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Mahony received €45,000 for attending Private Patients

Mahony received €45,000 for attending Private PatientsThe Master of the National Maternity Hospital Dr.

James Reilly Plans to Offer Additional Pays to Senior Management

James Reilly Plans to Offer Additional Pays to Senior ManagementThe new report states that health minister is planning to offer additional pays to senior management in health and disability agencies. James Reilly, health minister, said there could be some legal or contractual issues regarding this thought.

Newborn death rate drops by 33 percent in 10 years

Newborn death rate drops by 33 percent in 10 yearsAs per the figures given out recently the death rate newborns during the time of birth or soon after has dropped by as much as 33 percent during the last decade.

Last year there were 71,986 births recorded and it is now confirmed that newborn death rate is on a consistent reduction from its high of more than 76,000 infant deaths in 2009.

76% IMO Members Accept Settlement Proposal

76% IMO Members Accept Settlement ProposalDoctors, who are members of the Irish Medical Organisation (IMO), have voted in favour of settlement proposal that aims to bring an end to their long working schedules.

Sexually Transmitted Disease Gonorrhoea on Rise

Sexually Transmitted Disease Gonorrhoea on RiseDoctors reveal about sharp increase in number of people suffering from Gonorrhoea, which is a sexually transmitted disease. The number has mainly increased in eastern part of the country.

Between 2011 and 2012, the Health Service Executive (HSE) told that the disease increased by one-third in Dublin, Wicklow and Kildare.

Doctor Misdiagnoses a Married Woman with STD

Doctor Misdiagnoses a Married Woman with STDIt was heard during a Medical Council inquiry that a doctor mistakenly told a married woman that she had the sexually transmitted infection herpes. The woman was in a monogamous relationship for 18 years. Dr. Iman Ekky told the woman that she had the sexually transmitted infection herpes.

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