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'I was refused service by two health professionals' – Ageing poses particular problems for LGBT people

Philipa Ryder Trish O’Connell of Transgender Equality Network Ireland pictured in her home in Blackrock, Cork. Picture: Daragh Mc Sweeney/Provision LGBTQ activist Arthur Leahy in Cork city. Picture: Daragh Mc Sweeney/Provision Marianne McGiffin Tonie Walsh, activist, club impresario and DJ. Picture: Frank McGrath ‘I was refused service by two health professionals’ – Ageing poses particular… Read More »

Ageing Gracefully Posted By : Sandra Prior

For many of us, old age conjures up ghastly images of decrepitude and degenerative disease. So, panic-stricken, we fork out thousands of dollars for anti-wrinkle creams, blood-pressure pills and Botox. Yet simple lifestyle changes and a bit of old fashioned discipline can win back decades. A small but very definite vertical line recently appeared on… Read More »