Author - Katrien Moore

Students take to the water on Christmas Day

On Christmas Day, a group of students from Carrigaline Community School, along with their families and friends, took to the water at Myrtleville Beach in memory of their friend, Danny Crowley, who passed away after a long battle with Leukaemia in...

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?55,000 upgrade of St. Therese?s Oncology Ward

St. Therese?s Oncology Ward has undergone a major upgrade thanks to a commitment from the Mercy Hospital Foundation to contribute ?55,000 towards the purchase of clinical and patient equipment; an upgrade of the facilities; with a further ?6,000...

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Santa visits St. Anne’s Children’s Ward

Santa made a very special trip to The Mercy Hospital this week to check in on the wonderful boys and girls in our Children’s Ward. He visited all of the children and had a little chat with them (probably double checking that they are on the...

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They saved my life…

John Walsh suffered a heart attack and was treated in the Mercy Hospital. Following his recovery, John wanted to raise funds for the Hospital, as a way of saying thanks. Amazingly, John completed the Cork City Marathon with friends and family...

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World Stroke Day

Today, Thursday, 29th October, is World Stroke Day and this year’s World Stroke Campaign is called ‘I am Woman’. Why focus on women? Because a woman is:

  • more at risk of having a stroke.
  • more likely to die...
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Thank you Brenda

Monday, 26th October marks a very important milestone for one of our amazing fundraisers, Brenda Doody. She will take part in the Dublin Marathon – the final in her Mercy Marathon Challenge. Brenda embarked on a challenge to run 12...

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Catching up with Dr. Pixie

*Tell us about yourself and your involvement in Genes Day.

Cork born and bred I now live in Cambridge in the UK where I combine a career in motherhood medicine and the media. My day to day life can be summed up in one word...

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New iPad for Out Patients Dept.

Our CEO Miche?l Sheridan recently presented Dr. Orna O’Toole and Niamh McCarthy, CNM2 Neurology, with a new iPad which will be used by patients with learning difficulties when waiting for appointments at our Out Patients Department. The aim...

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