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A great ‘Great Pink Run’

The Great Pink Run took place in Kilkenny  on Sunday September 10th, 2017. The event,  which saw more than 1,500 participants take part in both the 5k and 10k races, is dedicated to raising funds for [...]

LISTEN TO YOUR HEART

LISTEN TO YOUR HEART In Ireland an estimated 80,000 adults are diagnosed annually with coronary heart disease. This figure is expected to grow to more than 103,000 by 2020. In 2011, 5,563 people were discharged [...]

Happy Heart Healthy Eating Award 2017

Happy Heart Healthy Eating Award 2017 The aim of Irish Heart’s Happy Heart at Work programme is to assist any workplace to plan, implement and maintain a healthy lifestyle programme for employees. Irish Heart has [...]

Protect your skin in the sun

Skin Cancer is the most common cancer in Ireland with over 10,000 new cases diagnosed in 2013. The national Cancer registry of Ireland expects this number to double by 2040. Three in every four people [...]

The Great Pink Run

The Great Pink Run with Avonmore Slimline Milk comes to Kilkenny this September 2,800 women are diagnosed with breast cancer each year and on Sunday, 10th September the Great Pink Run with Avonmore Slimline Milk [...]

Running & The Pelvic Floor

Your pelvic floor and running How to protect and enhance your support Running can be a very effective way to keep fit and can be tailored to suit all fitness levels, however for those with [...]

Isokinetics

What is isokinetics? Isokinetic testing is the gold standard for muscle strength testing. It is a computerized measurement of muscle function and is the treatment of choice of top athletes and sports teams’ worldwide. Isokinetic [...]

“An enlarged left ventricle does not always indicate a cardiac abnormality in an athlete”.

A recent research project undertaken by a Cardiology Team in Aut Even Hospital and Eagle Lodge Cardiology was presented at the Euroecho conference in Berlin. A commendation was awarded for this project.  Well done to all [...]

Professor Philip Glasgow, Chief Physiotherapist, Olympic Team GB

Aut Even Hospital had the pleasure of hosting a presentation by Professor Philip Glasgow. Phil Glasgow was the Head Physiotherapist of the Great Britain 2016 Rio Olympic Team and part of the Physiotherapy team for [...]