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Home Truths: Ireland's housing crisis is raging

Home Truths: Ireland's housing crisis is raging

The numbers simply don’t add up. What can be done, and when can it happen?

GPs to slash drug prices by cutting out pharmacies

GPs to slash drug prices by cutting out pharmacies

Doctors seek legal advice on targeting €2.7 billion market; GPs claim there will be ‘skin and hair flying’ with pharmacists

Susan Mitchell: A bitter pill for chemists

Susan Mitchell: A bitter pill for chemists

Pharmacists risk losing out as GPs bid to dispense medicines directly to patients

Catholic ethos restricting St Vincent’s Hospital from procedures

Catholic ethos restricting St Vincent’s Hospital from procedures

Medics warned against vasectomies and tubal ligations for contraception

Doctors refute HSE claims on cancer tests waiting times

Doctors refute HSE claims on cancer tests waiting times

Many public patients forced to pay to have tests privately, say GPs

Consultants seek interest payments over back pay

Consultants seek interest payments over back pay

Claim could add tens of millions to state bill

The maternity row: separating myth from fact

The maternity row: separating myth from fact

Are the religious orders who own these institutions right to impose their beliefs?

Alternative maternity hospital site sought as tensions flare

Alternative maternity hospital site sought as tensions flare

Sources have confirmed that a Plan B is being drawn up for the NMH

Profile Rhona Mahony: A difficult delivery

Profile Rhona Mahony: A difficult delivery

Mahony is guiding the National Maternity Hospital in what has become a protracted turf war

Vincent’s group chair: Holles St team was ‘stringing us along’

Vincent’s group chair: Holles St team was ‘stringing us along’

SVHG insists single governance structure is essential for two hospitals to run effectively

New anaphylaxis emergency response kit to be sold in Ireland

New anaphylaxis emergency response kit to be sold in Ireland

The complete kit will be available to schools and clubs for the first time

Sligo hospital chief mulls insurance offer for locals

Sligo hospital chief mulls insurance offer for locals

'There is a real opportunity to bypass public waiting lists,’ says Belfast health boss Regan

Obese children in poor areas to get help with weight loss

Obese children in poor areas to get help with weight loss

Number of overweight youngsters is higher in disadvantaged schools

HSE boss: Vested interests are stifling our health service

HSE boss: Vested interests are stifling our health service

Joint head of surgery believes establishment is trapped in an ‘energy-sapping vortex’

Held hostage by our two-tier health system

Held hostage by our two-tier health system

Cross Border Directive could benefit patients but forces within medical profession prefer status quo