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‘That day, I vowed to try to change things’ – Trinity professor says encounter with distressed mother and son drives her work

Professor Mary McCarron is author of over 100 publications on ageing. Photo: Gerry Mooney ‘That day, I vowed to try to change things’ – Trinity professor says encounter with distressed mother and son drives her work Independent.ie It was when she first trained as an intellectual disability (ID) nurse at Stewarts Hospital and later worked… Read More »

Man who died allegedly after eating gecko on dare had ‘rotted from inside,’ family says

An Australian family is still grieving over the unexpected loss of their father, who fell gravely ill allegedly after eating a gecko on a dare. David Dowell was reportedly challenged to eat the small lizard at a Christmas party last year, and was rushed to the hospital two days later in “absolute agony.” “It was a dare… Read More »

Britain’s health service is not for sale, says defacto deputy PM

FILE PHOTO: David Lidington during a press conference in London, Britain May 8, 2019. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s defacto deputy prime minister, David Lidington, said on Wednesday the country’s public health service would not be put “up for sale” in any trade negotiations with the United States after Brexit. Just hours after U.S.… Read More »