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Labour Party propose free full medical assessment for 18 year olds in alternative budget
Other measures include the introduction of a €9 unlimited public transport ticket, a tax on SUVs.
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Gene that causes sudden death in young people identified
This may lead to a reduction of cases of sudden death in patients with the mutation.
Column: They say time heals, but we're still learning to live with Conor's sudden death
The world changed forever for our family on 25 July 2006. Our son Conor, who was young and fit, died from sudden cardiac death.
Footballer of the Year has 'a beautiful heart'
Michael Darragh Macauley passes cardiac screening with flying colours.
Dublin boss Gavin seeks to promote education on SADS
The launch took place today of the Ciarán Carr Foundation, in memory of a young GAA player who passed away from the SADS condition last year.
The Sports Pages: some of the week's best sports writing
Join us for a look back at the sports writing that caught our eye this week. Corruption, lives lost and children saved: this round-up has all the makings of a Hollywood thriller.
First kiss turns to tragedy as teenage girl dies of rare heart condition
Young Welsh student Jemma Benjamin died of Sudden Adult Death Syndrome moments after her first kiss, an inquest hears.