Schools and colleges at risk of escalating the spread of measles

Posted in Life on August 23rd, 2018 by steve

Ireland“Schools and colleges are at risk of becoming a hotbed for measles outbreaks, public health officials have warned. They have reported that 13 cases of the highly contagious disease have been diagnosed in Dublin’s north inner city …” (more)

[Eilish O’Regan, Independent, 23 August]

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How to protect against Mumps, Flu and Ebola on campus

Posted in Governance and administration on October 16th, 2014 by steve

Ireland“As we approach the half-way point of the first semester of this new academic year, amongst the usual range of health and well-being challenges students face on campuses through out Ireland, this year we seem to have a new kid on the block; Ebola …” (more)

[Michael Byrne,, 16 October]

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Measles alert after two Galway students diagnosed

Posted in Governance and administration on March 29th, 2014 by steve

“A measles alert was issued yesterday after two Galway students were found to have the highly contagious disease. Measles can cause serious complications, especially in children …” (more)

[Evelyn Ring, Irish Examiner, 29 March]

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