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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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How hard is it for parents to opt their children out of religion in school?

How hard is it for parents to opt their children out of religion in school?

Wed, 18 September 2019

Following reports of a Catholic primary school refusing to give a child a 'homework pass' for not attending a religious ceremony with their classmates, this morning we're asking - how hard is it for parents to opt their children out of religion in school?

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Paracetamol During Pregnancy

Paracetamol During Pregnancy

Tue, 17 September 2019

Should we be avoiding taking paracetamol while pregnant? GP Dr Sinead Beirne joined us in studio to share her advice.

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Vicky Phelan

Vicky Phelan

Mon, 16 September 2019

It's hard to believe it was just over a year ago when Vicky Phelan made an emotionally charged statement from the steps of the Four Courts.

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New Music Friday

New Music Friday

Fri, 13 September 2019

We're keeping you up to date with all the hottest new music releases!

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Fireman Sam Sexist Debate

Fireman Sam Sexist Debate

Fri, 13 September 2019

Is Fireman Sam's job title sexist? A fire and rescue service in the UK thinks so - axing the popular character as its mascot !

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Ben Elton

Ben Elton

Tue, 10 September 2019

Ben Elton starts his first stand-up tour for nearly 15 years with shows in Dublin and Belfast later this month

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