Results 181-188 of 188 for narcolepsy
- Written Answers — Departmental Reports: Departmental Reports (14 Mar 2012)
Pearse Doherty: ...180: To ask the Minister for Health when the findings of the report by his Department and the health protection surveillance into the association between the swine flu vaccine Pandemrix and narcolepsy will be published; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [14394/12]
- Seanad: Vaccination Programme (13 Dec 2011) See 2 other results from this debate
Róisín Shortall: ...as it provides me with an opportunity to outline to the House its importance. Epidemiological studies in Finland and Sweden show an association between immunisation against H1N1 with Pandemrix and narcolepsy. Narcolepsy is a disabling chronic neurological disorder characterised by recurrent episodes of excessive daytime sleepiness. A multi-factorial aetiology has been suggested for...
- Seanad: Business of Seanad (13 Dec 2011)
Paddy Burke: ...5 December. I have also received notice from Senator Deirdre Clune of the following matter: The need for the Minister for Health to respond to the concern of parents whose children have developed narcolepsy as a possible result of receiving the swine flu inoculation. I have also received notice from Senator Brian Ã Domhnaill of the following matter: The need for the Minister for Health to...
- Written Answers — Vaccination Programme: Vaccination Programme (18 Oct 2011)
James Reilly: ...Medicines Board published regular updates on national monitoring experience with the vaccines used on its website. Since then, the IMB has received information on reports of suspected cases of Narcolepsy in some patients who received one of the vaccines, Pandemrix, in Ireland and is working in consultation with other national organisations including the Health Service Executive and the...
- Vaccination Programme (28 Sep 2011) See 4 other results from this debate
Caoimhghín Ó Caoláin: Question 2: To ask the Minister for Health the action he is taking in response to the findings that the swine flu vaccine Pandemrix may be linked to narcolepsy; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [26439/11]
- Written Answers — Long-Term Illness Scheme: Long-Term Illness Scheme (24 May 2011)
John Lyons: Question 364: To ask the Minister for Health and Children if he will consider adding narcolepsy to the long-term illness scheme; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [12490/11]
- Written Answers — Long-Term Illness Scheme: Long-Term Illness Scheme (9 Nov 2010) See 1 other result from this answer
Noel Ahern: Question 247: To ask the Minister for Health and Children the situation regarding the long-term illness card and if narcolepsy qualifies as being in the family of conditions approved under epilepsy; if narcolepsy can be allowed as covered under epilepsy or any other listed condition; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [41593/10]
- Written Answers — Long-Term Illness Scheme: Long-Term Illness Scheme (19 Oct 2010)
James Reilly: Question 234: To ask the Minister for Health and Children if she will consider including narcolepsy on the list of long-term illness scheme; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [37137/10]