High Blood Pressure

Blood Pressure Blood Pressure (BP) is a measure of how powerfully blood pushes against the walls of your arteries as it is pumped around the… Read More

Macular Degeneration

  Macular Degeneration Macular degeneration (also known as AMRD or AMD) is an eye disease and is the most common cause of central vision loss… Read More


Threadworms Threadworms (also known as pinworms) are parasites that cause infections in humans.  Infections tend to be more common in children as hygiene in children… Read More

Focus on Glaucoma

  Focus on Glaucoma Glaucoma is a medical condition that affects the eye.  It affects the optic nerve and can lead to reduced vision or… Read More

Meningococcal Disease

Meningococcal Disease There has been an increase in the number of cases of meningococcal disease reported in  Ireland over the last number of weeks.  Sadly,… Read More