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# newborn - Wednesday 12 February, 2020

Pressure on staff and infrastructure in maternity services at Irish hospitals, according to HIQA reports

The Health Information and Quality Authority identified a number of areas for improvement to ensure that maternity services remain safe.

# newborn - Tuesday 23 April, 2019

FactFind: Maternity, paternity and parental leave - how much time do new parents get?

Male same-sex couples are now also being recognised under the parental leave proposal.

# newborn - Wednesday 4 April, 2018

Body of newborn baby found in field in Greater Manchester area

Police made the discovery at around 7.10am this morning.

# newborn - Sunday 13 August, 2017

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.

# newborn - Thursday 22 June, 2017

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.

# newborn - Monday 30 May, 2016

Investigation launched after two babies die at Cavan General Hospital

One of the deaths is understood to have occurred following a Caesarean section on the infant’s mother.

# newborn - Wednesday 25 November, 2015

Newborn baby found at church nativity scene

His umbilical cord was still attached.

# newborn - Tuesday 20 October, 2015

From The Daily Edge This new dad proposed to his girlfriend with the help of their newborn baby Oh Baby

# newborn - Saturday 17 October, 2015

Appeal for woman who left hospital after giving birth to baby boy

Police in the UK have said they are not pursuing any criminal charges against her.

# newborn - Saturday 8 August, 2015

Newborn baby dies after falling from fourth floor New York apartment

It’s not yet clear how the baby fell from the window but police are investigating.

# newborn - Friday 7 August, 2015

# newborn - Friday 10 July, 2015

From The Daily Edge A Cork couple met their baby grandson in the loveliest surprise homecoming Niall's Homecoming

# newborn - Monday 15 June, 2015

Woman jailed for killing five of her newborn babies and hiding them in a freezer

The woman told the court that the children were all stillborn.

# newborn - Friday 17 April, 2015

Newborn baby girl found in amusement arcade

Police in the Merseyside believe she needs medical treatment.

# newborn - Tuesday 17 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge This Dad devised an innovative way to get his newborn baby to sleep Rock A Bye Baby

# newborn - Tuesday 27 January, 2015

Newborn died in ambulance after Turkish hospitals 'offered no care at all'

But what does it mean for Ireland?

# newborn - Monday 5 January, 2015

Newborn baby girl taken from her home after a shooting found dead in a bin

The body of the 3-week-old girl was discovered behind a row of shops.

# newborn - Monday 23 June, 2014

300,000 die during pregnancy each year and midwives are key to reduction

This is according to a new series published by academics today which points to the many benefits of effective and high-quality midwifery for women and their babies.

# newborn - Tuesday 20 May, 2014

5.5 million babies are born and die each year without being recorded

One in three newborns do not have a birth certificate by their first birthday and researchers say this reflects the world’s acceptance that these deaths are inevitable.

# newborn - Friday 9 May, 2014

Diary of a First Time Dad: Teething time and becoming Don Draper

Working long hours, with a wife and child at home, reverted me to a 1950s style husband until somebody (not me) spoke up.

# newborn - Monday 14 April, 2014

Seven infant bodies found in cardboard boxes at woman's home

The woman was arrested and sent to jail on murder charges.

# newborn - Monday 3 February, 2014

Pics: Meet Leona, the last baby born in Mount Carmel Private Hospital

Leona Lambe was born to parents Martina and Thomas at the hospital last Friday.

# newborn - Sunday 26 January, 2014

Diary of a First Time Dad: Sleeping with one eye open

The milestones keep falling and our baby girl is now a wizened three-month-old but we’re only getting started, writes Patrick McCarry.

# newborn - Thursday 16 January, 2014

Column: Tragic case of newborn boy highlights unmarried fathers' lack of rights

A Dublin hospital has secured a court order to withdraw life-support from a severely brain-damaged baby whose his young mother died after delivery. As the child’s parents were unmarried, the father was not deemed the legal guardian.

# newborn - Saturday 4 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge Newborn polar bear twins enjoy a heart-melting snuggle Aww

Newborn polar bear twins enjoy a heart-melting snuggle

This. This is too much.

# newborn - Wednesday 1 January, 2014

The first baby born in Ireland in 2014 is called...

The 3.69kg newborn arrived into the world at five seconds past midnight.

# newborn - Thursday 7 November, 2013

Nutrition a "desperately neglected" aspect of mother and baby health

Undernutrition contributes to 45 per cent of child deaths in developing countries every year.

# newborn - Friday 18 October, 2013

Diary of a First Time Dad: We've got company!

Our baby girl is a week old and my wife and I are settling into life as parents after exhausting Plans A to Z.

# newborn - Wednesday 28 August, 2013

Syrian refugee gives birth on boat off Italian coast

The Italian Coast Guard intercepted two refugee boats off the coast of Syracuse, but found a newborn child on board one.

# newborn - Thursday 11 July, 2013

Chinese mother throws newborn from building

The baby fell to the ground where it was then run over by a car.

# newborn - Thursday 30 May, 2013

From The42 Adrian Mutu wants to adopt the Chinese baby rescued from sewage pipe Rescue

Adrian Mutu wants to adopt the Chinese baby rescued from sewage pipe

‘I must adopt him, he has been sent to me by God,’ says the Romanian.

No charges for mother of Chinese toilet pipe baby

The 22-year-old mother reportedly gave birth unexpectedly in the communal bathroom of her building and the baby slipped into the toilet pipe.

# newborn - Wednesday 1 May, 2013

Woman finds abandoned baby... and is arrested when it turns out it’s her child

The 21-year-old woman was arrested after claiming to have found the newborn on a beach in east Honolulu.

# newborn - Tuesday 19 March, 2013

From The42 Respect to this Inter Milan striker... who has just named his son after Lionel Messi Newborn

Respect to this Inter Milan striker... who has just named his son after Lionel Messi

Antonio Cassano says the Barcelona star is his idol and has decided to call his newborn after him.

# newborn - Wednesday 13 March, 2013

Newborn blood samples due for destruction 'could save lives'

The Irish Heart Foundation is calling for people to ask for the cards, which contain genetic data from children born between 1984 and 2002, to be returned to them.

# newborn - Sunday 23 December, 2012

From The Daily Edge PICS: Welcome to the world, baby gorilla Cute Overload This post contains images

PICS: Welcome to the world, baby gorilla

Look at him there with his hairy wrinkly little face.

# newborn - Wednesday 3 October, 2012

From The Daily Edge What's a Fishing Cat cub? This is a Fishing Cat cub Newborn This post contains images

# newborn - Monday 2 July, 2012

Definition of 'premature' should be reconsidered - report

Researchers have found that full-term infants who spend longer in the womb do better at school later in life.

# newborn - Friday 4 May, 2012

Post-mortem results on newborn found dead at recycling plant

The post-mortem has revealed that the body found in Scunthorpe was that of a newborn baby boy. On Wednesday a teenage girl came forward, saying she was the child’s mother.

# newborn - Wednesday 18 April, 2012

Nurse charged with murder after woman shot, baby snatched

The three-day-old boy was taken from his mother after she was fatally wounded outside a Houston hospital.

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