# winter surge

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Letterkenny consultants warn of 'service collapse' as they back call for hospital review
Poll: Do you wear a face covering in crowded settings?
Surge in viruses seen in the Mid-West as some people contract more than one virus
Over 200 medicines unavailable in Ireland, including cough syrups and soluble painkillers
Paramedics at 'breaking point' amid winter surge, SIPTU warns
Immunologist says stronger advice on mask-wearing needed amid surge in respiratory viruses
Minister says patients that could be treated in minor injury units are turning up in A&E Depts
CMO warns parents to keep sick kids at home while consultant says patients 'at risk' due to trolley crisis
INMO calls for return of mandatory mask-wearing in crowded settings amid record trolley numbers
Covid-19 and influenza cases continue to increase rapidly, while notifications of RSV are also increasing
A consultant at University Hospital Limerick said "conditions in many instances are inhumane"
Services at several hospitals around the country are under extreme pressure
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IMO providing support to GPs to run additional clinics as winter virus infections surge
HSE warns winter viruses will put hospitals under more pressure 'than has ever been seen'
Germany's Covid cases soar as WHO warns over Europe deaths