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Saturday 25 March 2023 Dublin: 7°C

# Baby

Last year
# US
Bodies of kidnapped California family including baby found in orchard
The announcement came after authorities released surveillance video of a man kidnapping eight-month-old Aroohi Dheri.
# history made
Violet-Anne Wynne makes history by being first TD to bring baby into Dáil chamber
She received a cross-party round of applause as she stood holding the baby.
All time
# Kerry
Gardaí investigating after baby found alone in Kerry cemetery
The baby has since been returned to her family.
# Greece
Greece mourns the death of baby who died from Covid aged just 37 days old
Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis tweeted “the grief is unbearable”.
# Ennis
Father to plead guilty to endangering life of baby daughter when he held her upside down over river
The incident happened in Ennis in Co Clare in April.
# Infertility
€2 million in funding for IVF and fertility treatment set to be announced by government
One course of IVF treatment can cost between €4,000 and €4,500.
# Northern Ireland
Man arrested in connection with investigation into sudden death of baby in Armagh
The sudden death of the baby occurred in the Keady area earlier today.
# the risks
'No amount of alcohol at any stage of pregnancy is safe for your baby'
The HSE said there was a lot of misleading information and confusion around alcohol and pregnancy.
# Family man
'For us to be together for those four or five days was the best time of my life'
CJ Stander and his wife, Jean-Marié, now have a baby daughter named Everli.
Baby whose mother was found dead at Cork maternity hospital has also died
An investigation into the deaths is under way.
# Newham
Police discover baby abandoned in London park during freezing conditions
Police were called at around 10.15pm last night.
# Rescue
'He was so lucky': New Zealand fisherman rescues 18-month-old toddler from ocean
The baby had pulled the zip of the parents’ tent open while they were sleeping and walked down to the beach.
Opinion: 'Eating this mineral in pregnancy - and before conception - can boost how your child's brain develops'
The evidence is very clear and yet we are among the countries in the world that is most deficient in this mineral, writes
# Courts
Mother whose baby suffered skull fracture, broken arm and legs walks free from court
The mother presented to her GP on 13 February 2015 when her baby was injured.
# Ballymoney
'Daddy would have been besotted': William Dunlop's partner gives birth to baby girl
The professional motorcyclist was tragically killed in an accident in July.
# pain relief
Changing the drug used during labour could halve the number of women needing an epidural
Pethidine is the most widely used drug but new research suggests remifentanil may work better.
Home births: 'It was really special to be able to hold him for the very first time in our own living room'
David Caren gives practical advice for Irish expectant dads.
# number 27
Woman, who attacked and pulled clumps of hair from mum travelling with baby on Dublin Bus, avoids jail
Judge Martin Nolan noted that there were “pre-existing tensions” between the two families involved.
# Montana
Arrest made as baby found alive buried under debris in Montana woods
The baby was found face down having survived nine hours in cold and wet conditions.
# New Zealand
Prime minister hopes women giving birth while in office will no longer be 'a novelty'
Jacinda Ardern brought her newborn daughter Neve home today.
# Tokyo
Japanese mother held for dumping newborn baby's body in locker
The suspect is likely to also later face a murder charge.
# Miracle
Irish nurse helps deliver baby boy on board rescue ship
The mother had been kidnapped in Libya and was subjected to regular beatings before she escaped.
# Alfie's Army
British judge rules that terminally ill toddler Alfie Evans can't be taken to Italy for treatment
The terminally ill 23-month-old is in a “semi-vegetative state” as a result of a degenerative neurological condition.
# aww
Ten-day-old baby becomes first-ever baby on the floor during a session of the US Senate
Tammy Duckworth’s vote was her first appearance in the Senate since giving birth.
# Birr
Investigation in Offaly after body of newborn found in boot of car
A post-mortem concluded the baby died of natural causes.
# England
Body of newborn baby found in field in Greater Manchester area
Police made the discovery at around 7.10am this morning.
# mother and baby home
Hunt for details on child burials at Bessboro mother and baby home
The burials took place between 1922 and 1998.
# kerry babies
Kerry Babies: DNA breakthrough comes two years after family appeal to have samples tested
A review of the case is to be announced today.
# the wheels on the bus
'I was completely mortified': Mother ordered off Dublin Bus because her baby was crying
The woman was travelling with her 20 month old daughter on Tuesday when the incident occurred.
# Paid leave
Mothers of premature babies to be given extended paid maternity leave
The additional period will be the number of weeks from the premature baby’s date of birth up to two weeks before the expected date of birth.
# Addiction
Social work action 'unacceptably slow' in case of heroin user whose newborn died
The baby boy’s death was not reported to be connected to his mother’s drug use, but a report has criticised the seven-week delay in making contact with the woman.
# Attempted Murder
8-month-old in New York survived 3 days in a plastic bag after mother abandoned her
The girl’s mother, who is 17, faces charges of attempted murder.
# Towyn
Welsh police find newborn baby at bus shelter
Police have appealed to the mother.
# Early Arrival
Baby girl delivered on Dublin street before ambulance arrived on scene
The mother and baby are doing well and were taken to Holles Street hospital.
# New Delhi
Indian baby dies after 'rapists' throw her from rickshaw
On average, six people are raped in New Delhi every day.
# Ukraine
Doctor defends 'three-parent baby' technique amid criticism
Valeriy Zukin has used the procedure to help infertile couples have children.
# Dundrum
'Everyone is in total shock' - Investigation continuing into tragic death of baby girl in Tipperary
The baby girl was found unresponsive in a vehicle in Dundrum village yesterday afternoon.
# Fermanagh
Six-month-old baby now 'in stable condition' as man charged with attempted murder
The Lithuanian national has been remanded in bail following the “incident” on Saturday evening.
# enniskillen
Man charged with attempted murder of six-month-old baby boy in Fermanagh
The 21-year-old will appear in court in Omagh today.
# can you help
Dead infant was dumped in one of three locations before ending up at recycling plant
Staff at the premises initially thought the body was a toy doll.