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On Thursday, 6th October 2022, the HSE is collaborating with the Association for the Study of Obesity in Ireland (ASOI) and the Irish Coalition for people living with Obesity (ICPO) to host Overweight and Obesity...Lets Talk!
The HSE has confirmed that it is investigating four cases of meningococcal meningitis/septicaemia reported in the last week of September; 3 cases are confirmed and one is possible.
Two pop up COVID-19 clinics will be held in Dungloe this week offering both primary and booster vaccinations.
People living in Ireland aged 17 and older can now order an STI test kit online and carry out the tests at home
Today (Monday, 3rd October), the HSE’s winter vaccination programme gets underway with the roll out of the free flu vaccine to recommended groups, while those aged over 65 and all aged 12 and over with a weak immune system are invited for their next COVID-19 vaccine.
Today, (Saturday, 1 October 2022) marking the beginning of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, BreastCheck – the National Breast Screening Programme is encouraging women to take up their screening invitation when offered.
The HSE is inviting people across the northwest who smoke tobacco (or vape) to take the 28-day no smoking challenge this October. People who quit smoking for 28-days are 5 times more likely to quit for good; and the HSE’s QUIT team are on hand to help you.
Five pop up COVID-19 clinics, offering the adapted bivalent COVID-19 booster to eligible cohorts, will be held across Cavan Monaghan next week.
As part of International Dementia Awareness month, an Open Day was held in the Memory Technology Resource Room (MTRR) in St John’s Hospital, Sligo on 19th September 2022.
Today, Friday, 30th September 2022, as part of the development of the National Strategy for Genetics and Genomics, the HSE hosted a Town Hall event at the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland, attended by Minister for Health, Stephen Donnelly TD.