Further calls to reinstate maternity services at Carndonagh

first_imgAudioHomepage BannerNews WhatsApp Derry draw with Pats: Higgins & Thomson Reaction WhatsApp Journey home will be easier – Paul Hegarty FT Report: Derry City 2 St Pats 2 Twitter RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR There are further calls on the HSE to reinstate maternity services at Carndonagh Community Hospital as a matter of urgency.Services have been relocated to Letterkenny University Hospital for some time now, with some patients having to travel significant distances from North Inishowen to avail of treatment.The issue is said to be causing on-going concern locally and it’s to be raised at the next regional health forum meeting by Cllr Albert Doherty.He says Carndonagh and other hospitals have a vital role in alleviating pressures in Letterkenny and it’s imperative that services are restored in full:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/albghggfhgfhgfertmaternity.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Twitter Google+ Pinterestcenter_img Facebook Facebook Previous articleMan dies in Sligo crashNext articlePlans alone will not deliver broadband to Donegal on time -Cope News Highland Further calls to reinstate maternity services at Carndonagh Harps come back to win in Waterford DL Debate – 24/05/21 By News Highland – November 20, 2019 Google+ Pinterest News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24thlast_img read more

Antarctica’s sea ice at record low

first_imgAntarctic ice is at an all-time low this month since the satellite record started in 1979.On March 1, when the ice was last measured there were only 817,800 square miles of ice compared to the former lowest record of 884,200 square miles.Antarctica is just coming off its summer months, January and February, where temperatures can exceed 50º F . In the past, the South Pole’s ice levels have been more stable, unlike the degrading sea ice of the North Pole. Antarctica experienced minimal ice growth this past fall and winter, and that has contributed to the lack of ice coverage. This reduction of ice could have big impacts on global weather patterns and escalate the already warming global temperatures. Scientists believe there to be a correlation between global warming and the falling levels of sea ice in both poles.Read more here.last_img read more