September 30, 2010

The cost of medical negligence

I am indebted to Evelyn Ring (Irish Examiner, April 23, 2010) for the following information: “There may be up to 8,000 deaths every year as a […]
September 28, 2010

Can the Irish pub be saved?

Things have been busy for Forest Eireann lately. We managed to generate several invitations from radio stations around the country and our chosen topic was saving […]
September 27, 2010

Heart of the matter

The Irish Heart Foundation launched a schools campaign last week in Limerick, aimed at encouraging children to walk 30 minutes a day, five days a week. […]
September 22, 2010

Smoking rooms? We want freedom rooms!

I was on a few radio shows yesterday asking the question, “What would be so wrong with comfortable smoking rooms?” But the thought occurs to me […]
September 20, 2010

The price of success

The census figures on the population of the Republic of Ireland for 2007 showed a total of 4.2 million people. Of these, according to the Office […]