Ireland’s Thalidomide survivors

Irish Farmer Journal, Health, 18 January 2013

It came in syrup or tablet form and had horrendous consequences.
Thousands of Irish women took the Thalidomide drug for morning sickness while they were pregnant between 1959 and 1962 – a drug that was marketed as being “as safe as
a sweet”. Margaret Hawkins reports.


    Irish Farmers Journal

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    18 January 2013


    Ireland’s Thalidomide survivors

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