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Plans progressing for audiology test centre in Tuam

Plans are in the works for the addition of an audiology testing facility at Tuam Primary Care Centre. Galway East TD Seán Canney said that...

Neonatal ICU connecting parents with newborns via video at UHG

The Neonatal ICU at University Hospital Galway is using technology to help new parents be close to their newborns, even when it's not possible...

NUIG seeks swimmers’ help to study superbugs in the water

A new study from NUIG is calling on swimmers and surfers to help determine if recreational water users are more at risk of picking...

Work on Merlin Park ambulance base expected to begin this month

Work on the new Merlin Park Hospital Ambulance Base is expected to begin before the end of this month. Joe Hoare, HSE West assistant national...

Tuam hospital and nursing projects left dependent on Children’s Hospital overspend

The future of funding for two major healthcare projects in Tuam is being left dependant on the perennially over budget National Children's Hospital. The HSE...

Galway scientist leading international study on detecting dementia risk

NUIG researcher Dr Emer McGrath has been awarded a Clinician Scientist Fellowship and €655,524 for her research into detecting a person's risk of of...

Extension of planning permission sought for new UHG Oncology Centre

An extension of planning permission is being sought for the construction of a new Oncology Centre at University Hospital Galway. When completed the oncology centre...

Young people invited to share experiences of using mental health supports

Young people are being invited to share their views on mental health services and supports in Ireland, as part of a youth mental health...

Calls for new Health Minister to confirm funding and time frame for Old Grove Hospital

East Galway TD Ciarán Cannon has asked the new Minister for Health Stephen Donnelly to give assurances on the funding needed to redevelop the...

Healthcare workers make up over 50% of new COVID cases

While the number of COVID-19 cases has fallen dramatically in recent weeks, over half of those cases confirmed recently have been healthcare workers. Of the...

Majority of nurses and midwives using annual leave to care for children

The majority of nurses and midwives with childcare needs are using up annual leave to care for their children, an INMO survey has revealed. Over...

Croí urges those with heart attack or stroke symptoms not to avoid hospital

Croí, the Galway-based Heart & Stroke Charity has launched a new campaign that aims to save lives by encouraging people with symptoms of heart...
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Coronavirus: 334 new COVID-19 cases, 10 in Galway

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Roadworks to disrupt Tuam town traffic for four weeks

Roadworks in Tuam town which got underway this morning are expected to disrupt traffic in the area for the next four weeks. Galway County Council...

Online property auction with O’Donnellan & Joyce takes in €2.2 million

The latest O'Donnellan & Joyce Auctioneers Nationwide Property Auction took in almost €2.2 million with the sale of 19 properties in counties across Ireland...
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