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‘That day, I vowed to try to change things’ – Trinity professor says encounter with distressed mother and son drives her work

Professor Mary McCarron is author of over 100 publications on ageing. Photo: Gerry Mooney ‘That day, I vowed to try to change things’ – Trinity professor says encounter with distressed mother and son drives her work Independent.ie It was when she first trained as an intellectual disability (ID) nurse at Stewarts Hospital and later worked… Read More »

Mother begged a surgeon to remove her leg due to pain after dropping a perfume bottle on her foot

Woman, 42, has leg amputated after begging surgeon to remove it because of crippling pain ’caused by dropping a PERFUME bottle on her foot’ Gill Haddington, 42, saw her foot swell to twice the size from September 2015 Her foot was not broken, but turned into the left and her toes curled under  Doctors diagnosed… Read More »