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# premature-baby - Sunday 8 September, 2019

'The doctors have no idea how to treat her condition': Giving birth to Ireland's smallest surviving baby
# Rare Condition
# Rare Condition

'The doctors have no idea how to treat her condition': Giving birth to Ireland's smallest surviving baby

Sep 8th 2019, 4:00 PM 83,305 Views 13 Comments

Katie Keogh writes about her baby Charlotte who was born with an extremely rare condition.

# premature-baby - Monday 2 October, 2017

'My son had a 10% chance of survival and I only had 8 weeks paid leave when I got him home'
# Premature Baby
# Premature Baby

'My son had a 10% chance of survival and I only had 8 weeks paid leave when I got him home'

Oct 2nd 2017, 6:05 AM 28,747 Views 33 Comments

Calls for extended maternity leave and benefit for mothers of premature babies.

# premature-baby - Friday 16 May, 2014

A tiny baby weighing less than a pound was born this week
# Intensive Care
# Intensive Care

A tiny baby weighing less than a pound was born this week

May 16th 2014, 2:43 PM 27,503 Views 36 Comments

Decklan Maize was born four months premature to a Californian couple.

# premature-baby - Sunday 17 November, 2013

Former patients and families honour World Prematurity Day
# Coombe Hospital
# Coombe Hospital

Former patients and families honour World Prematurity Day

Nov 17th 2013, 5:21 PM 9,603 Views 12 Comments

Over 9,000 babies are delivered in the Coombe hospital every year, with over 1,000 infants admitted to the neonatal special care unit.

# premature-baby - Wednesday 11 April, 2012

'Stillborn' baby found alive in Argentine morgue
# Baby
# Baby

'Stillborn' baby found alive in Argentine morgue

Apr 11th 2012, 2:49 PM 8,136 Views 17 Comments

The parents of the baby girl noticed she was breathing after going to view her in the morgue – 12 hours after she was pronounced dead.