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What a difference a pandemic makes

By Dr Christine O’Malley | Jan 10, 2022 |
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The Covid-19 crisis has highlighted the value of a properly resourced public health service At the end of last year,…

The magnificent music of the bird orchestra

By Dr Christine O’Malley | Oct 26, 2021 |
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Learning to distinguish the songs of different birds has been educational and a great deal of fun I heard a…

Public and private distress

By Dr Christine O'Malley | Aug 6, 2021 |
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The ‘two-tier system’ is often blamed unfairly for issues that arise in the delivery of healthcare I’ve been lucky during…

File it under ‘maybe’

By Dr Christine O'Malley | Jun 4, 2021 |

There is a world of difference between a good story and a true one Back in April, my brother told…

Clinging to hope after a dark 12 months

By Dr Christine O'Malley | Mar 15, 2021 |

The one year anniversary of the first lockdown brings conflicting emotions, but also the promise of spring Last March, I…

Grandfather’s Christmas in Kylemore Abbey

By Dr Christine O'Malley | Jan 11, 2021 |

There was much I didn’t know about my grandfather, whom Dublin Castle regarded as a Republican leader In December 1920,…

Delay, vaccinate and cross our fingers

By Dr Christine O'Malley | Nov 12, 2020 |
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Is a ‘third way’ possible in our response to the pandemic? Level 5 is hard. The pub and café at…

Dreamtime in Dromineer

By Dr Christine O’Malley | Aug 5, 2020 |

Life during lockdown was strange and difficult, but there were good times too Did it really happen? Yes, there really…

Dreamtime in Dromineer

By Dr Christine O’Malley | Jul 14, 2020 |
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Life during lockdown was strange and difficult, but there were good times too Did it really happen? Yes, there really…

When cheers for Sláintecare ring hollow

By Dr Christine O'Malley | Mar 9, 2020 |
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Sláintecare is unlikely to provide the solution to the problems of the health service Three cheers for Sláintecare! During the…

Using Aga again and again

By Dr Christine O'Malley | Jan 6, 2020 |

Sitting together for meals is important, especially at this time of year  love my Aga. It heats the house, dries…

The ‘Brexit’ election and me

By Dr Christine O'Malley | Dec 3, 2019 |

The UK is growing ever more divided in what is essentially a civil war without the guns My Scottish brother-in-law,…

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