World Asthma Day

World Asthma Day

World Asthma Day World Asthma Day is the first Tuesday in May and aims to increase asthma awareness. According to the Asthma Society of Ireland, nearly 1 in 10 people have asthma in Ireland, and Ireland has the fourth highest rate of asthma in the world. Although...
3 things a doctor will tell you about weight loss

3 things a doctor will tell you about weight loss

What can you say about weight loss that hasn’t been said hundreds of times before? Very little in the scheme of things. As great as the number and types of diets out there, the management of weight loss comes down to a few key areas. So if you’d like to...
How to ease a festive hangover

How to ease a festive hangover

10 tips that help to ease a festive hangover The festive party season is in full effect by this time of year. Hangovers are, for many, a necessary evil. Like man-flu, there is no real cure for hangovers. The best preventative advice Dr Mooney can give is for you not...
World Asthma Day

5 tips to control your asthma this winter

5 tips to control your asthma this winter According to the Asthma Society of Ireland almost 1 in 10 people in Ireland have asthma. Asthma related absenteeism amongst adult sufferers accounts for an average of 12 days per year. Asthma in children is attributable to 10...
Cystitis and kidney infections

Cystitis and kidney infections

Seriously uncomfortable, cystitis and kidney infections can make you feel miserable for days. So what’s the best way of getting rid? Our doctors tell all … Cystitis and kidney infections Cystitis and kidney infections can cause many uncomfortable symptoms...