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#Immunity

# immunity - Last year 2021

Planning to eat or drink indoors at a restaurant or bar today? Here's what you need to know
# Indoor Hospitality
# Indoor Hospitality

Planning to eat or drink indoors at a restaurant or bar today? Here's what you need to know

Jul 26th 2021, 11:54 AM 36,055 Views 72 Comments
  • A maximum of six adults will be allowed at a table.
  • Customers will be asked for proof of immunity and photo ID before they are seated.
  • One person at the table will also have to provide contact details.
Hiqa advises NPHET to extend presumptive Covid immunity to nine months post-infection
# Immunity
# Immunity

Hiqa advises NPHET to extend presumptive Covid immunity to nine months post-infection

Jun 3rd 2021, 10:00 AM 24,849 Views 35 Comments

Increasing the period of presumptive immunity from six to nine months would have “widespread positive implications for people”.

Covid immunity post-infection lasts six months, NPHET advised
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Covid immunity post-infection lasts six months, NPHET advised

Mar 8th 2021, 10:18 AM 34,000 Views 81 Comments

The new guidance doubles the length of time of presumptive immunity after infection.

# immunity - All time

'I'm immune': Donald Trump prepares to return to the campaign trail
# Immunity
# Immunity

'I'm immune': Donald Trump prepares to return to the campaign trail

Oct 11th 2020, 7:39 PM 52,883 Views 97 Comments

Yesterday, Trump made his first public appearance since returning to the White House.

DPP concludes suspect in Harry Dunn death did not have immunity, family told
# Harry Dunn
# Harry Dunn

DPP concludes suspect in Harry Dunn death did not have immunity, family told

Sep 9th 2020, 10:09 PM 35,907 Views 0 Comments

Max Hill QC’s conclusion directly contradicts what the Foreign Secretary told Parliament on 21 October.

Bats’ genes can help them fight off coronaviruses, study suggests
# Immunity
# Immunity

Bats’ genes can help them fight off coronaviruses, study suggests

Jul 22nd 2020, 10:10 PM 24,467 Views 24 Comments

The study analysed how bats are able to survive coronaviruses, as well as their ability to use echolocation.

Social distancing rules mean it's inevitable students won't be back in school full-time - ASTI
# New Guidelines
# New Guidelines

Social distancing rules mean it's inevitable students won't be back in school full-time - ASTI

Updated Jul 2nd 2020, 8:27 AM 49,987 Views 119 Comments

Teachers’ unions will appear before the Dáil’s Covid-19 committee today.

Can I catch Covid-19 twice? As the country reopens, people who have recovered have a few questions
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Can I catch Covid-19 twice? As the country reopens, people who have recovered have a few questions

Jun 27th 2020, 12:05 AM 69,875 Views 61 Comments

Scientists are trying to better understand whether people can be immune after recovering.

Three-month immunity advice for healthcare staff not to be extended to general population
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Three-month immunity advice for healthcare staff not to be extended to general population

Jun 3rd 2020, 10:28 PM 34,165 Views 30 Comments

Healthcare staff have been told they can act as if they are immune from Covid-19 for three months after recovering.

Healthcare staff 'considered immune' for three months after recovering from Covid-19
# HSE
# HSE

Healthcare staff 'considered immune' for three months after recovering from Covid-19

Jun 1st 2020, 12:10 AM 49,422 Views 40 Comments

Guidance regarding immunity and healthcare workers was compiled by the HSE.

Further coronavirus waves likely without 'new approach' after this cycle
# Covid19
# Covid19

Further coronavirus waves likely without 'new approach' after this cycle

Apr 20th 2020, 1:26 PM 37,388 Views 30 Comments

Researchers have suggested the current cycle in Ireland should end by the middle of June, but immunity in the community may be low.

Explainer: The HPV vaccine is free for boys from next month - here's why that's important
# HPV Vaccine
# HPV Vaccine

Explainer: The HPV vaccine is free for boys from next month - here's why that's important

Aug 11th 2019, 12:05 AM 31,298 Views 55 Comments

Over 500 cases of cancer associated with the HPV infection are diagnosed every year in Ireland.

Trump's former adviser will testify in Russia probe 'if he gets immunity'
# White House
# White House

Trump's former adviser will testify in Russia probe 'if he gets immunity'

Mar 31st 2017, 7:30 AM 14,744 Views 81 Comments

“General Flynn certainly has a story to tell, and he very much wants to tell it, should the circumstances permit.”

'Epidemics' of TB and pneumonia could hit Ireland due to antibiotic resistance
# Superbugs
# Superbugs

'Epidemics' of TB and pneumonia could hit Ireland due to antibiotic resistance

Mar 3rd 2017, 6:15 AM 11,921 Views 41 Comments

Misuse and overuse of medication will “almost certainly lead to a health crisis”, it has been warned.

Marine Le Pen could be prosecuted for tweeting photos of Islamic State killings
# No Longer Immune
# No Longer Immune

Marine Le Pen could be prosecuted for tweeting photos of Islamic State killings

Mar 2nd 2017, 1:57 PM 16,005 Views 71 Comments

The European Parliament lifted immunity from prosecution today.

Have a new kid? 'Take them on public transport and roll them around on the floor'
# Immunity
# Immunity

Have a new kid? 'Take them on public transport and roll them around on the floor'

Aug 22nd 2015, 8:30 AM 20,360 Views 40 Comments

That’s what one geneticist thinks.

Varoufakis could face treason charges for planning alternative currency
# Eurozone
# Eurozone

Varoufakis could face treason charges for planning alternative currency

Jul 30th 2015, 10:59 AM 15,201 Views 62 Comments

His immunity to prosecution as a member of parliament must be revoked first.

An extra dose of polio vaccine helps boost immunity in under 5s
# Protection
# Protection

An extra dose of polio vaccine helps boost immunity in under 5s

Jul 11th 2014, 6:45 AM 4,176 Views 12 Comments

Researchers in India and the UK recommended a dose of IPV be added to vaccination programmes in polio-endemic countries.

We're vaccinating more children in Ireland than ever before
# Booster
# Booster

We're vaccinating more children in Ireland than ever before

Apr 22nd 2014, 12:05 PM 8,228 Views 67 Comments

Vaccination rates are at their highest ever levels, the HSE said today.

Pardon for Irish deserters who fought in WWII likely in new year
# World War II
# World War II

Pardon for Irish deserters who fought in WWII likely in new year

Dec 18th 2012, 5:13 PM 10,782 Views 155 Comments

Thousands of Defence Forces personnel who were persecuted by the Irish government for fighting with the Allies in World War II will receive a formal pardon in the new year.

Echinacea shouldn’t be given to children under 12, says Medicines Board
# Echinacea
# Echinacea

Echinacea shouldn’t be given to children under 12, says Medicines Board

Aug 21st 2012, 7:15 AM 7,535 Views 72 Comments

Following a review of echincea’s safety and effectiveness, the IMB is advising against children using it.

TCD scientists find 'off switch' in immune response
# Off Swtich
# Off Swtich

TCD scientists find 'off switch' in immune response

Feb 29th 2012, 2:18 PM 2,630 Views 5 Comments

Researchers have identified a protein in human cells that could provide new insights in our understanding of the our immune system.

TCD among research group awarded €3m for anti-inflammatory project
# Research
# Research

TCD among research group awarded €3m for anti-inflammatory project

Feb 1st 2012, 7:15 AM 1,739 Views 2 Comments

The project will investigate the use of plants from the Amazon rainforest on immune processes.

Result of swine flu jab investigation expected later this year
# Health
# Health

Result of swine flu jab investigation expected later this year

Oct 18th 2011, 9:12 AM 991 Views 8 Comments

The Health Service Executive is investigating the link between a swine flu jab and narcolepsy. This year’s vaccine does not contain the controversial Pandremix strain.