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    Oct
    Loneliness at Work Loneliness at Work

    This is a topic that has been under the radar for workplace wellness. One reason for this is that a solution is not obvious for this problem. Another is that employers may feel that the worker sitting alone in the
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  • 22

    May
    Lights, Camera, Action.

    The last fortnight has been very busy for all of us at Cognate Health. I spoke at the Health and Safety Review Conference on May 12 about the importance of connecting workplace health and safety. There were over 200 Health
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  • 02

    Feb
    The Wellness Debate

    “It is, therefore, heartening to discover that businesses that truly do well for their workers also do well for their investors.” Wellness in the workplace is one area where there are few people in the middle ground. In general terms,
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  • 03

    Nov
    How much exercise do we need? 7 How much exercise do we need?

    Well, it’s that time of the year again – no, not Christmas (yet) but time for the Cognate Health team to take part in the annual Run in the Dark on November 11th. Training for the run has focused our
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  • 21

    Sep
    A New Age for Occupational Health Medicine 6 A New Age for Occupational Health Medicine

      Last week I spoke at the opening night of the Diploma in Safety Health and Welfare at Work at University College Cork. It’s in its 25th year and as popular as ever. I have been involved with the Diploma for 23
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  • 14

    Sep
    Business After Hours for EHA Cork 1 Business After Hours for EHA Cork

    EHA Cork recently joined as a member of the Cork Chamber and are looking forward to attending our first event this coming Wednesday; ‘Business After Hours‘ at the Mater Private in Mahon, Cork. Mater Private Cork is the newest private hospital
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  • 07

    Sep
    Total Worker Health 1 Total Worker Health

      In July, I wrote a piece in the Health & Safety Review Journal entitled “Skin cancer the greatest risk to Irish workers“. I referred to the topic at large, the effect of being exposed to diesel fumes and also
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  • 27

    May
    IOSH - Raising awareness of occupational cancer 2 IOSH – Raising awareness of occupational cancer

      A number of years ago I lost a friend and colleague to melanoma. He was unlucky. Most of us know that we need to watch out for dark lesions on our skin particularly if we have fair skin and
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HEADQUARTERS

Cognate Health, Ground Floor, Block B Heritage Business Park Mahon Industrial Estate, Blackrock, Cork, , Republic of Ireland

We have a network of approved occupational physicians throughout Ireland.



CALL US

1890 989 322 or +353214536040 from outside Republic of Ireland .



EMAIL

reception@cognatehealth.ie