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NOVEL CORONAVIRUS UPDATES

August 02, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Information For Patients,Latest News   |   Comments Off on NOVEL CORONAVIRUS UPDATES

2nd August 2020 New Patients Due to an increased workload in recent months, the practice does not have any capacity currently to take on new patients. If you feel there are exceptional circumstances, please write direct to Dr Ryan by post with the relevant details. If you are experiencing COVID-19 symptoms and are without a G.P. […]

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How can you reduce the chance of getting Dementia?

July 31, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Information For Patients,Latest News   |   Comments Off on How can you reduce the chance of getting Dementia?

Worldwide around 50 million people live with dementia, and this number is projected to increase to 152 million by 2050. The Lancet Commission on dementia prevention, intervention, and care have identified 12 risk factors that might prevent or delay up to 40% of dementias (You can read the original Lancet Article here). Excessive alcohol consumption […]

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What to do if you are feeling unwell?

June 24, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Information For Patients,Latest News   |   Comments Off on What to do if you are feeling unwell?

The threat of Covid-19 is still with us in society today and the risk of contracting the virus has lessened substantially since last March. However, it can be difficult to know what to do if you are feeling unwell. It is important not to ignore or put off seeking medical treatment for other abnormal signs […]

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Alchohol and COVID-19

May 27, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Information For Patients,Latest News   |   Comments Off on Alchohol and COVID-19

Alchohol and COVID-19 The disruption we are all facing in our lives at the moment can be difficult to cope with and can leave us feeling powerless, lonely, stressed and bored. Our emotions and moods are up and down more than normal. Dealing with all of this and being at home all the time, means […]

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Notice of Changes to the way the Practice operates

May 14, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Information For Patients,Latest News   |   Comments Off on Notice of Changes to the way the Practice operates

Due to Covid 19 we have had to make some significant changes to the way that we work within the practice. Please read the information below prior to coming to the Surgery: The practice is currently working on an Appointment only basis;   We would kindly ask that where possible only one person enters the […]

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Vaccines during COVID-19 Pandemic

April 29, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Information For Patients,Latest News   |   Comments Off on Vaccines during COVID-19 Pandemic

The HSE is reminding parents to continue to get their babies vaccinated on time during the Covid-19 pandemic as vaccine preventable diseases (such as measles, mumps, polio, whooping cough) continue to be reported, according to the Director of the HSE National Immunisation Office, Dr Lucy Jessop. “This week is World Immunisation Week and it is […]

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April 2020 – Covid-19 Updates

April 28, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Information For Patients,Latest News   |   Comments Off on April 2020 – Covid-19 Updates

29th April 2020 Vaccines during COVID-19 Pandemic The HSE is reminding parents to continue to get their babies vaccinated on time during the Covid-19 pandemic as vaccine preventable diseases (such as measles, mumps, polio, whooping cough) continue to be reported, according to the Director of the HSE National Immunisation Office, Dr Lucy Jessop. READ MORE […]

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Welcome to Dr Blathnaid McHugh

April 21, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Information For Patients,Latest News   |   Comments Off on Welcome to Dr Blathnaid McHugh

We are delighted to announce the addition of Dr Blathnaid McHugh to our clinical team. Dr McHugh will work all day each Friday and she has a special interest in women’s health.

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Covid-19 dictionary for kids

April 09, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Information For Patients,Latest News   |   Comments Off on Covid-19 dictionary for kids

There are a lot of terms floating about in relation to Covid-19, the coronavirus that has been in the news since the beginning of 2020. It can be hard to keep up with all the new words, so RTÉ’s news2day has devised a dictionary for children – or anyone who needs a primer. Asymptomatic: This […]

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March 2020 – Covid-19 Updates

March 31, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Information For Patients,Latest News   |   Comments Off on March 2020 – Covid-19 Updates

31st March 2020 Vaccination Appointment Advice / COVID-19 29th March 2020 COVID-19 Support Line for Older People ALONE has launched a national support line and additional supports for older people who have concerns or are facing difficulties relating to the outbreak of COVID-19 (Coronavirus). Professional staff are available to answer queries and give advice and […]

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