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# Family life

This year
Overuse of smartphones by parents 'can affect infants'
Researchers have found technological interruption and interference in family life can have “far-reaching implications” on an infant.
All time
Former world number one Wozniacki announces retirement at 29
The Dane will hang up her racket after next month’s Australian Open.
Pro-life groups secured access to the names and addresses of Irish voters ahead of the referendum
An investigation by and OpenDemocracy has found that at least two pro-life groups have applied for copies of the register for different local authorities.
Cold sweats, guilt trips and Sunday Night Fear: The reality of life as a working parent
Ignoring Gwyneth Paltrow is essential for survival, writes Ciara McDonnell.
'When somebody you love is ill you feel embarrassed for your own luck'
Akhil Sharma’s Family Life has scooped the €100,000 International Dublin Literary Award.
How the best countries in the world have changed since 1988
Ireland isn’t doing too badly, according to the Economist Intelligence Unit…
10 interesting moments from day three of the Oireachtas hearings on abortion
Thursday was the final day of Oireachtas hearings on how to implement legislation for the X case with religious and advocacy groups having their thoughts heard.
New service aims to help children bond with separated parents
Three new pilot Child Contact Centres will offer a safe place for children to spend time with parents they do not live with.