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Reasons you might consider circumcision

Circumcision is a hot topic in the parenting world where discussions of tradition versus medical need have been ongoing. A simple surgical procedure where the foreskin is removed, circumcision can be done at any age in any male, but it is most commonly performed in babies. Professor Andrew Holland is a paediatric surgeon who performs… Read More »

‘I was shocked when I was told that I might have to have open heart surgery’ – mother-of-three Rebecca Redmond

It can develop suddenly or can happen slowly over months or even years and is most commonly caused by previous heart damage – but it can and does affect seemingly healthy people. The Irish Heart Foundation has launched a new symptom checker on their website – KnowYourHeart.ie – where members of the public can go… Read More »