Image for ebola appeal
Since the first cases of the Ebola virus were identified in spring this year, there have been more than 2,300 deaths and more than 5,000 con...


mayo woman wins award for 19 years fulltime care of sick husband
Mayo woman, Eleanor Ryder has not taken a day off for nearly 19 years, since her husband Seamus Ryder contracted viral encephalitis and suff...


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