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Storm Emma: Hospital Statement

March 1st, 2018|

Aut Even Hospital remains open today (Thursday March 1st), however, all elective surgeries from lunch time today have been cancelled.

As a result of the severe weather warning and in line with national guidelines, all out-patient appointments and scheduled surgeries for tomorrow, Friday March 2nd, have been cancelled.

Should you have any queries in relation to […]

Hurricane Ophelia: Hospital Statement

October 16th, 2017|

5.15pm Monday 16th October:

Normal electricity supply has resumed. All scheduled surgeries for Tues 17th Oct will take place as originally planned. If you are unable to travel to attend your surgery or out-patient appointment on Tues 17th Oct please make contact with either the Hospital (056 7775275) or your Consultant’s secretary.
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4.30pm Monday 16th October:

Aut […]

Strike Before Stroke

September 25th, 2017|

September is Heart Health month. This year, the Irish Heart Foundation have focused their heart awareness campaign around the topic of ‘Let’s Strike Before Stroke’.

One in five people will have a stroke at some time in their life. Most are over 65, but stroke can strike at any age. Even young people and children […]

Irish Heart Month

September 1st, 2016|

Irish Heart month begins on September 1st; the theme of this year’s campaign is children and families heart health through healthy eating and active living.

We all want our children to grow up to be happy, active healthy adults. You make many choices every day, when it comes to making decisions that keep us healthy, it […]

Men’s Health Week 2016

June 13th, 2016|

International Men’s Health Week (MHW) begins today. The event is celebrated in most European countries, with the aim of

heightening awareness of preventable health problems for males of all ages
supporting men and boys to engage in healthier lifestyle choices / activities
encouraging the early detection and treatment of health difficulties in males

The theme of Men’s Health Week […]

Your Skin in the Summer Sun

June 2nd, 2016|

Quite often in Ireland we yearn for the summer sunshine but often, as soon as the sun arrives we find ourselves scarpering to load our BBQ’s and sun loungers back into storage! With the current good weather set to continue, it is important to be able to enjoy the sun. We can do this by ensuring we protect […]

A surgeon’s concerns for young rugby players

May 11th, 2016|

Young children’s bodies are not designed for the impact they are taking in rugby matches – and players as young as nine are regularly hospitalised with broken bones, according to leading surgeon, Mr Maurice Neligan. (Source: Irish Independent)
Orthopaedic surgeon, Mr Maurice Neligan who joined Aut Even Hospital in 2014 and is currently the chief Orthopaedic […]

May is Better Sleep Month

May 5th, 2016|

The aim of Better Sleep Month is to encourage people to establish better sleeping patterns. Refreshing sleep is of huge importance when staying healthy from a  physical, emotional and mental health perspective.Factors which disrupt sleep include excitement, depression, anxiety and caffeine intake close to bed time while environmental factors include, room temperature, light levels, humidity, bedding […]

Bowel Cancer Awareness Month

April 15th, 2016|

Bowel cancer happens when cells in the bowel change and start to grow quickly and form a tumour. If the tumour is malignant and is not treated, it will affect how the bowel works. Most bowel cancers occur in the large bowel. Bowel cancer is also known as colorectal cancer or cancer of the colon and […]

The Heads Up on Concussion in Sport

February 15th, 2016|

Aut Even Hospital is hosting its next ‘Expert Voices’ event on March 3rd at 7.30pm in the Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel.  This year the event is entitled: ‘The Heads Up on Concussion in Sport’.

This FREE EVENT is aimed at parents, players, coaches, trainers, teachers, students, healthcare professionals and sports enthusiasts across a range of sports.

Our panel […]