A talk entitled ‘Muscle Matters’ delivered by Dr Brendan Egan at TEDxUCD 2014 has now received more than 100,000 YouTube views.
Dr Egan’s talk focuses on Sarcopenia, a degenerative disease involving the loss of muscle mass, strength and function as a result of ageing. The disease affects balance, gait and overall ability to perform daily tasks leading to...
A €6.7 million EU-backed initiative to combat the effects of pollution on bathing waters in Wales and Ireland has been announced by Paschal Donohoe TD, Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform and Welsh Finance Secretary Mark Drakeford AM.
The Acclimatize project will help to improve the quality of sea shores in both countries, helping to boost tourism and...
The Impact Awards for KEC Professionals 2017 celebrate the achievements of KEC professionals and our volunteer community in delivering and developing best practice across the sector.
This year there are 4 categories:
KEC PROJECT OF THE YEAR: Supported by Research Councils UK -- Nominate your team, or a team you think should be recognised for using an innovative...
NCL Innovation, the UK’s leading early stage technology investor, is leading a funding round for start-up Alert Technology, helping the innovative company to take its life saving technology from concept through to commercial success.
This investment push is being managed by NCL through the Kent County Council supported Discovery Park Technology Investment Fund...
Portal can identify health risks and reduce avoidable costs in the Irish workforce
In Ireland, life expectancy for the average adult is 79.3 years for men, and 83.5 years for women.
While people are living longer, chronic health problems like heart disease, cancer, and lung disease are among the leading causes of death, according to the Department of...