Adoptees Should Have A Right To Medical History

Written 2 months ago by Sinead Hubble


The Tullamore woman who founded Aitheantas, a support group for adopted people, is blasting a proposed new law as fantasy.

The Government trumpets the Adoption Bill as correcting the balance between privacy and identity rights but Maree Ryan O’ Brien says that time and science has moved on.

She argues that websites such as Ancestor DNA are the real national contact register – and that good health depends on access to information: