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# Medicine

All time
Quarter of miscarriages "could be prevented" by lifestyle changes
Doctor guilty of professional misconduct after death of 20-year-old
New way to avoid risky biopsies in diagnosis of deadly lung disease
HSE spent €7.5m providing injectable treatment for MS patients in 2013
Damien Kiberd: Drop the goody-two-shoes approach to economic policy
Damien Kiberd
All set for Christmas, but now you're sick? What should you take to help?
Ireland's casual attitude to antibiotics leading to 'alarming rise' in superbugs
Resistance crisis looms as antibiotics 'handed out like cough sweets'
Health Ministers announce reduction in cholesterol medicine pricing
A spaceship crash, near apocalypse, and six other major miscalculations and mistakes
Strokes among younger people are increasing worldwide
Charity tells of "appalling scenes of murder" in Central African Republic
Column: NCHD working hours are part of a bigger picture for young Irish workers
Dan Hayden and Dr Antoine Murray
Column: Happy 60th Birthday to the science that makes transplantation work
Daniel M. Davis
Auto-Brewery syndrome causes you to brew beer in your gut
Man live-tweets his own vasectomy
Column: The politics of food – why we need to take the power back
Frank Armstrong
Poll: Do you shop across the border to save money?
Doctor angered at ‘outrageous breach of patient confidentiality’ at Holles Street
Most young doctors are female while most older doctors are male
Médecins Sans Frontières closes centres in Somalia after attacks on staff
Researchers discover how the brain 'learns' cocaine addiction
GPs have this stark warning for their former colleague James Reilly...
Kid asks for pizza from hospital window... internet sends dozens
Doctors warn patients: Expect long waiting times to see your GP
Good news, women: RCSI finds oestrogen cuts risk of liver and heart disease
Column: A campaign of misinformation has turned the public against doctors
Dr Brid McGrath
Generic drugs are more expensive in Ireland than the EU
Poll: Do you request generic drugs?
Watch this 3-year-old hear his dad's voice for the first time
Irish drug prices 'now matching European average' - drugs firms
Safety warning over giving codeine tablets to under-18s
35 new complaints a month against doctors to Medical Council
Man had pencil lodged in his head for 15 years
Column: Small and mighty – why nanoscience is booming in Ireland
John Boland
'You can't just stop': The science behind the decision to retire (or keep going)
Column: Plants are at the heart of many crucial global issues facing us today
Eoin Lettice
Poll: Do you read the product information on your medicines?
3 in 5 people read product information on prescription medication: IMB
Campaign to reform Irish organ donation practices spearheaded by GAA pundit Brolly