Kevin Nolan, the Kilmacud Crokes and former Dublin footballer, was devastated to receive a diagnosis of type 1 diabetes. He tells us how he came to terms with his illness.
In Ireland, the HPV vaccination is available free to girls — but because of its association with head and neck cancers, is there an argument that it should be offered free to boys, too?
Some diseases may have been reduced or consigned to history — but if we don't continue to protect ourselves with vaccinations, they will return with a vengeance.
Glucose levels can now be checked continuously, thanks to the latest diabetes technology. For patients with Type 1 Diabetes, this has been a major breakthrough.