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Saturday 9 December 2023 Dublin: 7°C

# my options

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My Options website has over 170,000 visits since last December
The majority of visitors to the site are female, around 82%
My Options web chat to be rolled out after concerns over phone line from disability campaigners
The new service should be in place by April.
Activist says scans are being offered with 'top-of-the-range' ultrasound machine at Dublin building
Eamonn Murphy, a veteran anti-abortion activist, displayed the machine at the Berkeley Street centre.
Man ordered by court to stop operating crisis pregnancy website under 'confusing' My Options name
Eamon Murphy sought to countersue the HSE, claiming that its My Options website was “fake in its intentions”.
High Court hears HSE claim that man allegedly set up misleading My Options website
The HSE is seeking an injunction restraining the defendant from using the My Options brand.
Bogus abortion site still appearing on Google - but new law would enable takedown of 'harmful' content
The creation of a digital safety commissioner has been mooted as a way of tackling the effects of harmful online content.
Multiple investigations under way over alleged leak of patient's details after abortion at NMH
Health Minister Simon Harris has said he is very concerned about the alleged case, and has launched an investigation.
HSE to investigate alleged leak of patient's details after abortion at Dublin maternity hospital
A message shared on Twitter alleges a woman was contacted via an unknown number and verbally harassed.
'What if someone is 11 weeks now?': Concerns that HSE's abortion helpline fails to provide for deaf people
The HSE says it is working to make the phone line accessible “as soon as possible”.
HSE warning over 'my options' unplanned pregnancy websites with anti-abortion message
The HSE’s official site My Options serves as a first point of contact for women dealing with an unplanned pregnancy.