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# symptoms - Last year 2021

Department of Health has updated the advice on what Delta variant symptoms now look like
# Delta
# Delta

Department of Health has updated the advice on what Delta variant symptoms now look like

Jul 14th 2021, 5:27 PM 117,808 Views 69 Comments

Sore throat, runny nose and headaches are considered to be potential indicators of the Delta variant.

Not just a cough and a fever: What we know about Covid-19's symptoms now
# Coronavirus Newsletter
# Coronavirus Newsletter

Not just a cough and a fever: What we know about Covid-19's symptoms now

Jul 3rd 2021, 1:00 PM 67,651 Views 15 Comments

We all need to be on the lookout for a myriad of different symptoms.

'If you have flu-like symptoms, assume it's Covid and self-isolate', Holohan warns
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

'If you have flu-like symptoms, assume it's Covid and self-isolate', Holohan warns

Jan 4th 2021, 7:49 PM 66,360 Views 51 Comments

He also noted that some people who have no symptoms test positive for the virus.

# symptoms - All time

First Waterford FC player returns negative result from Covid-19 test
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From The42
# Negative

First Waterford FC player returns negative result from Covid-19 test

Aug 5th 2020, 1:24 PM 4,491 Views 3 Comments

The second player is awaiting the result of his test.

Atalanta boss Gasperini had Covid-19 during Champions League game and feared he would die
# Symptoms
From The42
# Symptoms

Atalanta boss Gasperini had Covid-19 during Champions League game and feared he would die

May 31st 2020, 3:23 PM 5,438 Views 1 Comment

The Italian club played Valencia at the Mestella back in March, and the 62-year-old has revealed he had coronavirus at the time.

Loss of taste and smell to be added to list Covid-19 symptoms in Ireland
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Loss of taste and smell to be added to list Covid-19 symptoms in Ireland

May 28th 2020, 6:54 PM 19,180 Views 31 Comments

The Department of Health confirmed the move this evening.

Doctors urge people with symptoms of cancer to make contact after 'worrying' drop in referrals
# Take Care
# Take Care

Doctors urge people with symptoms of cancer to make contact after 'worrying' drop in referrals

May 7th 2020, 6:05 AM 9,018 Views 6 Comments

The last thing GPs want is to see patients have a cancer diagnosis delayed, the HSE said today.

Loss of smell and taste could be strongest symptom of Covid-19, say UK researchers
# Symptoms
# Symptoms

Loss of smell and taste could be strongest symptom of Covid-19, say UK researchers

Apr 1st 2020, 11:36 AM 69,329 Views 32 Comments

Symptoms have been tracked on an app.

Gary Lineker self-isolating after son displays coronavirus symptoms
# Precaution
From The42
# Precaution

Gary Lineker self-isolating after son displays coronavirus symptoms

Mar 23rd 2020, 1:02 PM 5,820 Views 0 Comments

The former England captain’s son George has shown signs of Covid-19.

Irish Covid-19 patient: 'It was an eye-opener to how many people we come in contact with'
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Irish Covid-19 patient: 'It was an eye-opener to how many people we come in contact with'

Mar 21st 2020, 7:15 AM 88,599 Views 45 Comments

The man and his partner have both tested positive for the virus, but neither have severe symptoms.

Opinion: 'My name is Niall, I'm 32, and I have cancer. I never imagined saying those words'
# Palliative Care Week
# Palliative Care Week

Opinion: 'My name is Niall, I'm 32, and I have cancer. I never imagined saying those words'

Sep 10th 2019, 7:00 AM 75,178 Views 18 Comments

Niall, from Athlone, writes about how he used to think that palliative care was for “the old, the very sick and the dying”, but it’s helping him.

False widow spiders have invaded Ireland over the past 20 years, but what are the symptoms of a bite?
# Nui Galway
# Nui Galway

False widow spiders have invaded Ireland over the past 20 years, but what are the symptoms of a bite?

Oct 5th 2017, 6:19 AM 64,222 Views 36 Comments

In 20 years, the false widow spider has invaded Ireland, one NUIG researcher said, with the highest number of them found in Dublin and Cork.

Scientists find visual symptoms that could help early detection of Parkinson's
# Research
# Research

Scientists find visual symptoms that could help early detection of Parkinson's

Jul 16th 2017, 3:30 PM 23,805 Views 5 Comments

Non-motor Parkinson’s symptoms may precede the appearance of motor signs by more than a decade.

Measles warning after second case confirmed this year
# Symptoms
# Symptoms

Measles warning after second case confirmed this year

May 12th 2016, 6:55 PM 26,250 Views 54 Comments

The person in question had been in Dublin and Kerry leading up to and including the May bank holiday weekend.

Zika virus spreading into Europe as Danish national tests positive
# In Europe
# In Europe

Zika virus spreading into Europe as Danish national tests positive

Jan 27th 2016, 8:12 AM 24,437 Views 22 Comments

The man is currently being treated in the city of Aarhus.

'My GP just picked up the phone and called the surgeon straight away. I'll never forget it'
# Check Yourself
# Check Yourself

'My GP just picked up the phone and called the surgeon straight away. I'll never forget it'

Feb 4th 2015, 8:15 AM 38,389 Views 25 Comments

Today is World Cancer day, and one survivor has been describing how he discovered he had cancer.

Judge says nurse who refused Ebola quarantine can now leave home
# USA
# USA

Judge says nurse who refused Ebola quarantine can now leave home

Nov 1st 2014, 8:50 AM 9,741 Views 22 Comments

The judge said that Kaci Hickox is not infectious.

Column: ‘My husband was holding back tears when he told me Callum had meningitis’
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: ‘My husband was holding back tears when he told me Callum had meningitis’

Nov 20th 2013, 7:15 AM 620 Views 35 Comments

On Universal Children’s Day, mother Roisin Hartley tells her story about how she came so close to losing her son to meningitis.

One third of people are not taking enough of their prescriptions to cure them
# Medication
# Medication

One third of people are not taking enough of their prescriptions to cure them

Sep 25th 2013, 4:08 PM 6,214 Views 48 Comments

This figure gets worse for people with long-term illnesses as a report found they are often struggling with the cost of their treatment regime.

Spinal fluid test could give early diagnosis of Parkinson's disease
# Spine
# Spine

Spinal fluid test could give early diagnosis of Parkinson's disease

Aug 27th 2013, 6:38 PM 6,708 Views 6 Comments

The first signs of having the disease include body tremors, but this new test could give a diagnosis before symptoms present.

Knowing the symptoms can 'BEAT' ovarian cancer, say pharmacists
# Silent Killer
# Silent Killer

Knowing the symptoms can 'BEAT' ovarian cancer, say pharmacists

Jun 28th 2013, 6:45 AM 14,705 Views 8 Comments

The ‘BEAT’ acronym can help women recognise the symptoms of the condition, which affects 300 women each year.

Do you know the signs and symptoms of the 'silent killer'?
# Ovarian Cancer
# Ovarian Cancer

Do you know the signs and symptoms of the 'silent killer'?

Apr 26th 2013, 10:51 AM 16,086 Views 15 Comments

A new campaign aims to raise awareness of the ‘silent killer’ ovarian cancer, which can be confused with other less serious conditions.

Pieta House launches 'Mind Our Men' to reduce male suicide
# Suicide
# Suicide

Pieta House launches 'Mind Our Men' to reduce male suicide

Mar 26th 2013, 12:03 PM 6,555 Views 14 Comments

The campaign aims to empower people in spotting and dealing with the signs and symptoms of suicide.

VIDEO: How the Black Death (and potato blight) came to Ireland
# Disease
# Disease

VIDEO: How the Black Death (and potato blight) came to Ireland

Aug 13th 2012, 7:00 AM 6,067 Views 23 Comments

Ireland was badly hit by fatal diseases over the centuries. These videos look at the history – and how Ireland coped – with some of these diseases.

Lack of sleep "top risk of stroke"
# Health
# Health

Lack of sleep "top risk of stroke"

Jun 12th 2012, 11:13 AM 2,738 Views 5 Comments

Getting under six hours of sleep can increase risk of stroke, a new study suggests. The risk is greatest for employed people of middle to older age who don’t have a history of other stroke symptoms.