Fri, 22 Jan, 2016
THE Government has again been accused of failing children, as figures from the Irish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children show there were almost 450,000 calls to its helpline in the first six months of the year.
Wed, 28 Jul, 2010
FORMER Minister for Health, Micheál Martin forwarded the Commission on Assisted Human Reproduction (CAHR) report to the Joint Oireachtas Committee on Health and Children four years ago but its members failed to ever publish a report on proposed legislation.
Wed, 16 Dec, 2009
THE Supreme Court is due to rule today on an appeal by a woman in her 40s against the High Court’s refusal to order a Dublin fertility clinic to release three frozenembryos to her for the purpose of pregnancy against her estranged husband’s wishes.
Tue, 15 Dec, 2009
MORE than 10,000 children were awaiting public orthodontic treatment last year, despite the appointment of 13 additional specialist orthodontists in 2005, new figures disclosed yesterday to the Joint Oireachtas Committee on Health and Children show.
Fri, 02 Feb, 2007