After a night of overindulgence, it is very common to wake with a puffy, swollen face, says Dr Caitriona Ryan, a Consultant Dermatologist in St Vincent's Hospital, Dublin.
"Dehydration due to alcohol leads to retention of fluid in the skin. Although it seems counter-intuitive, the most important way to reduce fluid retention in the face is to drink as much water as possible throug...
Siun Murphy, Plastic Surgeon in the Blackrock Clinic, and Prof Ryan discussing the lack of regulation in the cosmetic industry in Ireland, what can go wrong and what to look for when choosing a Plastic Surgeon or Dermatologist for surgical and non-surgical cosmetic procedures.
Cosmetic procedures in Ireland: Who is doing what? Men as well as Women
Discussing the impact of psoriasis on the quality of life of patients and presenting the results of a global, phase 3b global study on effect of ixekizumab (Taltz), an anti-IL17A inhibitor, on genital psoriasis
Recent revelations that a substantial number of consultant jobs within the HSE are staffed by doctors who lack specialist training have provoked significant public outcry.... Patients often believe that their cosmetic procedure is being carried out by a doctor who has completed specialist training, when in fact this is not the case. These clinics will often appear in internet sea...
People are dying of advanced melanoma waiting for the combination of nivolumab (Opdivo) and ipilimumab which has proven markedly superior to any other treatment. Ireland is one of the few countries where this combination is not yet available.