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Let’s Talk about Eating Disorders

The way we talk about eating disorders matters. Here are some facts you can use to help shape the conversation around eating disorders. “Eating disorders are a medical illness.” Genetic and environmental factors can influence eating disorders. An eating disorder is not a trend or a choice. “Eating disorders are serious and can be fatal.”… Read More »

Toilet talk: Is your poo normal?

There’s no one-size-fits-all when it comes to healthy toilet habits — but it’s always best to get things checked Toilet talk: Is your poo normal? Independent.ie EVEN though we all do it, many people don’t feel especially comfortable talking about poo. But the fact is, it’s something we all need to keep an eye on,… Read More »

Doctors go to TikTok to talk to teens about vaping and how celery juice won’t cure cancer

Rose Marie Leslie, a doctor with a big following on TikTok. Rose Marie Leslie Dr. Rose Marie Leslie is hoping to reach teens with a message about the dangers of e-cigarettes. So she’s started posting regularly on TikTok, the popular short video app, and has collected a large following. Leslie, who goes by @DrLeslie and… Read More »

We need to talk about men and grief

“In the porch I met my father crying, he had always taken funerals in his stride. And Big Jim Evans saying it was a hard blow.” Jonathan Walters on The Late Late Show Even reading it as Leaving Cert students, we understood the depth of his mourning: the strong man, the Irish country farmer –… Read More »