Fianna Fáil’s health spokesperson Stephen Donnelly has criticised the “massive lottery post code” when it comes to children’s health services.
Fri, 06 Dec, 2019
The Christmas lights were officially switched on at Temple Street Children's Hospital by patient Jake and The Coronas.
Thu, 05 Dec, 2019
The country’s three main children’s hospitals have begun postponing elective procedures due to mounting pressure on the system ahead of the peak winter months.
Tue, 26 Nov, 2019
A mother has urged the public to learn first aid after her two-year-old son nearly choked on peanuts on a family break in Kerry.
Wed, 14 Aug, 2019
Zac Higgins, from Mahon in Cork city, was diagnosed with a diffuse axonal injury (DAI) to the brain after he was hit by a car in March.
Mon, 15 Jul, 2019
The incident occurred at around 2pm when the boy was struck by a car while cycling on a minor road at Heathfield in Pollagh.
Sun, 14 Jul, 2019
Dundalk has raised more than €7,000 for Temple Street Children’s Hospital under the club’s new purple-patterned ‘third kit’ initiative revealed to fans last March.
Wed, 03 Jul, 2019
Courts poor boxes paid out €1.7m to charities, hospitals and sporting organisations in 2018.
Thu, 16 May, 2019
Zac Higgins, from Mahon in Cork city, was diagnosed with a diffuse axonal injury (DAI) to the brain following the incident.
Mon, 13 May, 2019
A toddler who was diagnosed with a brain injury after he was knocked down in a hit and run last month is sitting up, smiling and laughing but cannot yet speak or walk.
Thu, 25 Apr, 2019
A two-year-old boy who was knocked down in a hit and run in Mahon on the south side of Cork city has been diagnosed with a diffuse axonal injury (DAI) to the brain.
Mon, 08 Apr, 2019
The entire Mahon community is rallying around the family of toddler Zac Higgins, who was injured in a hit-and-run a week ago.
Mon, 01 Apr, 2019
Two-year-old Zac Higgins incurred serious injuries when he ran onto the road while playing with a ball near Castle Meadows on the Skehard Road in Mahon in Cork city at about 4pm on Monday.
Fri, 29 Mar, 2019
Gardaí have arrested a juvenile in his late teens today in connection with a hit-and-run incident in Cork yesterday.
Tue, 26 Mar, 2019
Six young children have been treated for serious sunburn at Temple Street Hospital in the last 10 days.
Tue, 03 Jul, 2018
The State’s national body tasked with developing services for victims of child sexual abuse has not met since October 2016.
Sat, 07 Apr, 2018
Dublin’s TG4 All-Ireland final player of the match Noelle Healy has challenged her team-mates to retain their title in 2018.
Tue, 26 Sep, 2017
A fire which has left a mother and three young children in hospital is now being treated as suspicious, according to investigating Gardaí.
Tue, 19 Sep, 2017
An 18-year-old man has been remanded on bail after he was charged with a serious assault on his 10-week-old baby daughter.
Thu, 17 Aug, 2017
A three-year-old boy is in a serious but stable condition after falling from an apartment in Longford town.
Wed, 19 Jul, 2017
Irish parents have been urged to play traditional games with their children to help combat the obesity crisis among children.
Wed, 05 Jul, 2017
CCTV footage revealed the final movements of Ronan Kennedy, aged three years and ten months, at the Quality Hotel in Youghal, Co Cork.
Wed, 29 Mar, 2017
As Mother's day falls on Sunday, Temple Street Hospital decided to give their little patients and staff the chance to give their Ma's a big shout out.
Fri, 24 Mar, 2017
Here's your lunchtime bulletin.
Fri, 24 Mar, 2017
An x-ray report found in a department store, a cancer patient’s chart left on the roof of a car before driving away, and a child’s mental-health records accidentally faxed to Bank of Ireland.
Mon, 20 Feb, 2017
The final amount of money raised will be announced on the 23rd December on Ireland AM.
Tue, 13 Dec, 2016
9,600 calls are made to the National Poisons Information Centre each year, with 56% of them relating to children under 10.
Thu, 08 Dec, 2016
Thu, 08 Dec, 2016
The family of a 15-year-old boy who drowned in the River Shannon heard today how a lifebuoy which could have possibly saved their son's life had been removed by vandals.
Fri, 11 Nov, 2016
An 11-year-old boy has died in hospital today following a traffic collision in Navan, Co Meath on October 16.
Sun, 23 Oct, 2016
Although she lives her life as an open book there was some things we heard for the very first time.
Wed, 05 Oct, 2016
HAS the word ‘yuck’ ruined more than one family mealtime?
Fri, 16 Sep, 2016
The father of a two-year-old boy who fell from a rooftop balcony last Saturday has said doctors have "worked miracles" to keep his son alive,.
Thu, 07 Jul, 2016
A two-year old boy who fell from the sixth floor of a hotel in Limerick yesterday is being treated for multiple injuries in a Dublin hospital,.
Sun, 03 Jul, 2016
One in five children receives more than €1,000 for their First Communion — while their parents are feeling the strain of paying for it.
Wed, 20 Apr, 2016
Staff at a unit treating child sex abuse victims are coming under increasing pressure from the courts and the DPP to release intimate details over and above that related to abuse concerns.
Mon, 30 Nov, 2015
Wed, 11 Nov, 2015
Sat, 10 Oct, 2015
Damien Duff has been swotting up on Cork City ahead of his expected Shamrock Rovers debut against Cork City tonight at Tallaght Stadium (7.05pm).
Mon, 17 Aug, 2015
A 14-year-old boy has died in hospital after a swimming accident in Athlone.
Thu, 11 Jun, 2015
A teenager is in a critical condition in hospital after getting into difficulty while swimming in Athlone.
Thu, 11 Jun, 2015
WHY is one in four Irish schoolchildren overweight or obese? Poor diet. Tick. Lack of exercise. Tick. Lack of sleep. Tick.
Sat, 02 May, 2015
A man has confessed to gardaí his role in a hit-and-run collision during the bank holiday weekend that left a toddler fatally injured.
Wed, 08 Apr, 2015