Top medic says pressures at hospitals are not just for Christmas

The Clinical Medical Director at Cork University Hospital says it is inconceivable to think that health care staff would be granted extended leave over the Christmas period. Dr Mike O’Connor was speaking on RTE radio following comments from the Taoiseach, Leo Varadkar, who called on the Health Service Executive to “properly manage and deploy” resources in… Read More »

Fat Revisited

Many of our readers have been asking for a quick review of healthy and unhealthy fats. We have learned that all fats are not bad. This insight counters what was taught and believed for many years. Remember the teaching. “Fats are bad for you. Go on a low fat high carb diet.”     We… Read More »