Biomedical review finds failure rates in mesh treatments “unacceptably high”

It was also found that patients are not completely aware of risk when undergoing the procedure

Failure rates in various surgical mesh treatments have been found to be “unacceptably high”, according to a recently published comprehensive biomedical review. The study considered the findings of peer reviewed scientific articles which assessed its uses. It also called for


Trinity students rally against “gardaí and landlord alliance”

The protest brought traffic on O’Connell street to a standstill

Trinity students rallied against the “gardaí and landlord alliance” alongside housing activists this evening. Protesters engaged in a sit-down protest on O’Connell Street where they obstructed traffic at the Parnell monument at the north end of the street.

Demonstrators met


Arrested Trinity student Conchúir Ó Ráidigh speaks out on his injuries

Ó Ráidigh went to hospital last night with multiple injuries after being arrested

Trinity student Conchúir Ó Ráidigh, who was arrested and later released last night as housing activists were evicted from an occupied property on North Frederick Street, spoke to Trinity News today about his experience.

Recalling his arrest, Ó Ráidigh told


Fears of “serious data protection flaws” in Student Leap Card system

UCDSU claim the system provides students’ personal details to Leap Card agents

University College Dublin Students’ Union (UCDSU)  has criticised the Student Leap Card system this evening over concerns of “serious data protection flaws”.

According to UCDSU President Barry Murphy, there is a possibility that the current system could be “abused to

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