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Complementary Therapies

photo credit: Gerard Lovett some rights reserved. Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine in Ireland College of Naturopathic Medicine Institute of Complementary and Integrated Medicine Marijuana as MedicinePaddy Doyle suf­fers from a rare dis­ab­il­ity — Gen­er­al­ised Dysto­nia — an invol­un­tary move­ment con­di­tion that affects his entire body caus­ing viol­ent spasms and incess­ant move­ment of his entire […]

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Conventional Medicine

photo credit: Gerard Lovett some rights reserved. The Book of the O’Lees [‘Book of Hy-Brasil’]: Medical treatise A. Nic Dhonnchadha has shown that the text is a faithful rendering from the Latin Tacuini aegritudinum, which was itself translated from the Arabic of the Islamic physician Ibn Jazlah (d. 1100) of Baghdad. This work was completed […]

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Mental Health

photo credit: Gerard Lovett some rights reserved. Accessing Health Information under the Freedom of Information Act, 1997The Freedom of Information Act 1997 (leagan Gaeilge) came into force on 21 April 1998. The Freedom of Information Amendment Act 2003 came into force on 11 April 2003. The Act applies to more than ninety public bodies in […]

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Support

photo credit: Gerard Lovett some rights reserved. Amen Ireland provides a confidential helpline & support service for male victims of domestic abuse and their children. – Amen Ireland AWARE Aware’s mission is to create a society where people with depression and their families are understood and supported, are free from stigma and have access to […]