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Diabetes Ireland teams up with Matt Cooper for World Diabetes Day

Diabetes Ireland has teamed up with Today FM presenter Matt Cooper to mark World Diabetes Day on Saturday, 14 November. The campaign aims to raise awareness about...

Boston Scientific & CÚRAM collaborate for Teachers in Residence 2020 Programme

Boston Scientific and CÚRAM, the SFI Research Centre for Medical Devices based at NUI Galway, are collaborating on their innovative Teachers in Residence Programme...

Woman had ‘Do Not Resuscitate’ on ICU file without family’s knowledge

Galway Senator Seán Kyne has said that there needs to be a debate on the use of Do-not-Resuscitate orders in hospitals in Ireland, after...

Galway Hospice awarded €750,000 funding

Galway Hospice has been awarded €750,000 by the Department of Health as part of a once off injection of funding for palliative and end-of-life...

Plans to open new medical centre in Ballybrit

Planning permission is being sought from the city council to open a new medical centre in Ballybrit.MyMedical Urgent Care Ltd is seeking approval for...

GUH lab gets new PCR machine for faster coronavirus testing

The laboratory at Galway University Hospitals has started testing for Covid using a new PCR machine which is faster than the two machines that...

Health Minister to hold meeting on extra beds for Portiuncula Hospital

Health Minister Stephen Donnelly will meet with Minister of State Anne Rabbitte next week in relation to bed capacity issues at Portiuncula Hospital in...

NUIG and medtech company launch global clinical trial for heart disease patients

NUI Galway and medtech company Sahajanand Medical Technologies have launched a global clinical trial for a new generation of stents for heart disease patients.The...

More time granted to build new UHG oncology centre

The HSE has been granted more time to build a new radiation oncology centre for University Hospital Galway by the city council.An Extension of...

Hospitals update: 13 Confirmed Covid cases in Galway hospitals

There are now 13 people in hospital in Galway hospitals, an increase of one since Monday.Twelve confirmed cases are in University Hospital Galway, while...

Staff at University Hospital Galway tested for Covid-19 antibodies today

Staff at University Hospital Galway have been getting blood tests today to determine whether they have COVID-19 antibodies. The tests are part of a national...

Concerns for non-Covid patients at UHG as cases & hospitalisations increase

The manager at Galway University Hospitals has said that she is very concerned about how the increase of Covid-19 patients in hospital will affect...
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Coronavirus: No deaths and just 5 COVID cases in Galway

There have been been 252 new cases of COVID-19 reported by the Department of Health today, but no further deaths due to the disease.Of...

Enjoy a taste of Italy with the Hyde Bar’s virtual Malfy Gin tasting

While people are waiting to see when they will be able to enjoy a night out again, Galway's stylish Hyde Bar are helping people...

Two leading retailers come together for Breast Cancer Research

Two of Galway’s leading retailers have come together to help locally-based charity, the National Breast Cancer Research Institute. Brown Thomas and Hartmann’s Jewellers have partnered...

Rare chance to own a house in a popular city neighbourhood

This spacious house in Taylor’s Hill, Galway is an unmissable opportunity to snatch up a property in one of the most attractive and sought...