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In this one-hour authored documentary Dearbhail McDonald, Business Editor with Independent News and Media examines Ireland's 'baby bust'. The documentary explores why as a society we're not having enough children to replace ourselves and what the impact of this will be. Dearbhail also shares part of her own fertility journey - her decision to have her eggs frozen. 

Fertility Shock will be broadcast on RTE 1 on Monday, March 4th 2019. 

Director: Vinny Beirne

Producer: Aoife Kavanagh

Camera: Joe Edwards and Alex Sapienza

Editor: Janice Toomey