Millstreet Ambulance Service To Be Fully Restored

“Millstreet Community Council welcomes the result of the review carried out recently regarding the Millstreet Ambulance Service. Now, after six years, the Millstreet Ambulance Service is to be fully restored—which is indeed great news. Millstreet Community Council has been working behind the scenes with the H.S.E. on this very important issue.”

Noel Buckley (Chairman)

We thank Noel for this truly uplifting news and we congratulate Millstreet Community Council for having placed such vital focus on the all-important health issue.   We all extend a heartfelt welcome back to the fully restored Millstreet Ambulance Service.  (S.R.)

Millstreet Presentation N.S. to Receive New Health Promotion Flag This Thursday

Millstreet Presentation N.S. is to be presented with  the new Health Promotion Flag from Margaret Crowley of the H.S.E. on Thursday 4th May 2017 at 1.15pm. All are very welcome to attend.  (S.R.)

Sincere Heartfelt Thanks

Leaving Dublin's Mater following a successful procedure.
Leaving Dublin’s Mater following a successful procedure.
William Fitzgerald - Supporter supreme during the procedures.
William Fitzgerald – Supporter supreme during the procedures.
Words of Inspiration on the route home to Millstreet.
Words of Inspiration on the route home to Millstreet.

Sincere Heartfelt Thanks

As  I gradually recover from the heart related scenario which emerged on St. Patrick’s Day 2015…I have time to reflect on the hugely appreciated kindness which I’ve experienced since then.   I wish to express my heartfelt thanks to the many wonderful relations in Millstreet, Killarney, Dungarvan and beyond…to the many very genuine true Friends and Neighbours who have shown such practical assistance…to the many who have sent Mass Bouquets, Get Well Cards, Letters, Phone Calls, Texts and Emails…to the various Local Organisations…to the two marvellously gifted Surgeons in Limerick and Dublin with such healing hands and their dedicated teams…to the Priests for their prayerful assistance which in no small way led to the successful outcome relating to the significant heart procedure in Dublin … to my local GPs and to the Staffs of the School in which I had taught.   A very special word of thanks to William & Ita Fitzgerald from Cullen for their splendid help during the challenging time….to Ita for so spontaneously arranging for William to drive me not only for the angiogram in Limerick but also to Dublin for the corrective procedure at a later point.  As always, William was so superbly witty, humorous and so very supportive during such a new experience in my life.   I am 64 since January and the words of the Beatles hit “When I’m 64” certainly took on a far more significant meaning in my life in the lines…“Will you still need me, will you still feed me when I’m 64?”… Thankfully the answers to both questions appear to be positive!    The past fortnight has given me an [read more …] “Sincere Heartfelt Thanks”

Asthma Clinic in Mulcahy’s Pharmacy from 11am-5pm on Thursday

 

“The Asthma Society of Ireland is holding a free Asthma Clinic in Mulcahys Pharmacy from 11am-5pm on Thursday ,11th of September. There is no admission fee, with all services and information provided completely free of charge. Please phone 029-70792 to book your appointment. The most recent statistics from the CSO indicate that 10% of people in Munster have asthma. This figure is almost double that in children under the age of 14 years, with 19% of children in Tipperary, Clare, Cork, Kerry, Limerick and Waterford suffering from the condition. Asthma is a serious condition which affects patients’ quality of life and can result in hospitalisation or, in the worst cases, death. Attendees at the Asthma Clinic will have their asthma management reviewed, their inhaler technique checked and their lung function tested. Asthma Specialist Nurses will be on hand to answer questions and give expert advice during a confidential, one to one consultation. Topics covered on the day will include asthma advice for children and adults, allergy avoidance and what to do during an asthma attack.”
“The Asthma Society of Ireland is holding a free Asthma Clinic in Mulcahy’s Pharmacy from 11am-5pm on Thursday 11th September 2014. There is no admission fee, with all services and information provided completely free of charge. Please phone 029-70792 to book your appointment.
The most recent statistics from the CSO indicate that 10% of people in Munster have asthma. This figure is almost double that in children under the age of 14 years, with 19% of children in Tipperary, Clare, Cork, Kerry, Limerick and Waterford suffering from the condition. Asthma is a serious condition which affects patients’ quality of life and can result in hospitalisation or, in the worst cases, death.
Attendees at the Asthma Clinic will have their asthma management reviewed, their inhaler technique checked and their lung function tested. Asthma Specialist Nurses will be on hand to answer questions and give expert advice during a confidential, one to one consultation. Topics covered on the day will include asthma advice for children and adults, allergy avoidance and what to do during an asthma attack.” Click on the Poster to enlarge.  (S.R.)