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Your HealthPaddy McGovern

Paddy’s story – a grateful organ donor recipient

Patrick McGovern, from Virginia, Co Cavan, is a liver transplant recipient. This is his story.

Your HealthCaoimhe Casey

Caoimhe’s HSE Quit support vital in dispensing with vape and cigarettes

Vaping was Caoimhe Casey’s go to solution when she decided to give up smoking over two years ago.

Your HealthMartin Smith in St Peter’s Church Drogheda where he rings the church bells weekly

Decision to nurse after 23 years as a mechanical engineer best decision newly retired Martin Smith ever made

Twenty three years into life as a mechanical engineer with Irish Cement is not the obvious time for most people to pivot into nursing. Martin Smith however, is not most people.

CampaignPauline Ryan, Social Worker, MUH

Dedicated smoker Pauline quits and declares it one of her best decisions

The New Year brings the prospect of new beginnings and for many people thinking of quitting smoking, it provides a new opportunity to succeed.

Your HealthKelly Ann McCabe

Nurse’s swift CPR response at wedding saves bride’s uncle’s life

Kelly Ann McCabe went from wedding guest to hero when she saved the bride’s uncle from near certain death as he went into cardiac arrest recently.

Your HealthRyan Goulding and Jennie Synnott at the launch

Rainbow Badge initiative brings greater inclusion

Improving access to healthcare by promoting inclusiveness – that’s what a Rainbow Badge initiative at Eist Linn in Cork city is all about.

We need to support our workforce who have experienced significant increases in demand, and have been doing 'more with less' over the last number of years.