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Strange days indeed — some takeaway points from the Covid-19 crisis

By sa | Mar 31, 2020 |

It’s the only game in town at the moment — there’s no escaping the bug of the century right now…

Paying the ultimate price for telling the truth about the coronavirus

By sa | Mar 20, 2020 |

As the landscape continues to change with regard to Covid-19, conflicting information is emerging around transmission rates, mortalities, etc. Amid…

The gender agenda: Rights or wrongs?

By sa | Mar 9, 2020 |

Let me begin this brief piece by saying genuine, clinically-diagnosed gender dysphoria (GD) is an extremely upsetting and troubling condition…

Docs fight the law, and the law wins

By sa | Feb 28, 2020 |

Sheriff YC 5-1 St Vincent’s Hospital FC 1 February 2020 Sheriff YC, Clontarf Road, Dublin 3 Leinster Senior League, Saturday…

Which political party will be back-pedalling on promises to cyclists?

By sa | Feb 28, 2020 |

As the dust settles on the general election and deals are being done in smoky rooms, it’s tempting to take…

China’s response to the coronavirus: Compare and contrast

By sa | Feb 17, 2020 |

At time of writing, the coronavirus outbreak in China and beyond is an evolving situation. The World Health Organisation has…

Fear and loathing in the current climate

By sa | Feb 4, 2020 |

Let me preface this by saying climate change is an issue to be taken very seriously and we all must…

Weaponised words and normalised nonsense

By sa | Jan 21, 2020 |

Hello. My name is Doug and I identify as ‘he/him’. If I had said anything like that in the secondary…

St Vincent’s Hospital FC manager’s mid-season review

By Dr Rory Durand | Jan 21, 2020 |

St Vincent’s Cardiology Registrar and player-manager Dr Rory Durand reflects on how the season has started for the doctors in…

Wrinkles in time: Decoding the genetic lottery of longevity

By sa | Jan 6, 2020 |

Happy New Year, readers. For many of us, it simply means another year further away from the time we were…

A weird, wonderful and wacky worldwide season

By sa | Dec 17, 2019 |

It’s that time of year again — some love it, others hate it and some are indifferent. For many, it’s…

Lifting the lid on an issue that demands more action

By sa | Dec 3, 2019 |

There seems to be an unlimited and ever-increasing supply of ‘days’ dedicated to a certain cause each year. The list…

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