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'Sex workers are seen as either criminal or victim, but we're just people trying to survive'
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'Sex workers are seen as either criminal or victim, but we're just people trying to survive'

Apr 10th 2021, 8:00 PM 49,459 Views 0 Comments

Kate McGrew on how the Covid-19 pandemic, legislation and stigma are making life more difficult for sex workers in Ireland.

Young people who talk to parents about relationships 'significantly more likely' to use contraception during sex
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Young people who talk to parents about relationships 'significantly more likely' to use contraception during sex

Nov 10th 2020, 6:20 AM 16,854 Views 9 Comments

The findings are included in a report published today by the HSE and ESRI.

Quiz: How much do you know about popes?
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Quiz: How much do you know about popes?

Sep 12th 2020, 10:00 PM 48,271 Views 54 Comments

Test your knowledge.

Pleasures of food and sex are 'simply divine', Pope Francis says
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Pleasures of food and sex are 'simply divine', Pope Francis says

Sep 10th 2020, 7:07 AM 56,169 Views 65 Comments

“The Church has condemned inhuman, brutish, vulgar pleasure, but has on the other hand always accepted human, simple, moral pleasure,” he added.

Before Normal People: A brief history of Irish TV sex controversies
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Before Normal People: A brief history of Irish TV sex controversies

May 20th 2020, 9:49 PM 32,573 Views 30 Comments

Introducing The Tube: We’ll be taking a look at the good, the bad and the ugly of Ireland’s TV past every Wednesday evening.

Why the conversation around Normal People's sex scenes shows how Ireland has changed
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Why the conversation around Normal People's sex scenes shows how Ireland has changed

May 2nd 2020, 10:00 AM 50,203 Views 70 Comments

The issue of consent is to the forefront – and the complaints are at a minimum.

'The tobacco industry targeting e-cigarettes at young people is cynical, sickening and dangerous'
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'The tobacco industry targeting e-cigarettes at young people is cynical, sickening and dangerous'

Updated Jan 9th 2020, 12:05 PM 18,502 Views 31 Comments

A survey of over 15,500 schoolchildren in Ireland explored their relationship with alcohol, smoking, sex, food and exercise.

'GHB is a killer, I know of eight men who died after taking it'
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'GHB is a killer, I know of eight men who died after taking it'

Jan 4th 2020, 12:05 AM 68,796 Views 30 Comments

Concerns have also been raised about people being sexually assaulted while taking drugs such as GHB.

'I wasn’t brought up with any education in this area... Sex was rarely discussed'
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'I wasn’t brought up with any education in this area... Sex was rarely discussed'

Dec 30th 2019, 8:00 AM 42,495 Views 20 Comments

In an extract from his award-winning book ‘Recovering,’ Richie Sadlier discusses the culture that existed among footballers as he was coming through the ranks.

Scientists develop monthly contraceptive pill, but it's only been tested on pigs so far
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Scientists develop monthly contraceptive pill, but it's only been tested on pigs so far

Dec 5th 2019, 8:56 AM 11,423 Views 39 Comments

The pill sits in the stomach and dissolves slowly, releasing the hormones required to prevent pregnancy.

'Young people learn about sex through porn, many have no idea what a healthy relationship looks like'
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'Young people learn about sex through porn, many have no idea what a healthy relationship looks like'

Nov 10th 2019, 7:30 AM 20,717 Views 23 Comments

Parents and teachers need to be better equipped to talk to young people about sex and relationships, Noeline Blackwell has said.

Nine in 10 gay and bisexual men living with HIV are on treatment and cannot transmit the virus
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Nine in 10 gay and bisexual men living with HIV are on treatment and cannot transmit the virus

Updated Oct 3rd 2019, 2:10 PM 24,359 Views 60 Comments

Men living in Ireland are more likely to take drugs than their European counterparts, according to a new survey.

FactFind: '1ml is euphoric, 2ml and you go under': Number of G overdoses increases by 75%
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FactFind: '1ml is euphoric, 2ml and you go under': Number of G overdoses increases by 75%

Sep 23rd 2019, 12:05 AM 50,341 Views 24 Comments

People can buy a hit of the highly addictive drug for as little as €1.

'Girls are forced to have sex in exchange for sanitary pads or 50 cents'
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# Period Poverty

'Girls are forced to have sex in exchange for sanitary pads or 50 cents'

Jul 23rd 2019, 9:00 PM 77,528 Views 17 Comments

Young female activists are working to improve people’s lives in the largest urban slum in Africa, Kibera.

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 14,542 Views 46 Comments

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

Hundreds of couples livestreamed having sex in South Korea without their consent
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Hundreds of couples livestreamed having sex in South Korea without their consent

Mar 21st 2019, 8:26 AM 76,488 Views 28 Comments

The footage was streamed 24 hours a day to a subscription website with about 4,000 members.

Penetration, painful sex and panic: When sexual discomfort requires a doctor's appointment
# Painful Sex
# Painful Sex

Penetration, painful sex and panic: When sexual discomfort requires a doctor's appointment

Feb 9th 2019, 3:00 PM 36,240 Views 1 Comment

We chatted with Dr McQuade of Dublin’s Well Woman Centre.

No convictions secured against sex buyers since new laws introduced
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No convictions secured against sex buyers since new laws introduced

Jan 5th 2019, 7:00 PM 78,189 Views 92 Comments

Websites advertising sex remain operational.

Opinion: Let's talk about sex and pornography - like adults do
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Opinion: Let's talk about sex and pornography - like adults do

Dec 18th 2018, 7:00 AM 28,663 Views 48 Comments

Now is the time for a mature and sensible discussion about sex and porn. We really need mandatory modern sex education introduced in schools too, writes Caroline West.

First-born children more likely than younger siblings to learn about sex from parents
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First-born children more likely than younger siblings to learn about sex from parents

Sep 29th 2018, 6:00 AM 6,769 Views 2 Comments

The order in which children are born may play a significant role in how they learn about sex, especially for boys.

How much did our Grannies know about 'the birds and the bees'?
# Reeling In The Years
# Reeling In The Years

How much did our Grannies know about 'the birds and the bees'?

Sep 1st 2018, 9:30 PM 7,798 Views 1 Comment

We’ve come a long way after years of secrecy and shame.

Dear Fifi: Am I bad at sex?
# Dear Fifi
# Dear Fifi

Dear Fifi: Am I bad at sex?

Aug 14th 2018, 7:03 PM 12,709 Views 0 Comments

The mo’ Fifi, the mo’ problems. Or something. Look, it’s hard coming up with a new subhead every single week.

Coming soon? Here's what our sex lives will look like in the future (with robots and personalised toys)
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Coming soon? Here's what our sex lives will look like in the future (with robots and personalised toys)

Aug 6th 2018, 9:30 PM 54,960 Views 60 Comments

Technology is changing the way we experience sex. Here’s what it may look like in years to come.

Why men say they've had more lifetime sexual partners than women
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Why men say they've had more lifetime sexual partners than women

Jul 28th 2018, 10:00 PM 44,486 Views 62 Comments

Men in a new survey reported an average of 14 partners over their lifetime while women reported seven.

Too much sex puts tiny marsupials on endangered list
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Too much sex puts tiny marsupials on endangered list

May 19th 2018, 9:45 AM 18,744 Views 33 Comments

Males go from “prime health … to falling to pieces” within the short mating period.

Researchers uncover 'dirty jokes' in Anne Frank's diary
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Researchers uncover 'dirty jokes' in Anne Frank's diary

May 15th 2018, 10:54 PM 31,954 Views 42 Comments

Brown paper had been used to cover pages in her first diary.

Sex, concentration and goals key to World Cup glory, Brazil legend tells Jesus
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Sex, concentration and goals key to World Cup glory, Brazil legend tells Jesus

May 10th 2018, 8:58 PM 8,238 Views 4 Comments

Romario says that’s how he helped the country clinch the 1994 World Cup.

'The only thing I remember about sex education was STIs': Young people have their say on sex education
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'The only thing I remember about sex education was STIs': Young people have their say on sex education

May 7th 2018, 8:00 PM 9,003 Views 34 Comments

Recent survey results from Youth Work Ireland have shown how recent events like the #MeToo movement have changed the conversation around sex.

Stormy Daniels unveils sketch of man she says threatened her to stay quiet about Trump
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Stormy Daniels unveils sketch of man she says threatened her to stay quiet about Trump

Apr 17th 2018, 6:29 PM 26,105 Views 50 Comments

Daniels says she was threatened by the man in 2011 to keep quiet about a 2006 tryst with Trump.

'Religious groups shouldn't be involved in sex education'
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'Religious groups shouldn't be involved in sex education'

Apr 4th 2018, 7:00 PM 18,434 Views 123 Comments

Proposed legislation seeks to remove religious ethos from sex education in schools.

New video emerges online showing 'garda' having sex with woman on motorway
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New video emerges online showing 'garda' having sex with woman on motorway

Feb 21st 2018, 12:05 AM 212,537 Views 125 Comments

Gardaí said they would not be commenting.

Serbs perturbed by dwindling numbers of babies being born in Balkan nation
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Serbs perturbed by dwindling numbers of babies being born in Balkan nation

Feb 14th 2018, 8:15 PM 16,580 Views 29 Comments

In 2016, 100,834 people died while just 64,734 were born.

Column: 'Sex resolutions for 2018 to advocate for your own sexual pleasure and health'
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# New Year's Resolutions

Column: 'Sex resolutions for 2018 to advocate for your own sexual pleasure and health'

Jan 14th 2018, 3:00 PM 57,411 Views 48 Comments

Every one of us needs to have a think about how we can make Ireland a more sexually awesome place for ourselves, and each other, writes Shawna Scott.

Better sex education and conversations with parents: Why the teen pregnancy rate keeps falling
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Better sex education and conversations with parents: Why the teen pregnancy rate keeps falling

Dec 29th 2017, 11:00 PM 20,729 Views 73 Comments

The number of teenage pregnancies in Ireland has fallen by 64% in 15 years.

People are more interested in sex around Christmas (according to their web searches)
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People are more interested in sex around Christmas (according to their web searches)

Dec 27th 2017, 6:24 PM 31,143 Views 31 Comments

The analysis shows that people are in a better mood around the holidays.

Student sex survey: 8% of women have had non-consensual sexual contact in the last year
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Student sex survey: 8% of women have had non-consensual sexual contact in the last year

Dec 20th 2017, 8:30 AM 23,903 Views 163 Comments

The study also focused on the role alcohol plays in young people’s sex lives.

India bans condom advertisements from prime time television
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India bans condom advertisements from prime time television

Dec 17th 2017, 9:45 AM 14,018 Views 31 Comments

An order issued Monday cited broadcasting regulations that prohibit vulgar or suggestive themes.

Good news: Sexual activity is very rarely heart-stopping
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Good news: Sexual activity is very rarely heart-stopping

Nov 12th 2017, 9:30 PM 26,921 Views 36 Comments

No matter how good.

Sexual and aggressive impulses overlap in male animal brains, but not in females - study
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Sexual and aggressive impulses overlap in male animal brains, but not in females - study

Sep 23rd 2017, 8:15 AM 17,305 Views 44 Comments

The finding could help develop a drug that would suppress extreme aggression in humans.

A massive child sex abuse network was cracked by UK police who paid a child rapist to inform
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A massive child sex abuse network was cracked by UK police who paid a child rapist to inform

Aug 9th 2017, 6:02 PM 29,335 Views 0 Comments

A total of 278 victims have been identified.

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