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‘Immolation’ and intrigue — when is it okay to remove the tinfoil hat?

By sa | Sep 11, 2019 | 0 Comments

The term ‘conspiracy theorist’ is bandied about a lot these days. Like your writer, you may be old enough to…

St Vincent’s Hospital FC

By sa | Sep 11, 2019 | 0 Comments

2019/2020 season preview It’s been a welcome off-season for St Vincent’s Hospital FC following the drama of last season’s successful…

Self-defence against the recurring aerial threat in our coastal communities

By sa | Aug 29, 2019 | 0 Comments

As the news ‘silly season’ draws to a close, The Dorsal View makes no apologies for milking it one last…

The case of the psychiatrist who wasn’t

By sa | Aug 20, 2019 | 0 Comments

An unqualified disaster — the case of the psychiatrist who wasn’t A case was reported in UK news recently that…

Doing the country proud

By sa | Aug 20, 2019 | 0 Comments

It was ‘a great week for the Irish’, with two teams in green reaching the quarter-finals of the  World Medical…

The Gander – 22 August 2019

By Pat Kelly | Aug 20, 2019 | 0 Comments

The Medical Independent blog takes a look at the more unconventional niches in science and research A breakthrough for the…

The ‘collateral damage’ that happens when political correctness is weaponised

By sa | Aug 7, 2019 | 0 Comments

To anybody with any sense of basic respect for fellow human beings, it should be unnecessary to explain to them…

The mystery of the myriad missing microbes

By Pat Kelly | Aug 7, 2019 | 0 Comments

A study published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences has revealed that the human microbiome is far more…

The Gander – 18 July

By Pat Kelly | Jul 17, 2019 | 0 Comments

A cellular perspective on chronic fatigue syndrome  A small study has focused on the electric response of blood cells to…

White coats and little white lies

By sa | Jul 17, 2019 | 0 Comments

White coats and little white lies — having patience with your patients I’ve always believed that the effective physician also…

The Gander – 4 July 2019

By Pat Kelly | Jul 2, 2019 | 0 Comments

The Medical Independent blog takes a look at the more unconventional niches in science and research An indication of Alzheimer’s…

To not sleep, perchance to misread your patients

By Medical Independent | Jul 2, 2019 | 0 Comments

A round-up of medical news and oddities from left field To not sleep, perchance to misread your patients We’re all…

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