Dr James McDaid finished his last shift in Scally Medical Practice yesterday.
HUNDREDS of vulnerable people have now received their third dose of the Covid-19 vaccine through vaccination centres, hospitals, care settings and GPs in Donegal. The National Immunisation Advisory Committee (Niac) has recommended additional vaccines be given to those with serious immune system issues aged over 12, to the over-80s and to anyone over 65 in […]
FIANNA Fáil will need at least five years in opposition if the party is to remain relevant on the national stage, Dr James McDaid has warned. The Letterkenny GP, who was a Fianna Fáil TD in Donegal for more than twenty years, said that the whole party needs to look at itself – TDs, councillors, […]
COVID-19 is a highly contagious viral illness, but it is not a very virulent one and we must ‘learn to live’ with this virus. That was the heartfelt message delivered this week by former Government Minister and Letterkenny GP Dr James McDaid, in a lengthy letter to An Taoiseach, Micheál Martin. Dr McDaid said that […]
“Dad continued to take a close interest in politics and we had more than one discussion about the most recent general election,”
Letterkenny based GP Dr James McDaid said that an ‘awful’ lot of people across Donegal were using benzodiazepines.
Dr James McDaid said that in last week he had seen, first hand, the positive benefits of people knowing their eircode.
Dr Ciarán Roarty, who is a son of Leonard and Pauline Roarty from Corkey, Manorcunningham, will work alongside Drs James McDaid and Dara Scally
First elected in 1989, Dr McDaid was put on a fast track to the top of Fianna Fáil.
Letterkenny GP one of very few offering minor surgery service and the demand to avoid waiting lists is huge