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Harris wants VAT removed on condoms and menstrual cups
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Harris wants VAT removed on condoms and menstrual cups

Aug 12th 2019, 12:10 AM 22,598 Views 43 Comments

Currently,13.5% VAT applies to condoms, but the minister wants this brought down to 0%.

Harris says condoms will be distributed across third level colleges in the final months of the year
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Harris says condoms will be distributed across third level colleges in the final months of the year

Aug 5th 2019, 7:30 AM 20,452 Views 97 Comments

The provision of contraceptives was one of the recommendations made by the Oireachtas committee on the Eighth Amendment.

PrEP programme to reduce HIV rates to be rolled out later this year
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PrEP programme to reduce HIV rates to be rolled out later this year

Updated Jun 14th 2019, 10:36 AM 14,536 Views 46 Comments

Rapid testing will be rolled out in Dublin, Cork, Galway and Limerick.

Harris lobbied by pharmacists' group and pharma company on free contraception
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Harris lobbied by pharmacists' group and pharma company on free contraception

Jan 26th 2019, 12:05 AM 17,700 Views 44 Comments

The Oireachtas Committee on the Eighth Amendment recommended free contraception for all women.

New self-lubricating condoms can reduce infection risk and withstand '1,000 thrusts'
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New self-lubricating condoms can reduce infection risk and withstand '1,000 thrusts'

Oct 17th 2018, 2:45 PM 47,294 Views 75 Comments

This condom was more likely to retain its “slipperiness”, researchers found.

Giving women free access to the pill will require a change in the law
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Giving women free access to the pill will require a change in the law

Sep 27th 2018, 2:52 PM 14,306 Views 57 Comments

As part of this year’s budget talks, the minister plans to increase the availability of free condoms.

Ready to burst: 12-pack Durex condoms recalled over fault concerns
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Ready to burst: 12-pack Durex condoms recalled over fault concerns

Jul 30th 2018, 7:07 PM 76,645 Views 51 Comments

The batches of ‘Real Feel’ and ‘Latex Free’ condoms have expiry dates December 2020 and February 2021.

'Unacceptable': Order of Malta not happy as Pope Francis launches inquiry
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'Unacceptable': Order of Malta not happy as Pope Francis launches inquiry

Dec 24th 2016, 4:40 PM 23,379 Views 57 Comments

The order’s grand chancellor was dismissed recently, amid reports of a policy row over the use of condoms.

Marijuana, assisted suicide, gun control - there was a lot on the table for US voters in this election
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# Big Issues

Marijuana, assisted suicide, gun control - there was a lot on the table for US voters in this election

Nov 9th 2016, 7:21 AM 11,025 Views 3 Comments

There was more than just the presidency at stake in yesterday’s vote.

Poll: Do you think the 'male pill' will take off?
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# Your Say

Poll: Do you think the 'male pill' will take off?

Oct 28th 2016, 9:52 AM 19,632 Views 53 Comments

The 96% effectiveness rate is similar to that achieved by the female combined pill.

Ethiopia was given 69 million condoms... but might have to throw them all out
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Ethiopia was given 69 million condoms... but might have to throw them all out

Jun 23rd 2016, 3:19 PM 27,697 Views 34 Comments

The condoms, worth millions, failed basic tests.

Rio Olympics sets record - in free condoms
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# Little Shirts Of Venus

Rio Olympics sets record - in free condoms

May 22nd 2016, 9:30 PM 21,495 Views 18 Comments

An average of 42 condoms per athlete.

Extra-strong condoms for Australia's Olympians
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# Safety First

Extra-strong condoms for Australia's Olympians

May 17th 2016, 1:50 PM 12,579 Views 10 Comments

There has been widespread anxiety globally surrounding the threat of Zika, which is rampant in Brazil.

Someone in Tesco put Durex in the most inappropriate aisle possible
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# Condoms

Someone in Tesco put Durex in the most inappropriate aisle possible

Feb 25th 2016, 9:30 AM 5,338 Views 0 Comments

Nooooo.

New laws in Germany will make clients of sex-workers wear condoms
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New laws in Germany will make clients of sex-workers wear condoms

Feb 2nd 2016, 9:37 PM 15,794 Views 44 Comments

The laws will come into effect in July 2017 if they receive parliamentary backing.

This student found an excellent college 'care package' hidden in their dorm room wall
# Man I Love College
# Man I Love College

This student found an excellent college 'care package' hidden in their dorm room wall

Sep 3rd 2015, 11:09 AM 9,561 Views 1 Comment

THE DREAM.

Which fruit or veg does your penis resemble? These condoms need to know
# Courgette
# Courgette

Which fruit or veg does your penis resemble? These condoms need to know

Aug 31st 2015, 7:13 PM 15,992 Views 6 Comments

Are you a cucumber, or a turnip.

Fraudsters in Kerry are using condoms and razor blades as part of a scam
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Fraudsters in Kerry are using condoms and razor blades as part of a scam

Aug 14th 2015, 6:10 AM 64,929 Views 37 Comments

GardaĆ­ are warning shop owners to be on the lookout.

A woman has designed spray-on condoms and everyone is talking about them
# Spray It On
# Spray It On

A woman has designed spray-on condoms and everyone is talking about them

Jul 30th 2015, 10:46 AM 5,108 Views 6 Comments

What a time to be alive.

A day in an STI clinic: Peter never got tested because 'he only sleeps with pretty girls'
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A day in an STI clinic: Peter never got tested because 'he only sleeps with pretty girls'

Jul 28th 2015, 10:36 PM 56,046 Views 34 Comments

Dr Aisling Loy tells us about a day in her Dublin clinic.

This tweet proving men can never be too big for condoms has gone ridiculously viral
# Biggie Smalls
# Biggie Smalls

This tweet proving men can never be too big for condoms has gone ridiculously viral

Jul 15th 2015, 7:09 PM 13,692 Views 16 Comments

And it’s sparking quite the outrage amongst some people, too.

12 things women want men to know about sex
# Sex Ed
# Sex Ed

12 things women want men to know about sex

Jul 5th 2015, 8:15 PM 253,214 Views 6 Comments

Don’t pat us on the head when we’re *down there*, for a start.

Teenagers invent a condom that changes colour if you have an STI
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Teenagers invent a condom that changes colour if you have an STI

Jun 24th 2015, 10:40 PM 18,531 Views 28 Comments

It’s all about the molecules.

These teenagers have invented condoms that change colour if you have an STD
# Bravo Johnny
# Bravo Johnny

These teenagers have invented condoms that change colour if you have an STD

Jun 24th 2015, 2:32 PM 4,570 Views 6 Comments

And the whole world is now OBSESSED.

The HSE is about to buy up half a million condoms
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The HSE is about to buy up half a million condoms

May 22nd 2015, 8:48 AM 16,995 Views 54 Comments

And 200,000 packets of lubricant to boot.

A teenage girl was suspended for these incredibly spot-on answers to a sex ed quiz
# An Education
# An Education

A teenage girl was suspended for these incredibly spot-on answers to a sex ed quiz

May 5th 2015, 7:39 PM 15,284 Views 5 Comments

Condoms are gross, I hate them.” “So are babies.”

The boss who distributes condoms to stop maternity leave
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The boss who distributes condoms to stop maternity leave

Mar 5th 2015, 10:53 AM 21,199 Views 31 Comments

Linda Wayman, head of a major Australian radio company, said a third of her staff are either on maternity leave or covering maternity leave.

US police investigate 'suspicious package' in bus station, find thousands of condoms
# Surprise
# Surprise

US police investigate 'suspicious package' in bus station, find thousands of condoms

Feb 1st 2015, 10:00 AM 2,312 Views 0 Comments

Very suspicious, alright.

Pizza-patterned condoms are the form of contraception you've been waiting for
# Pizza Condom
# Pizza Condom

Pizza-patterned condoms are the form of contraception you've been waiting for

Jan 29th 2015, 12:06 PM 2,773 Views 4 Comments

For reasons.

A woman put a condom on her leg to prove that men can't be 'too big' to wear them
# Condom Sock
# Condom Sock

A woman put a condom on her leg to prove that men can't be 'too big' to wear them

Jan 9th 2015, 8:34 AM 9,862 Views 4 Comments

Someone’s got a bit of time on their hands.

Here's what a condom has to go through to be endorsed by the UN
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Here's what a condom has to go through to be endorsed by the UN

Dec 7th 2014, 4:00 PM 15,770 Views 18 Comments

On a related note, the median duration of sex is 7.3 minutes. So now you know.

Poverty, violence and myths about condoms: What's spreading HIV?
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# South Africa

Poverty, violence and myths about condoms: What's spreading HIV?

Sep 28th 2014, 8:45 AM 12,195 Views 11 Comments

In South Africa, more than 6 million of the country’s 52 million population are HIV positive.

Faustino Asprilla is bringing out his own range of fruit-flavoured condoms
# 90s Hero
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# 90s Hero

Faustino Asprilla is bringing out his own range of fruit-flavoured condoms

Sep 25th 2014, 11:10 AM 3,829 Views 0 Comments

Anyone for guava…?

Durex forced to deny existence of 'pumpkin spice' condoms after image goes viral
# Pumpkin Spice
# Pumpkin Spice

Durex forced to deny existence of 'pumpkin spice' condoms after image goes viral

Sep 9th 2014, 10:35 AM 3,531 Views 1 Comment

The denial came after an image of the supposed condom went viral over the weekend.

Going to EP? Here's a few things that people are telling you to do
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Going to EP? Here's a few things that people are telling you to do

Aug 29th 2014, 7:15 AM 16,793 Views 13 Comments

Bring your common sense.

This condom is tougher, more sensitive and funded by Bill Gates
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This condom is tougher, more sensitive and funded by Bill Gates

Jun 7th 2014, 5:30 PM 38,651 Views 59 Comments

The University of Wollongong could receive $1 million from the Microsoft billionaire for their design.

Box of liquid cocaine-filled condoms sent to the Vatican
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Box of liquid cocaine-filled condoms sent to the Vatican

Mar 23rd 2014, 10:51 AM 21,267 Views 61 Comments

The package – sent from South America – was intercepted in Germany at an airport.

Teens told by Pure in Heart that condoms fail one in six times
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Teens told by Pure in Heart that condoms fail one in six times

Mar 10th 2014, 10:55 PM 72,150 Views 0 Comments

And in separate claims, students who attended a retreat in Knock also said they were told by speakers that they would lose certain hormones the more often they had sex.

These 11 designs could be the condoms of the future
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These 11 designs could be the condoms of the future

Feb 22nd 2014, 4:00 PM 38,675 Views 19 Comments

Bill Gates asked for it and these designers delivered.

7 very Irish sex education stories
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# Having It Off

7 very Irish sex education stories

Feb 19th 2014, 12:58 PM 41,654 Views 87 Comments

“When a man and a woman love each other very much…”

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