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What causes lower back and hip pain?

When pain in the lower back occurs alongside hip pain, there may be a common cause. Certain health conditions or injuries can affect the nerves in both of these areas. These pains usually occur as a result of overuse or injury, but they can also be a symptom of an underlying medical condition. People may… Read More »

'When she died we were like soldiers coming out of battle' – Triona McCarthy on the pain of losing her sister to cancer

Triona McCarthy (left) and her little sister Tricia ‘When she died we were like soldiers coming out of battle’ – Triona McCarthy on the pain of losing her sister to cancer Independent.ie Beauty writer Triona McCarthy lost her 30-year-old sister Tricia to cancer nine years ago. Tricia was a vegetarian, she didn’t smoke and rarely… Read More »