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#Isolation

# isolation - Friday 11 June, 2021

Some prisoners had no access to a shower for 14 days while quarantining
# Isolation
# Isolation

Some prisoners had no access to a shower for 14 days while quarantining

Fri 10:41 PM 25,471 Views 61 Comments

The Irish Prison Service has “poor adherence” with laws on handling prisoner complaints, report finds.

# isolation - Thursday 27 August, 2020

Chelsea training disrupted as some players face 14-day quarantine after holidays
# Isolation
From The42
# Isolation

Chelsea training disrupted as some players face 14-day quarantine after holidays

Aug 27th 2020, 1:05 PM 9,885 Views 8 Comments

The quarantine period will prove a disruption to manager Frank Lampard’s pre-season plans.

# isolation - Thursday 23 July, 2020

'A very real danger': Just 4,000 calls made to 60,000 Dublin Airport arrivals in first two weeks of July
# Travel
# Travel

'A very real danger': Just 4,000 calls made to 60,000 Dublin Airport arrivals in first two weeks of July

Jul 23rd 2020, 12:47 PM 48,576 Views 79 Comments

Only half of the calls made were answered.

# isolation - Saturday 13 June, 2020

Tips on handling the Covid-19 isolation from a solo sailor
# Sail Away
# Sail Away

Tips on handling the Covid-19 isolation from a solo sailor

Jun 13th 2020, 12:30 PM 19,699 Views 7 Comments

Artist Pete Hogan has sailed solo around the world alone for long periods of time. He shares his thoughts on the Covid-19 lockdown and the isolation it has brought to many.

# isolation - Friday 29 May, 2020

Nearly 50% of people don't know they need to isolate with less common Covid-19 symptoms
# ESRI
# ESRI

Nearly 50% of people don't know they need to isolate with less common Covid-19 symptoms

May 29th 2020, 6:15 AM 24,941 Views 44 Comments

The ESRI study suggested that there was a significant gap in people’s knowledge of when to isolate.

# isolation - Tuesday 26 May, 2020

Officials looking at 'creative' ways they could allow nursing home visits again
# Isolation
# Isolation

Officials looking at 'creative' ways they could allow nursing home visits again

May 26th 2020, 8:57 PM 13,022 Views 25 Comments

Dr Holohan said health officials are ‘very sensitive’ to the issue and aware of the impact on the mental health of residents.

# isolation - Wednesday 15 April, 2020

A friend recommends: Dundalk's Brian Gartland on 'City of God' and his local hero's autobiography
# Lockdown Tips
From The42
# Lockdown Tips

A friend recommends: Dundalk's Brian Gartland on 'City of God' and his local hero's autobiography

Apr 15th 2020, 8:31 PM 11,995 Views 4 Comments

The League of Ireland great recommends a Brazilian classic film and Jim Stynes’ book, as well as a light-hearted TV series and equally jovial podcast.

# isolation - Thursday 9 April, 2020

A friend recommends: Cork's Saoirse Noonan on 'Cheer' and 'The Power of Vulnerability'
# Tuned In
From The42
# Tuned In

A friend recommends: Cork's Saoirse Noonan on 'Cheer' and 'The Power of Vulnerability'

Apr 9th 2020, 8:30 PM 18,638 Views 2 Comments

The Cork dual star fires up Netflix and adds some new shows to our list.

# isolation - Wednesday 8 April, 2020

A friend recommends: Meath's Mickey Burke on Narcos, nutrition and Niall Quinn's book
# The Honeybadger
From The42
# The Honeybadger

A friend recommends: Meath's Mickey Burke on Narcos, nutrition and Niall Quinn's book

Apr 8th 2020, 8:30 PM 19,551 Views 2 Comments

The Royal County fan favourite didn’t discover Netflix until the country started to self-isolate.

# isolation - Saturday 4 April, 2020

Love in the time of coronavirus: Texting all day? Going out for dinner on Zoom?
# Online Dating
# Online Dating

Love in the time of coronavirus: Texting all day? Going out for dinner on Zoom?

Apr 4th 2020, 10:30 AM 24,206 Views 4 Comments

Whether it’s long-term love or a casual date, people are still searching for romance during this time.

# isolation - Thursday 26 March, 2020

From coffee ads to Michael Collins - delve into the IFI archive while in isolation
# Irish Film
# Irish Film

From coffee ads to Michael Collins - delve into the IFI archive while in isolation

Mar 26th 2020, 6:45 AM 18,051 Views 15 Comments

Give up yer aul Netflix and Disney+.

# isolation - Monday 16 March, 2020

Simon Coveney: There is little certainty 'beyond Friday' about where planes will be flying to
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Simon Coveney: There is little certainty 'beyond Friday' about where planes will be flying to

Mar 16th 2020, 9:25 AM 92,503 Views 78 Comments

The Tánaiste said that flights between Ireland and the UK would not be shut down.

# isolation - Wednesday 11 March, 2020

'There's literally police patrolling the streets... Rugby is irrelevant at this point'
# Lockdown
From The42
# Lockdown

'There's literally police patrolling the streets... Rugby is irrelevant at this point'

Mar 11th 2020, 4:41 PM 25,406 Views 2 Comments

Irish players Ian Nagle and Mick Kearney were lucky to get out of Italy before the lockdown.

# isolation - Wednesday 26 February, 2020

Four tourists test positive for Covid-19 at quarantined Tenerife hotel
# Outbreak
# Outbreak

Four tourists test positive for Covid-19 at quarantined Tenerife hotel

Updated Feb 26th 2020, 5:50 PM 57,559 Views 18 Comments

The second virus-related death in France was confirmed this morning.

# isolation - Saturday 1 February, 2020

Coronavirus: Around 12,000 cases of infection as death toll rises to 259
# Isolation
# Isolation

Coronavirus: Around 12,000 cases of infection as death toll rises to 259

Updated Feb 1st 2020, 5:41 PM 30,014 Views 50 Comments

The UK Foreign Office said that it was withdrawing its staff members based in China.

# isolation - Sunday 3 June, 2018

"Loneliness can take 4 to 5 years off you": how an arts-based service for older people in Wexford is looking to fight social isolation
# Cultural Companions
# Cultural Companions

"Loneliness can take 4 to 5 years off you": how an arts-based service for older people in Wexford is looking to fight social isolation

Jun 3rd 2018, 1:00 PM 13,056 Views 4 Comments

The originally Dublin-based initiative is looking to expand to the rest of the country and help older people connect.

# isolation - Tuesday 6 March, 2018

'At a time such as Storm Emma we can feel the emptiness of endless time without boundaries'
# Isolation
# Isolation

'At a time such as Storm Emma we can feel the emptiness of endless time without boundaries'

Mar 6th 2018, 7:00 AM 21,595 Views 31 Comments

We gave little thought to the psychological and emotional stresses of Storm Emma’s enforced isolation, writes Stephanie Regan.

# isolation - Wednesday 8 November, 2017

Chelsea's longest-serving player wants to leave - having never played a competitive game for them
# Isolation
From The42
# Isolation

Chelsea's longest-serving player wants to leave - having never played a competitive game for them

Nov 8th 2017, 6:30 AM 19,037 Views 3 Comments

25-year-old goalkeeper Matej Delac has been at Stamford Bridge since 2010.

# isolation - Friday 3 November, 2017

The amazing story of how a little girl from Dublin finally met Katie Taylor five years after seeing her in hospital
# Ella And Katie
From The Daily Edge
# Ella And Katie

The amazing story of how a little girl from Dublin finally met Katie Taylor five years after seeing her in hospital

Nov 3rd 2017, 2:56 PM 10,826 Views 11 Comments

Reunited.

# isolation - Sunday 23 April, 2017

A newborn baby pushes a tiny, fascinating Scottish island's population to 105 (we think)
# Isle Of Eigg
# Isle Of Eigg

A newborn baby pushes a tiny, fascinating Scottish island's population to 105 (we think)

Apr 23rd 2017, 11:10 AM 23,366 Views 10 Comments

A medieval massacre, a mysterious German artist landlord, and a world-first in renewable energy are just some of the interesting features of the Isle of Eigg.

# isolation - Friday 10 March, 2017

Poland at risk of isolation in the EU as it opts to become 'complete outsider'
# Go It Alone
# Go It Alone

Poland at risk of isolation in the EU as it opts to become 'complete outsider'

Mar 10th 2017, 8:30 PM 22,716 Views 31 Comments

The Polish government was the only country to oppose the appointment of Donald Tusk as the bloc’s President.

# isolation - Tuesday 10 January, 2017

Norwegian mass murderer makes Nazi salute as court reviews 'inhumane' prison regime
# Anders Behring Breivik
# Anders Behring Breivik

Norwegian mass murderer makes Nazi salute as court reviews 'inhumane' prison regime

Jan 10th 2017, 6:12 PM 22,589 Views 66 Comments

Breivik has a three-cell complex where he can play video games and watch television on two sets.

# isolation - Wednesday 21 December, 2016

'I'd love more people to come out to me because I'm not getting out as much as I used to'
# ALONE
# ALONE

'I'd love more people to come out to me because I'm not getting out as much as I used to'

Dec 21st 2016, 10:00 PM 12,240 Views 1 Comment

Alone is asking people to take the time to call into an elderly neighbour over Christmas.

# isolation - Wednesday 5 October, 2016

Police investigate after man "held in isolation" at parents home for 30 years
# Germany
# Germany

Police investigate after man "held in isolation" at parents home for 30 years

Oct 5th 2016, 7:55 PM 25,221 Views 10 Comments

The man has been taken to a psychiatric hospital and German police are investigating whether his parents did anything wrong.

# isolation - Tuesday 20 September, 2016

Teenage boy held in 'lock-up for 24 hours without even a shirt on his back'
# Oberstown
# Oberstown

Teenage boy held in 'lock-up for 24 hours without even a shirt on his back'

Sep 20th 2016, 3:03 PM 15,752 Views 0 Comments

The High Court was told today alleged confinement at the youth detention centre stems from what can only be described as a riot.

# isolation - Friday 30 October, 2015

'I don’t feel safe in my home after it was burgled and fear constantly hangs over me'
# Opinion
# Opinion

'I don’t feel safe in my home after it was burgled and fear constantly hangs over me'

Oct 30th 2015, 8:00 PM 82 Views 27 Comments

Pat Kelly, aged 72, cared for his parents for most of his life. Now, he struggles to make ends meet and fears the rise in crime in his area.

# isolation - Wednesday 14 October, 2015

The British nurse who fought off Ebola last year is now 'critically ill' again
# Pauline Cafferkey
# Pauline Cafferkey

The British nurse who fought off Ebola last year is now 'critically ill' again

Oct 14th 2015, 2:20 PM 18,334 Views 64 Comments

Pauline Cafferkey’s condition deteriorated further today, her hospital said in a statement.

# isolation - Wednesday 22 July, 2015

Guess what? It’s OK to be single, feel sad or have a few pounds to lose
# Opinion
# Opinion

Guess what? It’s OK to be single, feel sad or have a few pounds to lose

Jul 22nd 2015, 8:00 AM 116 Views 84 Comments

Social media keeps us connected to each another but disconnected from the truth.

# isolation - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

Column: Too much “stuff” – what causes hoarding?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Too much “stuff” – what causes hoarding?

Jan 7th 2015, 8:00 AM 592 Views 8 Comments

Hoarding is far from rare, and yet it remains largely misunderstood.

# isolation - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

Scottish Ebola patient "doing as well as can be expected"
# Glasgow
# Glasgow

Scottish Ebola patient "doing as well as can be expected"

Dec 30th 2014, 4:05 PM 36,739 Views 59 Comments

It’s reported that a second patient is now being assessed for signs of Ebola.

# isolation - Thursday 30 October, 2014

"It's not science-based" - Nurse who treated Ebola patients refuses to be quarantined
# Isolation
# Isolation

"It's not science-based" - Nurse who treated Ebola patients refuses to be quarantined

Oct 30th 2014, 7:33 AM 17,985 Views 72 Comments

The state of Maine is considering a court order to detain Kaci Hickox.

# isolation - Friday 10 October, 2014

Opinion: You’re never too old to talk – so don't overlook older people's mental health
# World Mental Health Day
# World Mental Health Day

Opinion: You’re never too old to talk – so don't overlook older people's mental health

Oct 10th 2014, 8:00 AM 141 Views 10 Comments

Some great strides have been made in this country in recent years to tackle mental health issues, but let’s make sure all people in society are cared for.

# isolation - Friday 3 October, 2014

Opinion: These are places men can come together to find purpose and friendship
# Men's Sheds
# Men's Sheds

Opinion: These are places men can come together to find purpose and friendship

Oct 3rd 2014, 12:50 PM 426 Views 24 Comments

Men’s Sheds are places for men who want to do something positive with their time to share their knowledge, experience, ideas, creativity and skills.

# isolation - Monday 15 September, 2014

"My nieces and nephews are demanding their inheritance now"
# Isolation
# Isolation

"My nieces and nephews are demanding their inheritance now"

Sep 15th 2014, 3:15 PM 37,482 Views 66 Comments

The first six months of 2014 saw more than 12,000 calls made to the Senior Help Line.

# isolation - Sunday 17 August, 2014

'I was all alone in the house, no wife, no kids - when my dog died it was the last thing'
# Support
# Support

'I was all alone in the house, no wife, no kids - when my dog died it was the last thing'

Aug 17th 2014, 5:00 PM 36,215 Views 28 Comments

ALONE is looking for volunteers for its befriending service.

# isolation - Friday 15 August, 2014

Ebola virus ruled out for patient in Dublin hospital
# Outbreak
# Outbreak

Ebola virus ruled out for patient in Dublin hospital

Aug 15th 2014, 7:52 AM 181,786 Views 405 Comments

A Dublin hospital had restricted access to the patient as they investigated Ebola as a possibility – they have now cleared him.

# isolation - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

Bullied: Your stories of bullying in the workplace
# Opinion
# Opinion

Bullied: Your stories of bullying in the workplace

Jun 18th 2014, 1:00 PM 18,604 Views 86 Comments

We asked and you told us. Here are some of your experiences of bullying in the workplace.

# isolation - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

A helpline is the only contact some elderly people have with others
# Loneliness
# Loneliness

A helpline is the only contact some elderly people have with others

Apr 15th 2014, 6:00 AM 6,723 Views 15 Comments

Over 2,000 people have called Senior Help Line in the first three months of this year.

# isolation - Sunday 10 November, 2013

Isolation and the lack of opportunities impacts on young peoples’ mental health in Donegal
# Donegal
# Donegal

Isolation and the lack of opportunities impacts on young peoples’ mental health in Donegal

Nov 10th 2013, 8:45 AM 12,567 Views 37 Comments

The Jigsaw programme in Donegal has seen 230 young people avail of its service in just one year.

# isolation - Thursday 7 November, 2013

Sharp increase in suicidal farmers calling helpline over financial troubles
# Stress
# Stress

Sharp increase in suicidal farmers calling helpline over financial troubles

Nov 7th 2013, 3:42 PM 7,495 Views 33 Comments

Financial woes and the fodder shortage has left many farmers in an extremely difficult situation, says suicide prevention charity Console.

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