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# cork-university-maternity-hospital - Thursday 2 April, 2020

Cork hospital starts 'virtual' visiting for babies to help overcome Covid-19 restrictions

The new service allows parents to check in on their baby remotely from any device at any time.

# cork-university-maternity-hospital - Saturday 30 March, 2019

'Two special angels': Husband pays emotional tribute at funeral of Marie Downey and infant son

Marie Downey and her son Darragh died in tragic circumstances at a Cork hospital this week.

# cork-university-maternity-hospital - Wednesday 27 March, 2019

Baby whose mother was found dead at Cork maternity hospital has also died

An investigation into the deaths is under way.

# cork-university-maternity-hospital - Tuesday 26 March, 2019

Mother of newborn baby found dead in Cork maternity hospital

An investigation is underway and the cause of death is currently unknown.

# cork-university-maternity-hospital - Monday 5 December, 2016

Going digital: Rollout begins for e-health records from babies' birth

The new system is the first national electronic patient chart for maternity anywhere in the world.

# cork-university-maternity-hospital - Tuesday 11 March, 2014

Study highlights lack of training for doctors in supporting parents after stillbirth

Many described the experience as one of the most difficult parts of their job.

# cork-university-maternity-hospital - Thursday 20 February, 2014

Visitor restrictions extended to Cork maternity hospital over flu outbreak

Only partners or husbands of women at the hospital are allowed to visit, with children strictly forbidden (apart from the babies born there, of course).

# cork-university-maternity-hospital - Wednesday 2 January, 2013

Infant antibiotic use may have implications for allergies, asthma and obesity - study

A new Irish study has shown that antibiotic use can reduce the number of bacteria in the intestines of children.

# cork-university-maternity-hospital - Thursday 13 December, 2012

The Evening with added kisses under the mistletoe

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

Robotic surgery helps Cork mother in second successful birth

The complex procedure performed before pregnancy helps women who have a weak cervix to carry to full term.

# cork-university-maternity-hospital - Thursday 30 June, 2011

Irish firm hopes to save premature babies with new research

The company is developing a treatment for dangerously low blood pressure, also known as ‘neonatal shock’.

# cork-university-maternity-hospital - Tuesday 26 April, 2011

Hearing tests for newborns introduced in CUMH

Cork University Maternity Hospital has introduced hearing screening for babies born at the hospital from 26 April.