, 12:45 PM 29,309 Views 50 Comments

Your daily bite-sized ballot break.

# ill - Friday 10 February, 2017

Ireland call on Tracy as cover after captain Rory Best hit by stomach bug
# Ill
From The42
# Ill

Ireland call on Tracy as cover after captain Rory Best hit by stomach bug

Feb 10th 2017, 1:12 PM 11,836 Views 57 Comments

Niall Scannell will make his debut in the starting team if Best does not recover.

# ill - Thursday 12 May, 2016

Measles warning after second case confirmed this year
# Symptoms
# Symptoms

Measles warning after second case confirmed this year

May 12th 2016, 6:55 PM 26,206 Views 54 Comments

The person in question had been in Dublin and Kerry leading up to and including the May bank holiday weekend.

# ill - Monday 11 April, 2016

MMA fighter rushed to hospital after Dublin event
# Ill
From The42
# Ill

MMA fighter rushed to hospital after Dublin event

Apr 11th 2016, 11:31 AM 42,426 Views 52 Comments

Joao Carvalho ‘fell very ill’ after his bout in the National Stadium on Saturday night.

# ill - Wednesday 2 September, 2015

Irish family face $2million in medical bills after daughter diagnosed with tumour
# Leah Carmody
# Leah Carmody

Irish family face $2million in medical bills after daughter diagnosed with tumour

Sep 2nd 2015, 6:15 AM 19,384 Views 19 Comments

Fundraising is ongoing in the US and Ireland to help the family.

# ill - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

Woman in iconic 9/11 'Dust Lady' photo dies of cancer
# New York
# New York

Woman in iconic 9/11 'Dust Lady' photo dies of cancer

Aug 26th 2015, 9:24 AM 46,531 Views 45 Comments

Marcy Borders said her cancer diagnosis was as a result of inhaling toxic air from the attack.

# ill - Monday 27 July, 2015

Nurses are going to work sick because they 'don't want to let the team down'
# Understaffed
# Understaffed

Nurses are going to work sick because they 'don't want to let the team down'

Jul 27th 2015, 4:11 PM 12,888 Views 27 Comments

Researchers say cutting sick leave entitlements will not reduce absenteeism in the health sector.

# ill - Tuesday 23 June, 2015

'Closure of taxi rank at Beaumont Hospital will impact on elderly patients'
# Dublin
# Dublin

'Closure of taxi rank at Beaumont Hospital will impact on elderly patients'

Jun 23rd 2015, 9:35 PM 16,915 Views 24 Comments

Dublin City Council ordered the closure of the rank at the end of the month.

# ill - Sunday 21 June, 2015

'It means everything to me': Temple Street dads on their love for their kids
# Watch
# Watch

'It means everything to me': Temple Street dads on their love for their kids

Jun 21st 2015, 9:15 AM 19,490 Views 14 Comments

They shared their stories with us.

# ill - Monday 25 May, 2015

Peter Robinson has had a suspected heart attack
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Peter Robinson has had a suspected heart attack

May 25th 2015, 1:35 PM 26,008 Views 84 Comments

The North’s First Minister felt unwell this morning, the DUP said.

# ill - Wednesday 29 April, 2015

Friend confirms Joni Mitchell 'not in a coma, and nowhere near giving up'
# Unresponsive
# Unresponsive

Friend confirms Joni Mitchell 'not in a coma, and nowhere near giving up'

Apr 29th 2015, 7:36 AM 30,021 Views 14 Comments

Media reports last night suggested the singer was in a coma.

# ill - Friday 3 April, 2015

Seriously ill Antarctic worker transferred to hospital after two-week journey
# Rescue
# Rescue

Seriously ill Antarctic worker transferred to hospital after two-week journey

Apr 3rd 2015, 1:51 PM 11,430 Views 1 Comment

An icebreaker transported the man back to Australia.

# ill - Thursday 2 April, 2015

'Me and my wife took part in a kidney swap arrangement and I would do it again'
# Organ Donor Week
# Organ Donor Week

'Me and my wife took part in a kidney swap arrangement and I would do it again'

Apr 2nd 2015, 12:45 PM 20,056 Views 11 Comments

Husband and wife Karen and Patrick Bradley travelled to Coventry

# ill - Saturday 7 February, 2015

Do not eat: Supermarkets warned to keep daffodils away from fruit and veg
# Poison
# Poison

Do not eat: Supermarkets warned to keep daffodils away from fruit and veg

Feb 7th 2015, 2:08 PM 17,055 Views 28 Comments

The National Poisons Information Centre of Ireland said bulbs have been mistaken as onions in some cases.

# ill - Friday 16 January, 2015

Flu is 'actively circulating' and on the rise in Ireland
# Health
# Health

Flu is 'actively circulating' and on the rise in Ireland

Jan 16th 2015, 7:30 AM 31,023 Views 101 Comments

The HSE said that the rate has risen by almost 14%.

# ill - Sunday 11 January, 2015

Opinion: My tips for feeling healthy and happy this winter
# Healthy
# Healthy

Opinion: My tips for feeling healthy and happy this winter

Jan 11th 2015, 1:00 PM 108 Views 41 Comments

Last winter I got sick and I couldn’t shake it off without a trip to the doctors. In hindsight, it’s very obvious why – I wasn’t really taking great care of myself.

# ill - Saturday 3 January, 2015

Condition of UK Ebola patient has deteriorated to "critical"
# Pauline Cafferkey
# Pauline Cafferkey

Condition of UK Ebola patient has deteriorated to "critical"

Jan 3rd 2015, 8:50 PM 36,553 Views 74 Comments

A second person is now being tested for Ebola as a “precautionary measure” in Swindon.

# ill - Wednesday 8 October, 2014

Internet rallies to help dying father see final Hobbit movie
# Hobbitmovielastrequest
From The Daily Edge
# Hobbitmovielastrequest

Internet rallies to help dying father see final Hobbit movie

Oct 8th 2014, 7:44 AM 3,781 Views 0 Comments

Will Peter Jackson see the request?

# ill - Sunday 31 August, 2014

Parents of missing boy to appear before Spanish judge tomorrow
# Ashya King
# Ashya King

Parents of missing boy to appear before Spanish judge tomorrow

Aug 31st 2014, 2:11 PM 35,942 Views 98 Comments

Ashya King was taken from hospital by his parents without doctors’ consent.

# ill - Saturday 12 July, 2014

Dangerous laser targets air ambulance carrying critically ill baby
# Little Green Lights
# Little Green Lights

Dangerous laser targets air ambulance carrying critically ill baby

Jul 12th 2014, 11:20 AM 26,357 Views 58 Comments

The green laser was shone right into the cockpit. The air corps said it could carry risks to passenger and crew.

# ill - Friday 30 May, 2014

Families who had discretionary medical card revoked already will not get them back
# Retrospective
# Retrospective

Families who had discretionary medical card revoked already will not get them back

May 30th 2014, 10:45 PM 16,566 Views 86 Comments

The HSE said there are legal issues surrounding the reinstating of discretionary medical cards that have already been taken away.

# ill - Tuesday 22 April, 2014

Scientists have proven a good sleep could actually cure your cold
# Snooze Therapy
# Snooze Therapy

Scientists have proven a good sleep could actually cure your cold

Apr 22nd 2014, 2:45 PM 11,339 Views 13 Comments

Experiments on fruitflies showed faster recovery and better survival rates for the ones that had more sleep.

# ill - Tuesday 24 December, 2013

Be careful: Most accident-prone days of the year are Stephen’s Day and 27 December
# INJURIES AND ILLNESSES
# INJURIES AND ILLNESSES

Be careful: Most accident-prone days of the year are Stephen’s Day and 27 December

Dec 24th 2013, 5:30 PM 7,153 Views 9 Comments

Colds, minor burns and injuries from falls are the most common types of injuries and illnesses.

# ill - Saturday 21 December, 2013

All set for Christmas, but now you're sick? What should you take to help?
# Flu Be Gone
# Flu Be Gone

All set for Christmas, but now you're sick? What should you take to help?

Dec 21st 2013, 8:45 AM 18,586 Views 49 Comments

Confused about over-the-counter medicines? If you’re sick what should you ask for?

# ill - Tuesday 17 December, 2013

Love/Hate’s Fran, Colin Farrell and Katie Taylor rally support for Merryn
# Neuroblastoma
# Neuroblastoma

Love/Hate’s Fran, Colin Farrell and Katie Taylor rally support for Merryn

Dec 17th 2013, 7:30 AM 16,800 Views 17 Comments

Four-year-old Merryn was diagnosed with Neuroblastoma – an aggressive childhood cancer of the nervous system.

# ill - Friday 13 December, 2013

Column: Families who assist their loved ones to die will continue to feel the full wrath of the law if it is not changed
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Families who assist their loved ones to die will continue to feel the full wrath of the law if it is not changed

Dec 13th 2013, 12:11 PM 101 Views 20 Comments

Today, the case began of Gail O’Rorke who has been charged under the Criminal Law (Suicide) Act 1993 for assisting an MS sufferer to die.

# ill - Tuesday 10 December, 2013

Column: The equality struggle didn’t end with Mandela’s prison release, it must continue
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: The equality struggle didn’t end with Mandela’s prison release, it must continue

Dec 10th 2013, 11:30 AM 70 Views 49 Comments

Mandela did not topple white rule single-handedly – nor did he ever claim to, writes David Cronin, who says that while he retains a deep admiration for Mandela, he did turn his back on some of his beliefs.

# ill - Thursday 5 December, 2013

Nelson Mandela: Prisoner, president and father of 'Rainbow Nation'
# Obituary
# Obituary

Nelson Mandela: Prisoner, president and father of 'Rainbow Nation'

Dec 5th 2013, 10:41 PM 8,228 Views 24 Comments

The former president of South Africa, who spent 27 years in prison, inspired a nation and the world.

# ill - Thursday 14 November, 2013

How did a woman get the world's first human case of H6N1 bird flu?
# Health
# Health

How did a woman get the world's first human case of H6N1 bird flu?

Nov 14th 2013, 7:15 AM 14,913 Views 28 Comments

A 20-year-old woman was found with the virus after presenting to hospital with flu-like symptoms.

# ill - Thursday 26 September, 2013

Poll: Do you think the law should be changed to allow for assisted suicide?
# Poll
# Poll

Poll: Do you think the law should be changed to allow for assisted suicide?

Sep 26th 2013, 9:23 AM 12,760 Views 174 Comments

A man in Canada recorded a video eight days before he died asking for the laws on assisted suicide to be changed – what’s your view?

# ill - Wednesday 31 July, 2013

Junior Minister Kathleen Lynch admitted to hospital
# Ill
# Ill

Junior Minister Kathleen Lynch admitted to hospital

Jul 31st 2013, 9:55 PM 29,334 Views 76 Comments

Minister Lynch was visiting Letterkenny General Hospital when she took ill earlier today.

# ill - Saturday 29 June, 2013

Obama to meet Mandela's family - but won't visit him in hospital
# South Africa
# South Africa

Obama to meet Mandela's family - but won't visit him in hospital

Jun 29th 2013, 11:05 AM 4,545 Views 26 Comments

Barack and Michelle Obama will meet privately with members of Mandela’s family to offer their thoughts and prayers, a US official said.

# ill - Thursday 27 June, 2013

Watch the animated life and times of Nelson Mandela
# Madiba
# Madiba

Watch the animated life and times of Nelson Mandela

Jun 27th 2013, 9:23 PM 5,169 Views 6 Comments

A series of animated videos tell the story of Madiba’s life, from birth to today.

# ill - Wednesday 26 June, 2013

Reports: Nelson Mandela 'on life support'
# South Africa
# South Africa

Reports: Nelson Mandela 'on life support'

Jun 26th 2013, 9:13 PM 6,737 Views 33 Comments

The former President of South Africa was admitted to hospital due to recurring lung problems.

# ill - Monday 10 June, 2013

Nelson Mandela's condition remains the same, serious but stable
# Nelson Mandela
# Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela's condition remains the same, serious but stable

Jun 10th 2013, 10:17 AM 2,945 Views 7 Comments

It marks the second hospitalisation in as many months for the frail anti-apartheid hero, who will turn 95 in July.

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