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# Spina Bifida

This year
Taoiseach accused of 'callous broken promises' over spinal surgery delays for children
Last year
Judge directs CHI to provide all records of child who underwent 'botched' spinal surgery
Taoiseach, Health Minister to meet with families impacted by spinal surgery crisis
Reviews into spinal surgeries in Temple Street found one child returned to operating theatre 33 times
Families of surgery patients call for full investigation into spina bifida and scoliosis care
Varadkar on spinal surgery issues at Temple Street: 'I can't overstate how concerned I am'
HSE launches review after child dies and others suffer serious complications following spinal surgery
All time
Donnelly says child scoliosis patients should receive surgery within four months under new plan
Waiting lists for children's surgeries to be tackled by extending operating theatre hours
Mother blasts lack of apology after daughter with spina bifida treated by school staff wearing face masks
'It's been a long wait': Two anonymous callers donate €8k for spina bifida patient's wheelchair
'We were told she wouldn't walk': Young girl beats odds and competes in dance competition
This Irish man is running 24 marathons in 24 days
Women hesitant to take folic acid because it 'indicates they are actively trying to get pregnant'
Opinion: They said I would never walk – but I proved them wrong
Siobhan Mungovan
Children with Spina Bifida are massively under-served in Ireland: study
'The day my son was born was the longest, loneliest day of my life'
Intense competition in the blood for 17-year-old O'Brien, but she's missing one ingredient for Rio 2016
Sligo Rovers cup winners sign jersey for Spina Bifida charity auction
Readers' Panel Part One: What are you expecting from Budget 2013?