Category: Health

September 13, 2017

Defibrillators in County Down We have put together this post to raise awareness of the location of defibrillators in the locality – Warrenpoint and beyond.   In this post , we explain what a defibrillator is, how it works and how to use it in the event of a heart or cardiac emergency.   There…

June 15, 2017

Give Blood Warrenpoint 15 June 2017 – Warrenpoint Town Hall Why Give Blood? It saves lives! You can give blood if you are are fit and healthy weigh over 7 stone 12 lbs or 50kg are aged between 17 and 66 (or 70 if you have given blood before) are over 70 and have given…

March 25, 2017

  Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm occurs when the wall of the aorta – the major artery supplying blood to our body- balloons out forming an aneurysm.   This condition is painless and symptom free but is life threatening.   Check out the video below!     The Northern Ireland Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA) Screening Programme was…