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'We need an accessible service': Cork doctors set up group to ensure abortion provision for all communities
# Doctors For Choice
# Doctors For Choice

'We need an accessible service': Cork doctors set up group to ensure abortion provision for all communities

Jun 10th 2018, 6:00 AM 9,920 Views 7 Comments

Dr Mary Favier said that she expects groups like the one in Cork to be operating around the country.

GPs group calls on Harris to ensure doctors must 'opt in' to provide abortion services
# Eighth Amendment
# Eighth Amendment

GPs group calls on Harris to ensure doctors must 'opt in' to provide abortion services

Updated Jun 9th 2018, 4:22 PM 24,976 Views 84 Comments

The NAGP passed a series of motions after an emergency meeting today following the result of the referendum.

Frances Fitzgerald: Abortion referendum should be held next year
# Citizens Assembly
# Citizens Assembly

Frances Fitzgerald: Abortion referendum should be held next year

Apr 24th 2017, 6:25 PM 23,610 Views 243 Comments

The Citizens’ Assembly has made recommended sweeping changes be implemented regarding Ireland’s abortion laws.

Concerns expressed over reports UK hospitals are to cap Irish abortions
# Restrictions
# Restrictions

Concerns expressed over reports UK hospitals are to cap Irish abortions

Aug 24th 2014, 7:54 PM 27,531 Views 92 Comments

Liverpool’s Women’s Hospital said there is no cap on the number of Irish women they will treat.

Column: Secular health policy must replace Catholic health policy
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Secular health policy must replace Catholic health policy

Aug 15th 2013, 7:00 AM 462 Views 114 Comments

Society pays for its public health services through taxation, and the ethos of any public institution should reflect the secular, multi-denominational ethos of the citizenship it serves, writes Dr Mark Murphy.

Column: The new abortion law attempts to add clarity, but the Savita case could happen again
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: The new abortion law attempts to add clarity, but the Savita case could happen again

Jun 20th 2013, 7:30 PM 188 Views 35 Comments

Forcing doctors to wait to see a ‘risk to life’ rather than just a ‘risk to health’ to a woman when considering performing an abortion could result in it becoming too late, write Dr Mary Favier and Dr Ciara Flynn.