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# study - Thursday 29 September, 2022

Europe’s top clubs paid record-high price for injuries last season
# Study
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# Study

Europe’s top clubs paid record-high price for injuries last season

Thu 8:25 AM 4,634 Views 1 Comment

Injury costs surpassed the half a billion pound mark for the first time last season.

# study - Wednesday 28 September, 2022

Dogs can sniff out the scent of stress, new study from Belfast researchers suggests

Dogs can sniff out the scent of stress, new study from Belfast researchers suggests

Wed 7:41 PM 15,394 Views 10 Comments

Researchers say the skill could be useful when training service dogs and therapy dogs.

# study - Thursday 15 September, 2022

Inequalities in mortality rates across socio-economic and ethnic groups remain in Ireland
# Research
# Research

Inequalities in mortality rates across socio-economic and ethnic groups remain in Ireland

Sep 15th 2022, 6:00 AM 7,730 Views 0 Comments

That’s according to research published today by the Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI).

# study - Thursday 8 September, 2022

Schizophrenia and bipolar disorder 'may be detectable years before illnesses begin'
# Research
# Research

Schizophrenia and bipolar disorder 'may be detectable years before illnesses begin'

Sep 8th 2022, 6:00 AM 24,962 Views 10 Comments

A new study led by UCD suggests the possibility of earlier intervention and even prevention of the illnesses.

# study - Wednesday 3 August, 2022

Installing electric heat pumps in Irish homes could increase costs by up to 46%
# Research
# Research

Installing electric heat pumps in Irish homes could increase costs by up to 46%

Aug 3rd 2022, 6:53 AM 60,612 Views 71 Comments

The ESRI study found that retrofitting homes to a standard needed to support a heat pump was ‘by far’ the greatest driver of cost.

# study - Thursday 16 June, 2022

Bringing native lynx and wolves back to Ireland could help curb damaging deer, research finds
# Native Predators
# Native Predators

Bringing native lynx and wolves back to Ireland could help curb damaging deer, research finds

Jun 16th 2022, 11:10 AM 35,111 Views 65 Comments

Invasive species, such as sika deer, are “evolutionary naive” to native predators.

# study - Wednesday 1 June, 2022

Survey shows 1 in 10 people in Ireland blamed Covid-19 symptoms on 5G radiation
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Survey shows 1 in 10 people in Ireland blamed Covid-19 symptoms on 5G radiation

Jun 1st 2022, 11:02 AM 16,800 Views 52 Comments

Young people, religious people, and those with fewer educational qualifications were the most likely to believe this.

# study - Tuesday 26 April, 2022

Researchers seeking 120 former footballers for study into reducing risk of dementia
# Study
From The42
# Study

Researchers seeking 120 former footballers for study into reducing risk of dementia

Apr 26th 2022, 1:03 PM 1,474 Views 0 Comments

Several members of the 1966 England World Cup-winning squad, including Jack Charlton and Nobby Stiles, were suffering from dementia at the time of their deaths.

# study - Thursday 7 April, 2022

Astronomers observe most distant galaxy ever spotted
# Final Frontier
# Final Frontier

Astronomers observe most distant galaxy ever spotted

Apr 7th 2022, 12:51 PM 11,242 Views 7 Comments

The galaxy candidate is some 13.5 billion light-years away, and scientists are speculating what exactly it is.

# study - Wednesday 16 February, 2022

Depression a 'neglected global health crisis' despite impacting one in 20 people each year - study
# The Lancet
# The Lancet

Depression a 'neglected global health crisis' despite impacting one in 20 people each year - study

Feb 16th 2022, 6:15 AM 6,653 Views 0 Comments

The study, commissioned by The Lancet, found that depression remains poorly recognised and misunderstood despite being a common condition.

# study - Monday 17 January, 2022

Manchester United awarded most penalties in Europe’s ‘big five’ leagues – study
# Benefit
From The42
# Benefit

Manchester United awarded most penalties in Europe’s ‘big five’ leagues – study

Jan 17th 2022, 6:19 PM 7,205 Views 12 Comments

The Red Devils pipped Paris St Germain to top spot in the study, which covered England, France, Spain, Germany and Italy.

# study - Friday 17 December, 2021

Sauropod dinosaurs preferred warmer regions of Earth, study suggests
# New Research
# New Research

Sauropod dinosaurs preferred warmer regions of Earth, study suggests

Dec 17th 2021, 10:40 PM 12,415 Views 11 Comments

The findings suggest the long-necked animals may have had a different physiology from other dinosaurs.

# study - Wednesday 8 December, 2021

Strong relationships with parents, peers and teachers 'key to child and adolescent wellbeing'
# Growing Up
# Growing Up

Strong relationships with parents, peers and teachers 'key to child and adolescent wellbeing'

Dec 8th 2021, 6:00 AM 14,540 Views 8 Comments

The latest in the Growing Up In Ireland research is published today.

# study - Wednesday 24 November, 2021

New Irish study finds link between poor sleep schedules and diseases like arthritis and cancer
# I Can't Get No Sleep
# I Can't Get No Sleep

New Irish study finds link between poor sleep schedules and diseases like arthritis and cancer

Nov 24th 2021, 12:51 PM 21,168 Views 7 Comments

The study was carried out by the RCSI.

# study - Tuesday 12 October, 2021

Sexual health education in Ireland not just outdated but 'often inaccurate', study finds
# Misinformation
# Misinformation

Sexual health education in Ireland not just outdated but 'often inaccurate', study finds

Oct 12th 2021, 9:48 AM 11,031 Views 31 Comments

It found that 85% of young people have been exposed to misinformation about sexual health.

# study - Tuesday 31 August, 2021

Research finds pet dogs can predict owners' epileptic seizures
# Man's Best Friend
# Man's Best Friend

Research finds pet dogs can predict owners' epileptic seizures

Updated Aug 31st 2021, 10:01 AM 11,859 Views 15 Comments

19 dogs demonstrated more behavioural changes when confronted by seizure-associated odours, compared with their response to control odours.

# study - Thursday 19 August, 2021

Pfizer vaccine's effectiveness against Delta variant 'declines faster' than AstraZeneca
# Study
# Study

Pfizer vaccine's effectiveness against Delta variant 'declines faster' than AstraZeneca

Aug 19th 2021, 8:23 AM 76,274 Views 53 Comments

Scientists said that the level of protection offered by both vaccines is still quite high.

# study - Wednesday 21 July, 2021

'A hidden pandemic of orphanhood': One million children worldwide have lost a parent to Covid-19
# Study
# Study

'A hidden pandemic of orphanhood': One million children worldwide have lost a parent to Covid-19

Jul 21st 2021, 6:00 AM 7,824 Views 4 Comments

A new study based Covid-19 orphanhood figures on mortality data from 21 countries accounting for 77% of global Covid-19 deaths.

# study - Tuesday 22 June, 2021

Drinking coffee associated with reduced risk of chronic liver disease new study claims
# Cure For Liver Ills
# Cure For Liver Ills

Drinking coffee associated with reduced risk of chronic liver disease new study claims

Jun 22nd 2021, 11:36 AM 13,222 Views 16 Comments

The benefit peaked at three to four cups per day, according to new research.

# study - Wednesday 16 June, 2021

Growing up in Ireland: Latest results from study give in-depth look at lives of country's nine-year-olds
# Growing Up In Ireland
# Growing Up In Ireland

Growing up in Ireland: Latest results from study give in-depth look at lives of country's nine-year-olds

Jun 16th 2021, 6:00 AM 19,465 Views 38 Comments

The new report looks at the lives of young people who were aged nine in 2017/2018.

# study - Friday 4 June, 2021

Microplastics in Irish waters 'pass up the food chain' into systems of humans and larger animals
# Study
# Study

Microplastics in Irish waters 'pass up the food chain' into systems of humans and larger animals

Jun 4th 2021, 6:09 PM 12,819 Views 13 Comments

The findings were contained in research carried out by scientists at UCC.

# study - Thursday 27 May, 2021

Noble false widow spider bites can require hospital treatment – study
# Nui Galway
# Nui Galway

Noble false widow spider bites can require hospital treatment – study

May 27th 2021, 7:31 AM 27,098 Views 19 Comments

A study confirms that some bite victims experience symptoms very similar to the true black widow spiders.

# study - Thursday 6 May, 2021

Israel study shows two doses of Pfizer vaccine give 95.3% protection from the virus
# Good News
# Good News

Israel study shows two doses of Pfizer vaccine give 95.3% protection from the virus

May 6th 2021, 6:00 AM 19,364 Views 11 Comments

Over 70% of the population has received two doses of the vaccine.

# study - Wednesday 14 April, 2021

Covid-19 vaccines mixing trial expands to include two additional jabs
# Study
# Study

Covid-19 vaccines mixing trial expands to include two additional jabs

Apr 14th 2021, 8:49 AM 21,920 Views 23 Comments

The trial will investigate whether different vaccines can be used for first and second doses.

# study - Thursday 18 March, 2021

Toddler tablet use linked to behavioural problems – study
# Screen Time
# Screen Time

Toddler tablet use linked to behavioural problems – study

Mar 18th 2021, 8:35 AM 64,747 Views 28 Comments

Researchers said that increased screen time has ‘multiple risks’ for child wellbeing.

# study - Monday 8 March, 2021

Significant drop in number of children drinking and smoking in the last two decades
# Research
# Research

Significant drop in number of children drinking and smoking in the last two decades

Updated Mar 8th 2021, 2:29 PM 16,194 Views 30 Comments

More children reported feeling low and being on a diet compared with 1998.

# study - Thursday 18 February, 2021

Minimum wage hike did not lead to higher labour costs – ESRI
# Minimum Wage
# Minimum Wage

Minimum wage hike did not lead to higher labour costs – ESRI

Feb 18th 2021, 7:30 AM 14,508 Views 24 Comments

There was no evidence that firms reduced their number of employees in response to the minimum wage increase.

# study - Wednesday 17 February, 2021

Covid-19: UK researchers launch world-first study that will deliberately infect people with virus
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Covid-19: UK researchers launch world-first study that will deliberately infect people with virus

Feb 17th 2021, 1:30 PM 16,684 Views 12 Comments

The trial will start in the coming weeks.

# study - Sunday 31 January, 2021

Believers in Covid-19 conspiracies in the UK less likely to accept vaccine, study shows
# Misinformation
# Misinformation

Believers in Covid-19 conspiracies in the UK less likely to accept vaccine, study shows

Jan 31st 2021, 12:30 PM 15,139 Views 42 Comments

The research was carried out by the University of Bristol and King’s College London.

# study - Thursday 21 January, 2021

Self-isolation after contact with a Covid-19 case could be cut to seven days – study
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Self-isolation after contact with a Covid-19 case could be cut to seven days – study

Jan 21st 2021, 7:31 AM 26,057 Views 17 Comments

New research has suggested that people who test negative after seven days of quarantine are unlikely to be infectious.

# study - Monday 18 January, 2021

Possibility of 'long Covid' could be established in patients soon after they are infected
# Study
# Study

Possibility of 'long Covid' could be established in patients soon after they are infected

Jan 18th 2021, 4:42 PM 54,827 Views 18 Comments

New research suggests why some people experience longer-lasting symptoms of the virus.

# study - Wednesday 16 December, 2020

At least 20% of world population may not have access to Covid-19 vaccine until 2022, study warns
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

At least 20% of world population may not have access to Covid-19 vaccine until 2022, study warns

Dec 16th 2020, 6:10 AM 9,391 Views 16 Comments

A second study estimates that 3.7 billion adults worldwide are willing to have a Covid-19 vaccine.

# study - Tuesday 1 December, 2020

Irish scientists discover cause of 'skin-eating' conditions from False Widow spiders
# Study
# Study

Irish scientists discover cause of 'skin-eating' conditions from False Widow spiders

Dec 1st 2020, 1:00 PM 27,674 Views 23 Comments

The finding was the result of research carried out by scientists at NUI Galway.

# study - Tuesday 17 November, 2020

Mouthwash can kill coronavirus within 30 seconds in laboratory tests, study finds
# Research
# Research

Mouthwash can kill coronavirus within 30 seconds in laboratory tests, study finds

Nov 17th 2020, 7:36 AM 65,437 Views 36 Comments

Professor David Thomas said although the study is very encouraging, more clinical research is now needed.

# study - Tuesday 10 November, 2020

Young people who talk to parents about relationships 'significantly more likely' to use contraception during sex
# Esri Report
# Esri Report

Young people who talk to parents about relationships 'significantly more likely' to use contraception during sex

Nov 10th 2020, 6:20 AM 16,887 Views 9 Comments

The findings are included in a report published today by the HSE and ESRI.

# study - Thursday 5 November, 2020

Cyberbullying rates in Ireland soared by '28% during lockdown'
# Cyberbullying
# Cyberbullying

Cyberbullying rates in Ireland soared by '28% during lockdown'

Nov 5th 2020, 10:29 PM 11,246 Views 10 Comments

The younger children were, the more likely they were to be victims, the study found.

# study - Tuesday 27 October, 2020

Thousands of Covid-19 deaths could be linked to air pollution – study
# Air Pollution
# Air Pollution

Thousands of Covid-19 deaths could be linked to air pollution – study

Oct 27th 2020, 7:05 AM 28,812 Views 16 Comments

Researchers estimate that around 15% of coronavirus deaths worldwide could be attributed to long-term exposure to tiny particles of pollution.

# study - Monday 26 October, 2020

Nearly one-fifth of Tallaght hospital staff found to have coronavirus antibodies
# Study
# Study

Nearly one-fifth of Tallaght hospital staff found to have coronavirus antibodies

Oct 26th 2020, 4:15 PM 109,651 Views 54 Comments

12% of participants had already tested positive for Covid-19 before this study.

# study - Tuesday 20 October, 2020

Study finds link between air pollution and neurological disorders
# Research
# Research

Study finds link between air pollution and neurological disorders

Oct 20th 2020, 8:24 AM 17,088 Views 23 Comments

The study is the first nationwide analysis of the link between fine particulate pollution and neurodegenerative diseases in the US.

# study - Tuesday 13 October, 2020

Two in five women who've experienced or are experiencing menopause think it's a taboo subject, research finds
# Study
# Study

Two in five women who've experienced or are experiencing menopause think it's a taboo subject, research finds

Oct 13th 2020, 9:29 AM 15,448 Views 22 Comments

Of those who don’t discuss their menopausal symptoms, 22% cite embarrassment as a factor.

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