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‘That day, I vowed to try to change things’ – Trinity professor says encounter with distressed mother and son drives her work

Professor Mary McCarron is author of over 100 publications on ageing. Photo: Gerry Mooney ‘That day, I vowed to try to change things’ – Trinity professor says encounter with distressed mother and son drives her work Independent.ie It was when she first trained as an intellectual disability (ID) nurse at Stewarts Hospital and later worked… Read More »

Huge change to abortion looming

The coming federal election is looming as a major showdown on abortion with Labor today pledging free, public hospital terminations should it win office. State governments would have the provision of abortion tied to federal health funding. The policy is included in what the Opposition says is the first National Sexual and Reproductive Health Strategy… Read More »