Pharmacists issue warning over alcohol consumption at Christmas

Executive Committee of the Irish Pharmacy Union has issued a public warning, advising the public to be very careful when it comes to mixing their medication with alcohol over the festive season. Ann-Marie Horgan, a pharmacist with the committee, said: “Consuming even small amounts of alcohol in conjunction with medicines can have significant impacts. This applies not just to prescription medicines but also to many … Continue reading Pharmacists issue warning over alcohol consumption at Christmas

Varadkar happy with EU Brexit stance

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has said the European Union is as one on the need for a border backstop in the Withdrawal Agreement. In Brussels for the second day of the European Council meeting, Mr Varadkar said he was “very satisfied” with the summit conclusions on Brexit which made clear the withdrawal agreement was not “up for renegotiation”. n Brussels this morning Leo Varadkar said he … Continue reading Varadkar happy with EU Brexit stance