Health and fitness

Thursday 6th November

Good Mental Health for Life

Maintaining good mental health is an acknowledged part of leading a full and happy life. But how do you put practices in place early so that your children have the ...

Being Mortal: Illness, Medicine and What Matters in the End

Death and talking about death is still a taboo subject for many of us. Joining Sean this morning was Dr. Atul Gawande who practices general and endocrine surgery and is professor in ...

Thursday 30th October

Orla Tinsley in New York

Last year, a new combination drug trial aimed at targeting the cause of Cystic Fibrosis gave sufferers new hope. One of the people who was lucky enough to get on ...

Friday 24th October

Organ Donation

They call it the gift of life and the man who joined Sean this morning can testify to the wonderful and positive difference an organ transplant can make, granting renewed good health to ...

Thursday 23rd October

Positive Action Spending

An internal HSE audit into the Hepatitis C Support Group Positive Action has uncovered breaches of corporate governance and inappropriate spending on a range of items including beauty therapies, dog kennel costs, ...

Wednesday 22nd October

White Bread

John McKenna, author of McKenna Guides and Gordon Poulter, Director of the Federation of Bakers debated over banning the sliced pan.

Tuesday 21st October

National Stammering Awareness Day

Marie Louise O'Donnell spoke to Sean on National Stammering Awareness Day that she attended on Saturday .

Monday 20th October

Health Apps

We use smartphone apps for almost everything nowadays – reading newspapers, listening to music, checking the weather forecast – but more and more we are also using apps to look ...

Wednesday 24th September

Health Matters: Good and Bad Fats

Karl Henry, Personal Trainer

Wednesday 3rd September

Strong not Skinny

The phrase ‘strong is the new skinny’ has been gaining traction over the past few years, shifting attitudes away from thinness and towards health, fitness and strength.  As women share ...



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