The Louth County Hospital in Dundalk and Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Drogheda are amongst the hospitals continuing to ignore healthy eating rules by having vending machines selling junk
The suicide rate in Louth has fallen by 40% in recent years and is now the seventh lowest of the 34 local authority areas nationwide. That’s according to the National
The mother of a former Dundalk IT student who passed away from Sudden Adult Death Syndrome in 2003 has welcomed a new laboratory at the Mater Hospital which can test
Rape Crisis North East are now providing a free specialised professional counselling service for teenagers who have experienced any form of sexual violence in their lives. The service will be
Local TD Gerry Adams has hit out at new figures which show there are more than 1,200 people waiting for hospital appointments in Co Louth. According to the National Treatment
The impact of cross border healthcare post Brexit was discussed at an event in Dundalk today. Speaking at the All-Island Civic Dialogue at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Minister for Health
A total of 243 people died in the first three months of the year in Co Louth with the majority of them passing as a result of malignant neoplasms. That’s
“Alarming” figures reveal 7,353 bed days were lost in Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in first half of 2017
Local TD Declan Breathnach has described as “alarming” new figures which reveal the extent of bed losses at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in the first half of the year.
Local Fianna Fáil councillor Emma Coffey says she is shocked and appalled that so far this year 368 people aged over 75 have experienced a waiting time of more than
Number on trolleys in Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital continues to fall despite record numbers nationally
There were 1,848 patients on trolleys at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Drogheda in the first seven months of the year. Figures from the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation
A local couple had a lucky escape on Friday evening when they were attacked by a swarm of bees as they walked along the Inner Relief Road. Pat Kerley and
Local TD Gerry Adams has called for the immediate publication of the HSE report from its audit of St John of God Services. The report, which was leaked in the
A stroll for stroke event will take place at Dundalk Stadium later this month. The charity event on Saturday July 29th has been organised by the Dundalk Stroke Support Group.
The Louth Hospital Group is currently on the lookout for a new Hospital Manager. The successful candidate will oversee the running of both the Louth County Hospital in Dundalk and