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Coffee morning aid of St Oliver’s in Dundalk Outcomers on Thursday

A coffee morning in aid of St Oliver Plunkett Community Hospital will be held on Thursday morning from 11am to 1pm in the Dundalk Outcomers Centre at Roden Place. The

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Adams hits out at lack of accommodation for mental health services in North Louth

Local TD Gerry Adams has hit out at the lack of accommodation for mental health services in North Louth. Speaking during Leaders’ Questions in the Dáil yesterday, the Sinn Féin

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X-Ray Ireland could help you skip the wait for surgery

If you’re currently on a HSE waiting list awaiting surgery then X-Ray Ireland’s registration and information evening next Monday May 29th may be of interest to you. Under an EU

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Ten new jobs to be created by Irish HomeCare’s new Rapid Response Team in Louth

Irish HomeCare has today launched a new initiative in Co Louth – The Rapid Response team. The new service will allow Irish HomeCare to provide care to the elderly and

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Dundalk IT students aim to challenge the stigma around schizophrenia with Realign project

A group of fourth year Creative Multimedia students at Dundalk IT are inviting people to ‘Realign’, a practice based research project that is tackling stigma in Irish media, specifically the stigma

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Dundalk company Diaceutics finds 156,000 cancer patients could miss out on life-saving drugs every year

Diaceutics, the Dundalk-based medtech company enabling better patient testing globally, today announced research results showing that more than 156,000 cancer patients in the US and Europe could be missing out on

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New strategic partnership launched between Dundalk IT and ALONE

A new strategic partnership between Netwell CASALA, the research centre for ageing at DkIT and ALONE, the charity that supports older people to age at home was announced at an

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Fundraiser in the Lisdoo this Friday to help baby girl born with rare brain condition

A fundraiser has been organised for this Friday night in the Lisdoo to help a seven week old baby girl who was born with her brain outside her skull receive

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Adams welcomes confirmation that there will be no reduction of services at Daisy Hill Hospital

Local TD Gerry Adams has welcomed confirmation from the Southern Health and Social Care Trust that there will be no reduction in Emergency Department provision at Daisy Hill Hospital in

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Almost €500,000 taken in from parking charges in Lourdes Hospital last year

Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Drogheda took in almost half a million euro in fees from its car park last year. New figures from the HSE, provided to Clare

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Adams fears A&E closure at Daisy Hill in Newry could have “detrimental impact” on the people of Louth

Local TD Gerry Adams has raised concerns about the impact that any reduction in services at Daisy Hill Hospital in Newry would have on healthcare provision in Co Louth. Many

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Ambulance service help deliver baby pre-hospital in Dundalk

A local woman had a paramedic to thank after having her baby delivered pre-hospital in Dundalk in the early hours of Monday morning. The National Ambulance Service have revealed that

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Residents at St John of God’s in Drumcar subjected to assaults by other residents

A new report from the Health Information and Quality Authority (HIQA) has found that residents at St John of God’s in Drumcar were subjected to assaults by other users of

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Knockbridge dog owner issues warning over possible poison being spread in the village

Pet owners in the Knockbridge area have been warned over possible poison being spread in the area. A concerned dog owner has contacted Talk of the Town to say that

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Confidential patient records lost at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital last year

The HSE has said that action has been taken to avoid a repeat scenario after it emerged that a number of confidential patient records were lost at Our Lady of