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From TheJournal.ie More than 51,000 fathers have taken paternity leave since September 2016 Paternity Leave

More than 51,000 fathers have taken paternity leave since September 2016

51,409 fathers have been awarded leave since the scheme began.

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: 'Eating this mineral in pregnancy - and before conception - can boost how your child's brain develops' Opinion

Opinion: 'Eating this mineral in pregnancy - and before conception - can boost how your child's brain develops'

The evidence is very clear and yet we are among the countries in the world that is most deficient in this mineral, writes

From TheJournal.ie France launches nationwide probe into incidents of babies born with arm defects Investigation

France launches nationwide probe into incidents of babies born with arm defects

It has been confirmed that the results would be known in about three months.

From TheJournal.ie Company charged with offences following UK baby death investigation Ith Pharma Ltd

Company charged with offences following UK baby death investigation

The company is due to appear at Westminster Magistrates’ Court on Monday 17 December.

From TheJournal.ie Folic acid to be added to UK flour to reduce birth defects ... but no plans in Ireland to do so Folic Acid

Folic acid to be added to UK flour to reduce birth defects ... but no plans in Ireland to do so

According to the HSE, folic acid is important because it can help the nervous system develop in the unborn.

From TheJournal.ie Parents to get an extra two weeks' paid parental leave from next year Budget 2019

Parents to get an extra two weeks' paid parental leave from next year

The measure will be introduced from November 2019.

From TheJournal.ie China looks ready to scrap two-child policy by 2020 ... but few parents interested in more babies Baby Boom

China looks ready to scrap two-child policy by 2020 ... but few parents interested in more babies

The government has indicated it will scrap its policy which limits the number of children per family through tough fines.

From TheJournal.ie 76 hospital discharges of newborns with drug withdrawal symptoms last year Drug Addiction

76 hospital discharges of newborns with drug withdrawal symptoms last year

The figure of 76 represents a drop in the comparable figure for 2016, when there were a total of 92 discharges.

From TheJournal.ie Mother Teresa charity 'sold babies' born to unwed mothers India

Mother Teresa charity 'sold babies' born to unwed mothers

A nun and a staff member at Mother Teresa’s Missionaries of Charity were arrested today.

From TheJournal.ie Cabinet approves law to allow some same-sex partners to both register as parents on baby's birth certificate Cabinet

Cabinet approves law to allow some same-sex partners to both register as parents on baby's birth certificate

The move comes from government after years of campaigning for same-sex couples and LGBT advocates.

From TheJournal.ie Babies can distinguish difference between vocal and facial emotion Express Yourself

Babies can distinguish difference between vocal and facial emotion

The ability of babies to differentiate emotional expressions appears to develop during their first six months.

From TheJournal.ie 80 babies delivered at Holles St and Rotunda during storm ... including one Emma Snow Angels

80 babies delivered at Holles St and Rotunda during storm ... including one Emma

No one has been called Beast or East though.

From TheJournal.ie Unicef says 'world is failing newborns' as global baby mortality rates remain 'alarmingly high' Newborns

Unicef says 'world is failing newborns' as global baby mortality rates remain 'alarmingly high'

Ireland has ranked 164th in the global neonatal mortality rate.

From TheJournal.ie Serbs perturbed by dwindling numbers of babies being born in Balkan nation Don't Delay

Serbs perturbed by dwindling numbers of babies being born in Balkan nation

In 2016, 100,834 people died while just 64,734 were born.

From TheJournal.ie UK allows doctors to make babies using DNA from three people Genetics

UK allows doctors to make babies using DNA from three people

The technique is being used to help prevent women passing on fatal genetic diseases to their children.

From TheJournal.ie These are some of the most popular Irish baby names outside of Ireland Represent
From TheJournal.ie Joanne McNally: 'I don’t want children, but I’m not selfish' Column

Joanne McNally: 'I don’t want children, but I’m not selfish'

I also have the attention span of a ferret on six nespressos, writes Joanne McNally.

From TheJournal.ie More than 27,000 fathers have taken paternity leave so far Newborns

More than 27,000 fathers have taken paternity leave so far

“We have to take a wider societal view and not think of rearing children as something best done in one’s spare time, preferably by women,” Deirdre Clune said.

From TheJournal.ie 'Shocked and disappointed': Pressure mounts to restore funding for breastfeeding support initiative Babies

'Shocked and disappointed': Pressure mounts to restore funding for breastfeeding support initiative

The HSE said it plans to provide funding for a new, revised model.

12 of the quickest reactions to the royal baby announcement

Royal baby 3: RESURRECTION.

From TheJournal.ie 12 mothers share their best (and funniest) breastfeeding stories Happy Mammaries

12 mothers share their best (and funniest) breastfeeding stories

“In the throes of passion I suddenly realised I was spraying my boyfriend with a leaking left breast.”

From TheJournal.ie 92 hospital discharges of newborns with drug withdrawal symptoms last year Drug Addiction

92 hospital discharges of newborns with drug withdrawal symptoms last year

Babies with drug withdrawal symptoms undergo six to eight week of rehabilitation.

From TheJournal.ie By EU standards, Ireland is pumping out new babies Like Rabbits

By EU standards, Ireland is pumping out new babies

Ireland has the highest birth rate in the EU.

From TheJournal.ie An Austrian hospital gave parents the wrong babies and nobody knew for nearly 30 years Mix-up

An Austrian hospital gave parents the wrong babies and nobody knew for nearly 30 years

Doris Gruenwald only found out after she took a DNA test.

From TheJournal.ie HSE review of maternity complaints finds patients not treated with dignity or respect Infant Deaths

HSE review of maternity complaints finds patients not treated with dignity or respect

Health Minister Simon Harris said it is ‘regretted’ that it took such a long time for families to be heard on their babies’ deaths.

From TheJournal.ie New wireless cameras to revolutionise care of premature babies Babycam

New wireless cameras to revolutionise care of premature babies

The skin sensors currently used to monitor vital signs in babies born prematurely generate false alarms in up to 90% of cases.

From TheJournal.ie Watch: 'We took their babies and gifted them, sold them, trafficked them and starved them' Tuam Babies This post contains videos

Watch: 'We took their babies and gifted them, sold them, trafficked them and starved them'

Minister Zappone has agreed to a small scoping exercise to assess if the mother and baby home investigation can be expanded.

From TheJournal.ie Indian police find 19 female foetuses dumped in sewer Prenatal Gender Tests

Indian police find 19 female foetuses dumped in sewer

Women in India can face pressure to produce male children, who are seen as breadwinners.

From TheJournal.ie She was right: How Catherine Corless uncovered what happened in Tuam Tuam Babies

She was right: How Catherine Corless uncovered what happened in Tuam

“So many things get covered up these days, I am just so thankful that this has come out”.

From TheJournal.ie Ireland's breast milk bank is running very low on supply Premature Babies

Ireland's breast milk bank is running very low on supply

There’s only two weeks of supply left at the island’s only milk bank.

From TheJournal.ie Canadian woman found guilty of hiding six babies she gave birth to in storage locker Tragic

Canadian woman found guilty of hiding six babies she gave birth to in storage locker

Authorities are unable to determine the causes of the deaths.

From TheJournal.ie 'I was tested to the limit': How hypnobirthing is helping women during labour Pregnancy

'I was tested to the limit': How hypnobirthing is helping women during labour

“Some people think it’s new age, hippy dippy. It’s anything other than that. It’s very practical, down to earth.”

From TheJournal.ie Aoife and Saoirse, Finn and Noah - Ireland's ten most popular baby names Babies

Aoife and Saoirse, Finn and Noah - Ireland's ten most popular baby names

Girls’ names like Eabha and Shauna were not so popular while Feidhlim and Erik were on the bottom of the list of boys’ names.

From TheJournal.ie Say hello to the first babies born in Ireland in 2017 Welcome

Say hello to the first babies born in Ireland in 2017

Twin boys were born in the Rotunda Hospital in Dublin at one second past midnight.

From TheJournal.ie Dutch IVF clinic says 26 women may have been fertilised with the wrong sperm Fertilisation Error

Dutch IVF clinic says 26 women may have been fertilised with the wrong sperm

The clinic said there’s a chance the egg cells may have been fertilised by sperm other than that of the intended father.

From TheJournal.ie Busy Coombe Hospital welcomes seven babies to the world on Christmas Day Christmas Gift

Busy Coombe Hospital welcomes seven babies to the world on Christmas Day

Little Sean Kelly-Murray was the first to arrive.

From TheJournal.ie Over 120 children under the age of one were in state care last Christmas Babies

Over 120 children under the age of one were in state care last Christmas

The Child and Family Agency has a statutory duty to children who are not receiving adequate care and protection.

From TheJournal.ie The first three-parent baby in the UK could be born next year Fertility

The first three-parent baby in the UK could be born next year

The technique would allow mothers who carry disease-causing mutations in their genes to give birth to children free of the illness.

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