Archive for the Health Category

Biggest Coffee Morning for Hospice 2016 launches

Biggest Coffee Morning for Hospice 2016 launches

The 2016 Biggest Coffee Morning for Hospice 2016 was announced yesterday at Our Lady’s Hospital in Harold’s Cross. Taking place on Thursday September 15th, the campaign encourages the public to share a cup of Bewley’s to support their local hospice […]

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St. Vincent’s hosts Stop Smoking Course

St. Vincent's hosts Stop Smoking Course

St. Vincent’s University Hospital will host a free Stop Smoking Course from September 12th to October 17th. The course will last six weeks with sessions running from 5.30pm to 7pm. It takes place in a group format in which people […]

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Pool improvements at Enable Ireland, Sandymount

Pool improvements at Enable Ireland, Sandymount

Enable Ireland, the organisation that provides free services for people with disabilities and their families, is planning to carry out extensive upgrades to its swimming and hydrotherapy pool facility at the Enable centre in Sandymount. Improvements will include an extension […]

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National CPR Day returns for a second year

National CPR Day returns for a second year

National CPR Day will return for its second consecutive year on Saturday July 16th. It will make use of the format that made last year’s festivities such a success.   Community First Response groups, trainers and instructors will be hosting […]

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Upgrade your nutrition!

Upgrade your nutrition!

Low carb, low calorie, high fat, low fat, juice cleanse, Zone, Atkins, Paleo, Vegan, Vegetarian… etc, etc, etc. There are a lot of diets and buzzwords in the health realm that it makes it difficult for anyone to choose what […]

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Teresian’s win at National Media Awards

Teresian’s win at National Media Awards

A Dublin 4 school has scooped a top prize at the ‘Let’s Talk About Drugs’ National Youth and Media Awards. Emily McAlinden, a first year student from The Teresian School, on the Stillorgan Road in Donnybrook, was a winner in […]

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What’s S.U.P. Yoga

What’s S.U.P. Yoga

We are all familiar with the popular workout of yoga but did you know that yoga has now been taken out of cramped gym rooms and is being practised on the water? NewsFour met with Alexa Zimmermann to speak about […]

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Spellman Centre to host Hep C workshop

Spellman Centre to host Hep C workshop

Over the course of several weeks, workshops on Hepatitis C will be held at the Spellman Centre in Ringsend Village.

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See Change launches fourth Green Ribbon Campaign

See Change launches fourth Green Ribbon Campaign

The Green Ribbon campaign will be encouraging the public to discuss mental health across the country during the month of May. Organised by See Change, the campaign is now in its fourth year.

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Sneezy Season

Sneezy Season

For most, summer brings the promise of long bright evenings, beautiful sunsets and the eternal hope of some warmth. For the rest, the telltale itchy, puffy, watery eyes and red, stuffy nose are the signal of the change in season. […]

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