(07/01/2019) Hospital consultants have expressed major concern about ongoing capacity deficits within the country’s public hospitals and mental health services.
According to the Irish Hospital Consultants Association (IHCA), the capacity problems within the Irish health service are ‘overwhelming’, yet there is a complacency in addressing them.
While there has been a reduction in the number of patients left waiting on hospital trolleys when compared to this time last year, the IHCA noted that this &ls…
You’ve heard plenty of mixed reviews for low-carb diets. But what about carb cycling? The trend—popular with body builders and some athletes—is generating buzz as a weight loss method. Here’s the lowdown on how carb cycling works; its potential benefits; and a simpler, less strict alternative that I recommend for many of my clients.
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Although exercise is one of the best things you can do for your body, if you have exercise-induced bronchoconstriction (or EIB), it can be difficult to work out without triggering asthma symptoms like shortness of breath and coughing—but it’s not impossible.
Having an asthma attack can be a bit scary. As airways narrow in response to asthma triggers (be it pollen, secondhand smoke, or cat dander), you may experience rapid, shallow breathing, shortness of breath, wheezing, and coughing. Attacks can range in intensity from mild to severe; in severe cases, an asthma attack could be a medical emergency.