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# infant-mortality - Friday 4 October, 2019

'Unprecedented' rise in infant mortality in England linked to poverty
# Welfare Cuts
# Welfare Cuts

'Unprecedented' rise in infant mortality in England linked to poverty

Oct 4th 2019, 6:30 AM 68,454 Views 8 Comments

Welfare cuts in the last decade have taken their toll on certain communities, new research has found.

# infant-mortality - Friday 15 May, 2015

Lucinda: 'If Portlaoise babies got the care I did, they'd still be alive'
# Deeply Upsetting
# Deeply Upsetting

Lucinda: 'If Portlaoise babies got the care I did, they'd still be alive'

May 15th 2015, 9:41 AM 17,262 Views 52 Comments

The Renua Ireland leader went through a traumatic labour.

# infant-mortality - Friday 23 January, 2015

Two babies died and five more were deprived of oxygen at Galway maternity hospital
# Ballinasloe
# Ballinasloe

Two babies died and five more were deprived of oxygen at Galway maternity hospital

Jan 23rd 2015, 7:00 PM 45,468 Views 37 Comments

Portiuncula Hospital in Ballinasloe has released details of a helpline this evening for service users who have concerns.

# infant-mortality - Saturday 29 November, 2014

Ireland's fertility rate is below what's needed to sustain our population
# Vital Statistics
# Vital Statistics

Ireland's fertility rate is below what's needed to sustain our population

Nov 29th 2014, 2:47 PM 17,742 Views 53 Comments

It’s also still falling.

# infant-mortality - Monday 14 July, 2014

The 5 at 5: Monday
# Take Five
# Take Five

The 5 at 5: Monday

Jul 14th 2014, 4:55 PM 7,862 Views 1 Comment

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

Death rate of babies at Tuam mother and baby home was double the rate of other homes
# Mother And Baby Home
# Mother And Baby Home

Death rate of babies at Tuam mother and baby home was double the rate of other homes

Jul 14th 2014, 7:00 AM 7,220 Views 11 Comments

The returns from local authorities, disqualifying Dublin, shows that 17% of babies under the age of one died in registered maternity homes that year.

# infant-mortality - Thursday 12 June, 2014

The UK has more child and youth deaths than similar countries
# Youth Mortality
# Youth Mortality

The UK has more child and youth deaths than similar countries

Jun 12th 2014, 7:00 AM 4,832 Views 3 Comments

There are, however, no easy answers as to why.

# infant-mortality - Friday 14 June, 2013

Head of Savita review says greater clarity on terminations urgently needed
# Savita
# Savita

Head of Savita review says greater clarity on terminations urgently needed

Jun 14th 2013, 12:01 AM 3,813 Views 18 Comments

The professor says the Government needs to look at changing the law to minimise the risk of such a case happening again.

# infant-mortality - Monday 19 December, 2011

Ireland's vital signs: The nation's health over the last decade
# Health
# Health

Ireland's vital signs: The nation's health over the last decade

Dec 19th 2011, 6:33 PM 4,002 Views 6 Comments

New figures outline how Ireland’s health has changed over the last ten years. We’ve picked out what’s getting better – and what’s getting worse.

# infant-mortality - Wednesday 29 June, 2011

Ireland by numbers: The country's vital statistics
# In Numbers
# In Numbers

Ireland by numbers: The country's vital statistics

Jun 29th 2011, 5:03 PM 1,453 Views 10 Comments

From births, to deaths, to unmarried parents – we look at the latest figures which make up the country.