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# physiotherapy - Last year 2021

Opinion: Your pelvic floor might have suffered in pregnancy but you can get help
# Urinary Incontinence
# Urinary Incontinence

Opinion: Your pelvic floor might have suffered in pregnancy but you can get help

Updated Aug 26th 2021, 11:10 AM 26,707 Views 3 Comments

Chartered Physiotherapist Aoife Ni Eochaidh says pregnancy often causes incontinence but help is at hand.

# physiotherapy - All time

Debunked: No, postural drainage is not an 'easy' way to treat Covid-19 pneumonia
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Debunked: No, postural drainage is not an 'easy' way to treat Covid-19 pneumonia

May 2nd 2020, 6:30 AM 33,318 Views 17 Comments

The HSE said routine breathing tests and mobilising are more appropriate for Covid-19 patients than this method.

Chronic pain is having a significant impact on the work, social and family lives of Irish people
# Daily Life
# Daily Life

Chronic pain is having a significant impact on the work, social and family lives of Irish people

Sep 5th 2019, 6:30 AM 12,777 Views 13 Comments

A survey found that 75% of people say it affects their daily life.

'Sitting is the new smoking': Health experts warn that Irish adults are not active enough
# Get Walking
# Get Walking

'Sitting is the new smoking': Health experts warn that Irish adults are not active enough

Sep 8th 2017, 8:02 AM 16,460 Views 37 Comments

A new survey finds that the 18-24 age group may be the least physically active amongst all adults.

Get treated anywhere in the EU and the HSE can pick up the bill
# GP Care
# GP Care

Get treated anywhere in the EU and the HSE can pick up the bill

Jun 15th 2015, 9:48 AM 21,725 Views 42 Comments

There has been an office in place to administer the Cross-Border Healthcare Directive since February.

Physiotherapy sessions might not treat whiplash any better than exercise at home
# Exercise
# Exercise

Physiotherapy sessions might not treat whiplash any better than exercise at home

Apr 4th 2014, 6:45 AM 8,778 Views 23 Comments

New research found little difference in the patients recovery depending on these two treatments.

Unfilled maternity leave posts having 'devastating effect' on physiotherapy services
# Physiotherapy
# Physiotherapy

Unfilled maternity leave posts having 'devastating effect' on physiotherapy services

Nov 6th 2013, 5:09 PM 10,870 Views 27 Comments

The majority of services are operating with 80 per cent or below average staffing levels when compared to the same period in 2007.

A smartphone will soon help you do physio exercises
# Smart Move
# Smart Move

A smartphone will soon help you do physio exercises

Sep 8th 2013, 8:30 PM 12,957 Views 10 Comments

Research at CLARITY project in UCD shows how smartphone can be used as a sensor to advise if you’re doing it right… or wrong.

Shortall speaks out as 72,000 wait on primary care waiting lists
# Primary Care
# Primary Care

Shortall speaks out as 72,000 wait on primary care waiting lists

Feb 26th 2013, 12:38 PM 6,532 Views 27 Comments

The former junior minister responsible for primary care says the recruitment budget is being gobbled up by overspending.

Blind adventurer facing fight of his life – and you can help
# Run For Mark
# Run For Mark

Blind adventurer facing fight of his life – and you can help

Nov 2nd 2011, 2:40 PM 2,093 Views 12 Comments

Mark Pollock went blind at 22 but went on to become an adventure athlete – now he has been paralysed in an accident, he is looking for help to get on the road to recovery.