Search Results for 'Microbiology'

75 results found.

International experts gather in Galway to advance standards in healthcare product sterilization

image preview

The National Standards Authority of Ireland (NSAI) is hosting international experts at an ISO Technical Committee Plenary event in Galway this week, which aims to further the development of standards in the sterilization of healthcare products. This event is being hosted at the ATU Galway city campus.

Broadcaster urges over-50s to ‘understand shingles’

image preview

Galway-based RTE broadcaster Teresa Mannion has called on the over-50s in Ireland to speak with their doctor, practice nurse or pharmacist about the risk factors for shingles and shingles prevention.

Help prevent the spread of flu

The HSE is urging the public to help prevent the spread of flu and norovirus (the contagious virus that causes vomiting and diarrhoea) by avoiding hospitals and GP surgeries so as not to infect others who may be already unwell.

SCIENTISTS LINK THE ABSENCE OF CERTAIN GUT BACTERIA IN PATIENTS WITH DEPRESSION (AN IMPORTANT FINDING)

image preview

Researchers from VIB – Ku Leuven Centre of Microbiology, Belgium by analysing the health data of a large group they have identified the bacteria which may play a role in depression.

Improving your Gut Health and restoring your Microbiome can positively affect our general health & vitality.

image preview

DR BHATTI BELIEVES THAT GUT HEALTH & MICROBIOME RESTORATION CAN HELP TREAT FIBROMYALGIA, CHRONIC FATIGUE, IRRITABLE BOWEL, LEAKY GUT SYNDROME, ANXIETY/DEPRESSION AND MUCH MORE

Looking back on a flurry of locally produced plays

image preview

A FLURRY of locally-produced plays have graced Galway’s stages over the past few weeks, the most of impressive of them being Brú Theatre’s Selvage at the Mick Lally Theatre, written and performed by James Riordan and deftly directed by Lara Campbell.

The ongoing nightmare of living with Lyme disease

May is Lyme Disease awareness month so I thought I’d write a little bit about it, my own experience of it and how to prevent it.

Should flu symptoms be treated with antivirals in primary care?

The HRB Primary Care Clinical Trials Network Ireland, based at NUI Galway, are working with researchers in Oxford University’s Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, on the ALIC4E trial, which investigates whether the flu drug oseltamivir (Tamiflu) is cost effective and beneficial to patients consulting their GP’s with flu symptoms.

Tackle your cold and flu symptoms with Honeybee Health Store

While January is an exciting time of planning and new beginnings, it is also challenging for many reasons. The team at Honeybee Galway are determined to make sure colds and flu are not among those reasons.

Majority of infections are spread by hands

Recent research shows that 80 per cent of all infections are spread by hands.

 

Page generated in 0.0533 seconds.