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# parents - Tuesday 2 December, 2014

Body of newborn baby girl found in wheelie bin
# Yorkshire
# Yorkshire

Body of newborn baby girl found in wheelie bin

Dec 2nd 2014, 7:43 AM 17,434 Views 27 Comments

Police have issued an urgent appeal for help in tracing her mother.

# parents - Thursday 27 November, 2014

This cinema is giving parents earplugs for a Frozen sing-along
# Please Make It Stop
# Please Make It Stop

This cinema is giving parents earplugs for a Frozen sing-along

Nov 27th 2014, 6:59 PM 15,453 Views 19 Comments

Please and thank you.

# parents - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

Minister to teachers: 'Call off your strike' ... Teachers to minister: 'No'
# Not Blinking
# Not Blinking

Minister to teachers: 'Call off your strike' ... Teachers to minister: 'No'

Nov 25th 2014, 10:43 PM 16,907 Views 84 Comments

The strike’s set to go ahead next Tuesday. And neither side is backing down.

# parents - Monday 24 November, 2014

Opinion: The time has come to reframe the gender issue
# Business
# Business

Opinion: The time has come to reframe the gender issue

Nov 24th 2014, 8:00 AM 82 Views 40 Comments

We have massive opportunities ahead of us, so let’s seize them.

# parents - Saturday 8 November, 2014

Poll: Should a baby's genetic mother appear on their birth cert after surrogacy?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should a baby's genetic mother appear on their birth cert after surrogacy?

Nov 8th 2014, 10:57 AM 13,936 Views 79 Comments

The Supreme Court rules this week that only the birth mother’s name can appear. Do you agree?

# parents - Friday 7 November, 2014

Opinion: Legislation is urgently needed following Supreme Court ruling on surrogacy
# Reproduction
# Reproduction

Opinion: Legislation is urgently needed following Supreme Court ruling on surrogacy

Nov 7th 2014, 6:10 PM 429 Views 68 Comments

It is a fact of life that parents will enter into arrangements of whereby a third party bears their child – so we need legislation that deals directly with surrogacy.

# parents - Sunday 26 October, 2014

Thinking of getting your child a smartphone? Here's what you should consider
# TechKnowHow
# TechKnowHow

Thinking of getting your child a smartphone? Here's what you should consider

Oct 26th 2014, 11:00 AM 16,287 Views 20 Comments

The children and teens of today might be more tech savvy, but that doesn’t mean you should automatically get them a smartphone.

# parents - Sunday 19 October, 2014

How a 14-year-old girl was awarded a CIA medal for fighting off burglars
# Maureen Devlin
# Maureen Devlin

How a 14-year-old girl was awarded a CIA medal for fighting off burglars

Oct 19th 2014, 6:30 PM 17,625 Views 11 Comments

Maureen Devlin was living in the Congo with her parents when the incident occurred.

# parents - Saturday 4 October, 2014

15 mums who are expressing themselves via text message
# R U Ok
From The Daily Edge
# R U Ok

15 mums who are expressing themselves via text message

Oct 4th 2014, 8:15 PM 54,522 Views 27 Comments

Always be texting.

# parents - Thursday 18 September, 2014

Heart-wrenching documentary shines light on adoption trade of Irish 'illegitimate children'
# Ireland's Lost Babies
# Ireland's Lost Babies

Heart-wrenching documentary shines light on adoption trade of Irish 'illegitimate children'

Sep 18th 2014, 10:55 PM 22,338 Views 48 Comments

Martin Sixsmith travels to Ireland and America to reveal the moving stories of parents and children.

# parents - Wednesday 10 September, 2014

Are you worried about your teen heading out for JC night? Here's some advice...
# Celebrations
# Celebrations

Are you worried about your teen heading out for JC night? Here's some advice...

Sep 10th 2014, 7:00 AM 14,474 Views 23 Comments

Parents and those running bars and off licences are being asked to be extra vigilant today.

# parents - Saturday 30 August, 2014

Missing boy latest: Police issue European arrest warrant for parents
# Ashya King
# Ashya King

Missing boy latest: Police issue European arrest warrant for parents

Aug 30th 2014, 4:56 PM 19,953 Views 66 Comments

Ashya King, who has a brain tumour, was taken from hospital by his father, Brett King. He is now believed to be with his family in Spain.

# parents - Sunday 24 August, 2014

Parents urged to know whereabouts of children after rival factions fight in Belfast
# Street Fighting
# Street Fighting

Parents urged to know whereabouts of children after rival factions fight in Belfast

Aug 24th 2014, 3:14 PM 10,945 Views 7 Comments

A petrol bomb was thrown during the incident.

# parents - Tuesday 19 August, 2014

11 solid reasons why parents should never be messed with
# Way Harsh
From The Daily Edge
# Way Harsh

11 solid reasons why parents should never be messed with

Aug 19th 2014, 9:30 PM 47,381 Views 28 Comments

These are ALMOST worse than the wooden spoon. Almost.

# parents - Sunday 17 August, 2014

Poll: Should high achieving Leaving Cert students get preference for campus accommodation?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should high achieving Leaving Cert students get preference for campus accommodation?

Aug 17th 2014, 10:09 AM 20,501 Views 90 Comments

Should those who got high points get special treatment?

# parents - Friday 15 August, 2014

This story about gay porn and Iarnród Éireann is the best thing on the Irish internet today
# Irish Railed
From The Daily Edge
# Irish Railed

This story about gay porn and Iarnród Éireann is the best thing on the Irish internet today

Aug 15th 2014, 1:45 PM 11,873 Views 4 Comments

No words.

# parents - Tuesday 12 August, 2014

14 parents casually destroying their kids' lives on Facebook
# Noooooo
From The Daily Edge
# Noooooo

14 parents casually destroying their kids' lives on Facebook

Aug 12th 2014, 9:30 PM 74,030 Views 26 Comments

UNFRIEND. UNFRIEND.

# parents - Sunday 10 August, 2014

Surrogacy under the spotlight: How Ireland plans to handle this legal minefield
# Parents
# Parents

Surrogacy under the spotlight: How Ireland plans to handle this legal minefield

Aug 10th 2014, 7:45 AM 10,396 Views 6 Comments

There are no laws governing surrogacy in Ireland, but they are on the way. Here’s what it will include.

# parents - Saturday 9 August, 2014

Coolest father-daughter ever perform adorable rap together
# Rap Stars
From The Daily Edge
# Rap Stars

Coolest father-daughter ever perform adorable rap together

Aug 9th 2014, 9:11 AM 1,967 Views 0 Comments

She’s just kickin’ it with her dad.

# parents - Tuesday 5 August, 2014

Father in Thai surrogate case "has child sex convictions"
# Thailand
# Thailand

Father in Thai surrogate case "has child sex convictions"

Aug 5th 2014, 8:25 AM 43,746 Views 107 Comments

The couple released a statement to a newspaper saying allegations they abandoned their baby Gammy were false.

# parents - Sunday 3 August, 2014

Poll: Should parents be assessed before they can homeschool their children?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should parents be assessed before they can homeschool their children?

Aug 3rd 2014, 10:48 AM 14,120 Views 147 Comments

Some argue that parents should not be as it is a constitutional right.

# parents - Thursday 31 July, 2014

Students could save almost €4k if they stay at home with mum and dad
# No Flying The Nest
# No Flying The Nest

Students could save almost €4k if they stay at home with mum and dad

Jul 31st 2014, 6:45 AM 9,396 Views 41 Comments

The DIT Cost of Living Guide says student living costs are over €8,000.

Parents say full time consultant needed at Limerick hospital for children with diabetes
# Type 1
# Type 1

Parents say full time consultant needed at Limerick hospital for children with diabetes

Jul 31st 2014, 6:30 AM 3,679 Views 7 Comments

The locum full time consultant post at the University Hospital Limerick is being replaced with a half time position.

# parents - Wednesday 30 July, 2014

Poll: How old is too old to still live with your parents?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: How old is too old to still live with your parents?

Jul 30th 2014, 9:39 AM 63,915 Views 133 Comments

Research today said rising rents could force people to stay living at home longer. At what age should a person fly the nest?

# parents - Sunday 27 July, 2014

The '100 millionth' Filipino baby was born this morning
# Tipping The Scales
# Tipping The Scales

The '100 millionth' Filipino baby was born this morning

Jul 27th 2014, 8:42 AM 13,269 Views 19 Comments

The little girl’s birth highlights the challenge of providing for the growing population of people in the country who are already living in poverty.

# parents - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

Urgent need for bereavement training for chaplains in maternity hospitals
# Stillbirth
# Stillbirth

Urgent need for bereavement training for chaplains in maternity hospitals

Jul 23rd 2014, 7:00 AM 7,851 Views 15 Comments

The UCC report states the care provided to families following the death of a baby influences their grief journey and plays a key part in their overall recovery.

# parents - Friday 18 July, 2014

Opinion: What will compulsory birth registration of unmarried fathers’ names mean for children?
# Families
# Families

Opinion: What will compulsory birth registration of unmarried fathers’ names mean for children?

Jul 18th 2014, 7:30 PM 3,044 Views 56 Comments

A child has a right to the identity of both parents, and radical new legislation seeks to underline this.

# parents - Saturday 12 July, 2014

How much does it cost to send your kid to school?
# Charity
# Charity

How much does it cost to send your kid to school?

Jul 12th 2014, 11:15 AM 15,451 Views 71 Comments

Barnardos wants to know about the price of socks, PE clothes and tablets.

# parents - Sunday 6 July, 2014

Meet a woman who's dancing her way out of feeling like an 'outsider'
# Dance Dance Dance
# Dance Dance Dance

Meet a woman who's dancing her way out of feeling like an 'outsider'

Jul 6th 2014, 4:15 PM 11,574 Views 3 Comments

Trad musician Caomhín O Raghallaigh is taking part in a new show by an Irish choreographer.

# parents - Friday 27 June, 2014

Father of gunman who killed six people says it's his 'duty' to prevent future mass killings
# Elliot Rodgers
# Elliot Rodgers

Father of gunman who killed six people says it's his 'duty' to prevent future mass killings

Jun 27th 2014, 5:38 PM 14,396 Views 33 Comments

Elliot Rodgers posted a video to YouTube before he killed six people and injured 13 others.

# parents - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

Pornography is no longer the biggest online worry for parents
# Exposure
# Exposure

Pornography is no longer the biggest online worry for parents

Jun 24th 2014, 1:30 PM 19,933 Views 39 Comments

A new survey has found that three in ten parents don’t monitor their children’s online activities.

# parents - Monday 23 June, 2014

What's the most embarrassing thing your child has done in a supermarket?
# Aisle Five
From The Daily Edge
# Aisle Five

What's the most embarrassing thing your child has done in a supermarket?

Jun 23rd 2014, 1:00 PM 31,347 Views 60 Comments

Never darken the doors of Tesco again.

# parents - Thursday 19 June, 2014

Improved mental health supports needed for Irish families
# Barnardos
# Barnardos

Improved mental health supports needed for Irish families

Jun 19th 2014, 7:15 AM 3,376 Views 4 Comments

Barnardos said that of action isn’t taken, lasting damage could be inflicted on children and parents.

# parents - Tuesday 3 June, 2014

Madeleine McCann search continues on scrubland in Praia da Luz
# Portugal
# Portugal

Madeleine McCann search continues on scrubland in Praia da Luz

Jun 3rd 2014, 11:10 AM 21,948 Views 55 Comments

Officers are thought to be using ground-penetrating radar equipment to probe the ground, looking for disturbed earth.

# parents - Monday 2 June, 2014

Madeleine McCann: Police search wasteland near holiday apartment
# Missing
# Missing

Madeleine McCann: Police search wasteland near holiday apartment

Jun 2nd 2014, 2:20 PM 26,283 Views 92 Comments

The area in Praia da Luz on the Algarve was cordoned off and police officers were seen in the area with sniffer dogs.

# parents - Friday 30 May, 2014

Alex White to meet with medical card campaigners this afternoon
# Promises
# Promises

Alex White to meet with medical card campaigners this afternoon

May 30th 2014, 1:45 PM 5,755 Views 19 Comments

The parents want reassurance those who had their cards removed before the announcement yesterday will get them back.

# parents - Thursday 22 May, 2014

'The kids know something's wrong': Staff at Tallaght Hospital crèche fight its closure
# Blindsided
# Blindsided

'The kids know something's wrong': Staff at Tallaght Hospital crèche fight its closure

May 22nd 2014, 6:45 AM 10,892 Views 8 Comments

Parents and employees have said they are “devastated” and “shocked” by the news.

# parents - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

'People are raging': Bríd Smith is capitalising on voter anger
# On The Canvass
# On The Canvass

'People are raging': Bríd Smith is capitalising on voter anger

May 21st 2014, 8:30 PM 10,910 Views 71 Comments

The People Before Profit MEP candidate has said she is “as equally in contention” as anyone to take the third seat in Dublin.

# parents - Sunday 18 May, 2014

7 ways your parents TOTALLY ruined your teenage life
# Growing Pains
From The Daily Edge
# Growing Pains

7 ways your parents TOTALLY ruined your teenage life

May 18th 2014, 1:00 PM 49,879 Views 25 Comments

It’s NOT FAIR. I didn’t ASK to be born.

# parents - Saturday 17 May, 2014

9 people who know the pain of having no middle name
# Forgotten Children
From The Daily Edge
# Forgotten Children

9 people who know the pain of having no middle name

May 17th 2014, 6:00 PM 77,751 Views 60 Comments

Why do your parents hate you?