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# maternity restrictions

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Donnelly says Dept 'doing everything it can' on maternity restrictions after woman labours in car park
Protesters take calls for end to maternity restrictions to gates of Leinster House
Women feel doctors 'normalise' loss of pregnancy, and first-time mothers 'not listened to', report finds
RTÉ defends The Rotunda series after criticism over filming at maternity hospital during Covid
'Huge disappointment' about new draft maternity restriction guidance, advocates say
New draft guidelines say maternity restrictions should be 'minimum' needed to curb virus
Restrictions on maternity services exacerbate mental health difficulties, experts warn
Opinion: Excluding partners from maternity care is no longer excusable - there is a better way
Linda Kelly
Rotunda Master: Higher vaccination uptake among inpatients would allow restrictions to be eased
Maternity care: 'Inconsistencies' in updated hospital guidelines 'distressing'
Opinion: Maternity hospitals have no excuses left - they must lift restrictions
Natalie Britton
Four maternity units not allowing partners attend emergency pregnancy cases
Maternity partner restrictions raised again in Dáil as Taoiseach told all units compliant
Taoiseach: 'There's no reason why partners cannot attend maternity scans - it should not be happening'
'Nothing has changed': Continued calls for easing of maternity partner restrictions
I found out I was having a miscarriage this week. My husband wasn't allowed into the hospital.