Monday 24 April 2017

No matter what, giving birth shouldn't have to be like this

Giving birth is a huge event in a woman's life
Giving birth is a huge event in a woman's life

Barbara Scully

It's a cold, wet, thoroughly miserable Friday afternoon in Dublin.

Arriving home at about 5pm I am delighted not to have to go out again. I turn on the radio and fill the kettle to make tea.

"A newborn baby girl has been found alone and abandoned in West Dublin. She is currently being treated in Tallaght Hospital where her condition is described as stable."

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