Category: HEALTH

Government To Meet NPHET For Emergency Secret Santa Draw

MEMBERS of the government are to meet with the National Public Health Emergency Team today after it was realised that imminent new restrictions may limit the present-buying time they have for their annual Secret Santa. With the new Omicron variant almost certainly present in Ireland already, Minister For Health Stephen Donnelly called the crisis meeting… Read more »

Nightclubs To Be Re-Named ‘Late Afternoon Clubs’

THE night economy has reacted to the government’s sudden u-turn on nocturnal activity by shifting everything four hours earlier, a move which will apparently abide by new Covid regulations. The Taoiseach announced yesterday that surging case numbers has forced the midnight closure of restaurants, bars and similar venues, which would have effectively shut down nightclubs… Read more »

How To Build An ICU Bed

AS Covid cases once again soar in our nation, our lack of ICU beds is once again highlighted. Despite tackling the pandemic for almost two years, we still find ourselves with a lack of facilities to treat those who get hit the hardest by the virus. More ICU beds = more capacity to treat people… Read more »