The woman who is in her late 20s has been transferred from Dublin’s Beaumont Hospital to the Midland Regional Hospital in Mullingar.
It is understood that some family members have asked for her life support machine to be switched off. Doctors are seeking legal advice regarding the Constitutional position in relation to the Protection of Life During Pregnancy Act.
A pregnant woman who is clinically brain dead is being kept on a life support machine against the wishes of her parents.
It’s official. We’re just incubators. Walking wombs and nothing more.