Author and physician Risteárd Mulcahy celebrates his 90th birthday!

Today Risteárd Mulcahy, author, eminent cardiologist, well-known public figure, health commentator, campaigner, and out-and-out gentleman celebrates his 90th birthday!

We would like to take this opportunity to wish Risteárd the happiest of birthdays and many many happy returns! 

It is safe to say, that Risteárd has achieved a lot in his life and we are privileged to have been part of his achievements in print. Over the years, Risteárd has written several titles on health and history as well as his autobiography, Memoirs of a Medical Maverick.

We are proud to have published the following titles by Risteárd Mulcahy:


This engaging autobiography offers a unique and often surprising insight into the rich, varied and extraordinary life of one of the most prominent, respected and outspoken medical men in Ireland. 


Improving with Age: What Exercise Can Do For You

Part memoir, part practical guide, Improving With Age addresses the increasingly topical area of health and ageing. 

Is the Health Service for Healing? A Doctor's Defence of Medicine's Samaritan Role

This candid examination of our country’s health service looks at both the past and future of the Irish health system, discussing its evolution, current difficulties and probable future state. 


Featuring rare and unseen material from the family archive, this book is a marvellous insight into Risteárd's father Richard Mulcahy, the man behind the uniform who helped run the War of Independence.


To mark this momentous occasion (and keep the celebrations going) we are offering 10% discount on all four titles for the next ninety days! 

To avail of this offer click the links and enter the promo codes below: 

Promo code: RM90thmedical 

Promocode: RM90thsigned

Promo code: RM90thimproving

Promo code: RM90thhealing

Promo code: RM90thfather


Happy Birthday, Risteárd!