# caesarean - Friday 22 August, 2014
The inquiry will examine the operation of the Protection of Life During Pregnancy Act.
# caesarean - Thursday 21 August, 2014
The HSE ordered a report into the situation where a woman was given a caesarean section after she became pregnant through rape.
# caesarean - Monday 18 August, 2014
It emerged this weekend that a woman had been refused an abortion under the Protection of Life During Pregnancy Act.
# caesarean - Tuesday 15 April, 2014
Women in private hospitals are far more likely to choose to have a caesarean delivery.
# caesarean - Wednesday 31 July, 2013
Aja Teehan will hear today whether her judicial review case against the HSE is successful.
# caesarean - Wednesday 12 June, 2013
A study of Irish women over a 12-year period also showed that older mothers are more likely to have a caesarean section.
# caesarean - Wednesday 28 November, 2012
The baby was born last week at Cavan General Hospital but was later transferred to Dublin, where he died.
# caesarean - Wednesday 14 November, 2012
“Put fifty of us in a room and you’ll get different stories but the same ending. We are all cripples.”
# caesarean - Tuesday 13 November, 2012
During the birth of her first son Rita McCann’s pelvis was broken – on purpose by doctors, in a symphysiotomy. That was 56 years ago, but she still doesn’t know why it was done.
# caesarean - Monday 29 October, 2012
Some things you can learn from books, writes mother of three Deborah McCarthy – but not these.
# caesarean - Tuesday 26 June, 2012
The major ESRI report on births found also found that one third of all births were to single mothers.
# caesarean - Sunday 1 April, 2012
Chairperson of Survivors of Symphysiotomy, Marie O’Connor explains how women’s pelvises were unhinged to avoid Caesarean section, which was disliked by Catholic hospitals because of its association with “the crime of birth prevention”.
# caesarean - Friday 11 November, 2011
The story has reopened a heated debate about abortion in the country.