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Monday 5 June 2023 Dublin: 18°C

# new baby

Last year
# Mental Health
Ireland's first mother and baby mental health unit due to be developed by late 2024
Ireland currently has no facility like this for women experiencing severe mental health difficulties during pregnancy or after birth.
All time
# new baby
Higher Education Minister Simon Harris and wife announce birth of baby boy
The Taoiseach congratulated Harris and his wife Caoimhe on the arrival of their second child.
# new baby
Justice Minister plans to take maternity leave after having her baby
There are no legal provisions for TDs to take parental leave.
# in the nick of time
'We're all delighted': The first baby of the new year was born in Ireland just seconds after midnight
The baby boy was born at exactly seven seconds after 12 and came in weighing 3.26kg (7lbs 3oz).
# baby talk
A new mum got this letter begging her to stop talking about her baby on Facebook
We expect a lot of people will agree.
# new baby
Kate Middleton and Prince William expecting their second child
Prince George is getting a brother or sister.
# sisterly love
Little girl has the cutest reaction to mother's pregnancy announcement
Best day EVER.
# Mine
Two-year-old meets his baby brother for the first time
This could go either way.
# new arrival
Pre-match motivation: BOD and Hubes just had a baby girl
Don’t worry, we’re hearing that O’Driscoll did get some Zzz’s in before the England game.
Column: Christmas is different here in Ireland… but I love it
Larry Donnelly spent his life celebrating Christmas in the US. After marrying in Ireland, he’s encountered a different set of traditions.
# Hubes and Drico
Is this what Brian and Amy's baby will look like?
Will Amy Huberman and Brian O’Driscoll have the funniest, most talented child ever?
# Fatherhood
VIDEO: How to... calm down a newborn
Apparently making a sound like a motorboat does the trick.