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Great Ormond Street may keep donations from scandal-hit Presidents Club dinner
# Decision Time
# Decision Time

Great Ormond Street may keep donations from scandal-hit Presidents Club dinner

Feb 19th 2018, 12:57 PM 12,348 Views 15 Comments

The Presidents Club closed down after reports of inappropriate behaviour at the male-only event in January.

'It should be nipped in the bud': UK hospitals 'aggressively recruiting' Irish nurses
# INMO
# INMO

'It should be nipped in the bud': UK hospitals 'aggressively recruiting' Irish nurses

Jan 16th 2018, 6:00 AM 19,410 Views 40 Comments

The Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation said that the issue is a serious one for hospitals.

Should Charlie Gard's name have been made public?
# Ethical Questions
# Ethical Questions

Should Charlie Gard's name have been made public?

Aug 3rd 2017, 6:10 AM 12,391 Views 29 Comments

In life or death cases involving children, should they be kept anonymous?

'Rest in peace, Charlie': Tributes pour in for 11-month-old baby at centre of legal battle who has died
# Charlie Gard
# Charlie Gard

'Rest in peace, Charlie': Tributes pour in for 11-month-old baby at centre of legal battle who has died

Jul 29th 2017, 7:53 AM 22,716 Views 18 Comments

His story dominates the UK papers, and figures such as the Pope and Prime Minister Theresa May have paid tribute.

Children's doctors have been getting death threats and abusive messages over Charlie Gard case
# Great Ormond Street
# Great Ormond Street

Children's doctors have been getting death threats and abusive messages over Charlie Gard case

Jul 22nd 2017, 7:04 PM 10,922 Views 24 Comments

Great Ormond Street Hospital says such behaviour is “deplorable”.

'If he was suffering we wouldn't be up here fighting': New evidence in Charlie Gard case
# Rare Disease
# Rare Disease

'If he was suffering we wouldn't be up here fighting': New evidence in Charlie Gard case

Jul 13th 2017, 7:46 PM 26,330 Views 40 Comments

Proceedings grew heated today, with Gard’s parents storming out of the courtroom at one point.

In 2014, a case similar to Charlie Gard's came before the Irish High Court
# Life Support
# Life Support

In 2014, a case similar to Charlie Gard's came before the Irish High Court

Jul 13th 2017, 12:05 AM 19,067 Views 6 Comments

The case centred on whether or not a baby who had a rare genetic condition should receive CPR or ventilation if their condition deteriorated.

Parents of Charlie Gard to bring 'new evidence' to court in bid for US treatment
# Great Ormond Street
# Great Ormond Street

Parents of Charlie Gard to bring 'new evidence' to court in bid for US treatment

Jul 10th 2017, 8:07 PM 12,795 Views 46 Comments

His father Chris Gard asked a barrister representing the hospital today: “When are you going to start telling the truth?”

'We're spending our last precious hours with him': Baby's life support to be switched off
# Charlie Gard
# Charlie Gard

'We're spending our last precious hours with him': Baby's life support to be switched off

Jun 29th 2017, 9:39 PM 31,097 Views 41 Comments

Charlie Gard’s parents have said they are “utterly heartbroken”.

Hospital in 'no rush' to turn off baby's life support machine after parents lose appeal
# Charlie Gard
# Charlie Gard

Hospital in 'no rush' to turn off baby's life support machine after parents lose appeal

Jun 27th 2017, 7:55 PM 34,442 Views 45 Comments

Charlie Gard’s parents have described the court ruling as “upsetting”.

Man and woman arrested over attempted abduction of baby from London hospital
# Great Ormond Street
# Great Ormond Street

Man and woman arrested over attempted abduction of baby from London hospital

Mar 9th 2017, 12:10 PM 18,114 Views 8 Comments

The pair showed staff an image of a premature baby in an incubator, which they claimed was theirs.

"Like she had come to life...": Coolock girl undergoes breakthrough kidney treatment in London
# Megan Carter
# Megan Carter

"Like she had come to life...": Coolock girl undergoes breakthrough kidney treatment in London

Jul 9th 2014, 7:45 AM 10,225 Views 14 Comments

It’s the first time the procedure has been carried out in the UK on a child…

Irish girl accepted for kidney exchange programme
# Swapsies
# Swapsies

Irish girl accepted for kidney exchange programme

Apr 6th 2013, 11:15 AM 8,188 Views 14 Comments

Eddie Carter will donate his kidney to a stranger and his daughter Megan will receive another donor’s organ in return.