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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 »

Mother whose face was rebuilt after a drunken car crash finally has the nose she always wanted

‘I look in the mirror now and like what I see’: Mother-of-five whose face was rebuilt from scratch after a drunken car crash 20 years ago finally has the straight nose she always wanted Andrea was thrown 20ft from her car after it flipped over two-to-three times Looked like ‘someone got a hammer and hit the… Read More »