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#premature babies

# premature-babies - Saturday 6 October, 2018

Call to Brexit-proof Ireland's supply of breast milk for premature babies
# Milk Bank
# Milk Bank

Call to Brexit-proof Ireland's supply of breast milk for premature babies

Oct 6th 2018, 7:00 AM 13,351 Views 16 Comments

The human milk bank in Co Fermanagh currently provides milk to neonatal units in both Northern Ireland and the Republic.

# premature-babies - Friday 17 November, 2017

'Until you have a premature baby, you don't know what you're up against'
# World Prematurity Day
# World Prematurity Day

'Until you have a premature baby, you don't know what you're up against'

Nov 17th 2017, 6:01 AM 16,161 Views 13 Comments

Today is World Prematurity Day.

# premature-babies - Wednesday 1 March, 2017

Ireland's breast milk bank is running very low on supply
# Premature Babies
# Premature Babies

Ireland's breast milk bank is running very low on supply

Mar 1st 2017, 6:10 AM 14,185 Views 20 Comments

There’s only two weeks of supply left at the island’s only milk bank.

# premature-babies - Friday 11 November, 2016

"It can be hard to cope" - Ireland wants parents of premature babies to get heavily involved in their care
# Better Together
# Better Together

"It can be hard to cope" - Ireland wants parents of premature babies to get heavily involved in their care

Nov 11th 2016, 6:10 AM 11,531 Views 2 Comments

A new guide for parents of pre-term children is to be launched today in Dublin.

# premature-babies - Sunday 15 November, 2015

'I could have gone into labour at any stage': What it's like to have four children at once
# Premature Babies
# Premature Babies

'I could have gone into labour at any stage': What it's like to have four children at once

Nov 15th 2015, 9:00 PM 23,101 Views 10 Comments

Amanda Rogers knew from the start of her pregnancy that her babies would weigh less than two pounds.

# premature-babies - Sunday 19 April, 2015

All seven of Jacqui's children have been born prematurely
# Vital Services
# Vital Services

All seven of Jacqui's children have been born prematurely

Apr 19th 2015, 9:00 PM 32,443 Views 45 Comments

“You’re waiting for the cry and it doesn’t arrive.”

# premature-babies - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

Leo met some very small, very cute babies today
# New Icu
# New Icu

Leo met some very small, very cute babies today

Feb 25th 2015, 3:06 PM 15,715 Views 24 Comments

‘There’ll be trouble … his grandparents didn’t even get to hold him yet!’

# premature-babies - Friday 14 November, 2014

Seven in ten parents of premature babies want more psychological support
# Neonatal
# Neonatal

Seven in ten parents of premature babies want more psychological support

Nov 14th 2014, 11:12 AM 5,917 Views 8 Comments

Some 4,500 babies are born prematurely in Ireland each year.

# premature-babies - Friday 20 January, 2012

# premature-babies - Thursday 4 August, 2011

Baby saved from live burial after undertakers heard her cry
# Brazil
# Brazil

Baby saved from live burial after undertakers heard her cry

Aug 4th 2011, 12:31 PM 2,752 Views 7 Comments

The baby girl was thought to have died shortly after birth in Brazil. She was rushed back to hospital but later passed away.

# premature-babies - Thursday 30 June, 2011

Irish firm hopes to save premature babies with new research
# Premature Babies
# Premature Babies

Irish firm hopes to save premature babies with new research

Jun 30th 2011, 2:53 PM 502 Views 0 Comments

The company is developing a treatment for dangerously low blood pressure, also known as ‘neonatal shock’.