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# infant - Tuesday 12 November, 2019

Man to appear in court after baby girl hospitalised following assault in Meath

Gardaí said that a woman in her 20s received minor injuries after she was attacked at around 7am.

# infant - Tuesday 12 February, 2019

Man pleads guilty to assaulting 10-week-old baby girl

He pleaded guilty to intentionally or recklessly causing serious harm to the infant at an address in Co Louth on 13 March 2017.

# infant - Friday 1 February, 2019

Police discover baby abandoned in London park during freezing conditions

Police were called at around 10.15pm last night.

# infant - Saturday 19 May, 2018

Man and woman who were detained over infant's death are released

Gardaí say a file is to be prepared for the Director of Public Prosecutions.

# infant - Wednesday 7 February, 2018

New system will monitor newborns to detect brain injury

Researchers based in Cork have been awarded €570,000 to develop the system.

# infant - Tuesday 9 May, 2017

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.

# infant - Thursday 16 March, 2017

Man arrested after baby seriously assaulted in Louth

The baby suffered serious head injuries in an incident at a house in Ardee.

# infant - Tuesday 1 September, 2015

Consultant turned tap and pregnant woman told, 'That’s the volume of blood that will gush out of you'

Dil Wickremasinghe writes about how she was treated by doctors when she opted for a home birth.

# infant - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

Viagra could be a really good thing for some pregnant women

The drug is good for more than one thing, you know.

# infant - Thursday 12 February, 2015

Couple who lost two babies at Portiuncula Hospital hope review will help other parents

Lorraine and Warren Reilly asked that the deaths of their two girls be considered in he current HSE review of maternity services.

# infant - Saturday 4 October, 2014

HSE investigate death of baby born at Midlands Hospital

The infant was born at a hospital in Mullingar, and later transferred to a specialist Neo-Natal Unit

# infant - Friday 15 August, 2014

Australian couple stopped leaving Thailand with "surrogate" baby

The men were stopped because they didn’t have complete documents for the child.

# infant - Thursday 13 March, 2014

Taoiseach awards St. Patrick’s Day science medal to Irish scientist

An Irish-American technology development partnership was also announced today with the INFANT Centre in Cork.

# infant - Wednesday 11 December, 2013

IKEA warns of lamp 'strangulation hazard' after toddler death

The company has asked customers to go back to the store or call customer service to receive a free kit to fix the cord to the wall.

# infant - Friday 20 September, 2013

Perinatal centre that aims to improve care of pregnant mothers and babies to open in Cork

This new centre will focus on developing screening and diagnostic tests for monitoring pregnancy and newborns.

# infant - Thursday 18 October, 2012

Why it's SO hard to ignore a crying baby...

It doesn’t matter if you don’t have kids of your own – the sound of an infant in distress provokes strong reaction in the human brain.

# infant - Tuesday 18 September, 2012

Man arrested after child and adults die in fire

The house fire occurred in south east Wales this morning – a 27-year-old man has been arrested by police.

# infant - Friday 10 August, 2012

Mother sues after breastfeeding footage used in porn film

Maryann Sahoury is suing a production company after breastfeeding instructional video was used by a third party to make porn.

# infant - Wednesday 6 July, 2011

Police search garden for body of child

The search is taking place in Ballyclare, Co Antrim but police say that it has not been established if a crime has been committed.