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Challenges of motherhood

Tue, 23 October 2018

Challenges of motherhood

While sleepless nights may top the list for many of us when we think of tough motherhood experiences, the journey into motherhood brings with it a wide range of new emotions and experiences.

According to new research by every mum dot, ie a large portion of Irish mums feel they have lost their identity since becoming a mother, and one in six have wanted to "disappear" at some point since giving birth.

Although the majority of women say motherhood has made them happier, most say that they feel overwhelmed, lonely and anxious since giving birth.

To discuss this future, we were joined by Mother of two, Geraldine Walsh and Clinical Psychotherapist Joanna Fortune.

Watch their full interview below.

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Debunking Facemask Myths

Debunking Facemask Myths

Fri, 31 July 2020

Over the past few months there have been many myths going around about the coronavirus, some more worrying than others. So, how do we know what is fact and what is fiction?

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Chat with Stacey Solomon

Chat with Stacey Solomon

Thu, 30 July 2020

She was the Essex girl that won over the hearts of a nation with her vocal talents on X Factor, and since 2009, Stacey Solomon's fan base has grown, largely in part due to her down to earth nature.

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Baby Boxes

Baby Boxes

Wed, 29 July 2020

All new parents in Ireland are to be given a free baby box with things like blankets, nappies, clothes and other essentials, within the lifetime of the current Government.

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Helping Children with Anxiety

Helping Children with Anxiety

Tue, 28 July 2020

It’s completely normal for children to feel anxiety at different stages of their development, but what happens when these anxieties begin to take over their lives and effect their overall happiness?

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Autism Friendly Learning

Autism Friendly Learning

Mon, 27 July 2020

The Covid-19 pandemic has seen children with autism especially struggle with the loss of routine and structure.

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Eileen Walsh

Eileen Walsh

Fri, 17 July 2020

And as Ireland begins to ease out of lockdown and looks toward a new future for Irish theatre, she’s now taking part in a series of digital plays, hoping to keep the creativity flowing! 

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