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# Childbirth

Last year
Physios: Incontinence, piles and painful sex - issues new mothers face that no one talks about
Eimear Lynch and Aoife Harvey
Olympic medallist Tori Bowie died due to childbirth complications - reports
Olympic medallist Tori Bowie died due to childbirth complications - reports
All time
'Nothing can actually prepare you': 8 mums share how they dealt with their fears about giving birth
HSE apologises to women callers to Joe Duffy's Liveline who shared their traumatic childbirth experiences
New study seeks first-time mothers in Ireland who experienced trauma during childbirth
'I almost died after giving birth to my daughter'
'Incontinence, groin pain, I find it hard to walk and physical relations with my husband are impossible'
'Until you have a premature baby, you don't know what you're up against'
9 things I wish I'd known about breastfeeding
'I was tested to the limit': How hypnobirthing is helping women during labour
Updated: Minister's relief as 'vital' new National Maternity Hospital gets the go-ahead
Three babies delivered by ambulance crews last night
One third of women have their baby by caesarean section
'I used a razor blade and often cut ten girls a day'
Construction site to delivery room: How I became one of Ireland's few male midwives
Dan Oakes
This woman's way of alleviating labour pains has gone viral
This baby girl was delivered by Dublin firefighters this morning
Family of girl who suffered cerebral palsy at birth: 'Hospital apology is utterly meaningless'
This mum's body is inspiring women everywhere (but not why you think)
'My last hours with Sally were taken away from me'
'Ireland's maternity units are facing chronic and dangerous understaffing'
Sinéad Redmond
Doctor accused of female genital mutilation of woman after childbirth
Opinion: Postnatal depression filled me with an all-consuming, terrifying and explosive rage
Fiona Kennedy
When governments cut health spending, more women die in childbirth
'I was just 27 and I was butchered': Symphysiotomy survivors in their own words
Symphysiotomy compensation scheme announced - but how many survivors will apply?
Opinion: The 'frozen eggs' debate is really a societal issue – don't vilify corporations over it
Claire Micks
Opinion: What happens when a pregnant woman or nursing mother gets sent to jail?
Dr. Mary Rogan
Woman who received controversial womb transplant gives birth to baby boy
"Time of the essence" in symphysiotomy redress as three survivors die
"It's like watching Alien": Men watch a baby being born for the first time
Backpacker charged with concealing birth of her baby is allowed to come back to Ireland
UN tells Ireland to open an investigation into symphysiotomy
Symphysiotomy couple want to find their child's burial place
€34 million redress scheme for Irish women whose pelvises were broken during childbirth
Mothers more likely to suffer depression four years after childbirth
'I got a feeling looking at my new baby that he'd be better off without me'
Column: I carried my baby to term, knowing when he was born I would have to bury him
Michelle Meehan
Stark differences between childbirth procedures in public and private hospitals