Health & Fitness

FGG Announces 2018 Tom Waddell Awards

FGG Announces 2018 Tom Waddell Awards

The Federation of Gay Games (FGG) has announced that Paul Oostenbrug and Gert McMullin are the recipients of the 2018 Tom Waddell Award. Named in the memory of the founder of the Gay Games, the Tom Waddell Award is the highest honour bestowed by the FGG. The Dr. Tom Waddell Trophy was a gift from […]

UNICEF warns of HIV crisis in teen girls, with 20 cases every hour

UNICEF warns of HIV crisis in teen girls, with 20 cases every hour

(Reuters) – Teenagers, and particularly girls, are bearing the brunt of the global AIDS epidemic with around 30 adolescents becoming infected with HIV every hour, according to a report by the United Nations children’s fund UNICEF. Of those 30 new infections each hour among 15 to 19 year-olds in 2017, around 20 – or two-thirds […]

More Tears – More Fab Five – Queer Eye heads to Kansas City for 3rd Season

More Tears – More Fab Five – Queer Eye heads to Kansas City for 3rd Season

Queer Eye for the Straight Guy Season 3 has starting production in Kansas city, Missouri, and will debut in 2019. The eight-episode third season began production in Kansas City, MO on Monday,16 July, with co-hosts Antoni Porowski (Food & Wine), Bobby Berk (Interior Design), Karamo Brown (Culture), Jonathan Van Ness (Grooming) and Tan France (Fashion).

NUIG:  Jellyfish Researcher’s Advice on Lion’s Mane Sightings and Stings

NUIG: Jellyfish Researcher’s Advice on Lion’s Mane Sightings and Stings

Following the recent increase in Lion’s Mane jellyfish sightings and stings experienced by swimmers across parts of Ireland, jellyfish research experts from the Ryan Institute at NUI Galway and UCC have issued the following information. Research published by NUI Galway in the international journal,Toxins, in 2017, showed that the best first aid treatment for a […]

Stonewall UK: 2018 Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100

Stonewall UK: 2018 Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100

The incredible Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100 is back again this year for cycle enthusiasts across the UK. Starting at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, the route winds its way through beautiful Surrey countryside on closed roads, before coming back into London and past some of the most iconic sights. Date: 29 July 2018 Distance: 100 miles Location: London-Surrey Registration: £40 Fundraising: £500 Cycling for Stonewall

Travelling for Summer? How to avoid mosquito bites!

Travelling for Summer? How to avoid mosquito bites!

Enjoy the Summer and stay healthy by avoiding mosquitoes bites, with help from the Tropical Medical Bureau (TMB).    Summer is often a time when we jet off across the globe for some much-needed relaxation and better weather. However, it also brings out some uninvited guests – mosquitoes! These biting insects not only inflict multiple itchy bites upon us, but […]

Out Now! EILE Magazine’s May/June 2018 Edition – FREE!

Out Now! EILE Magazine’s May/June 2018 Edition – FREE!

Welcome to the May/June 2018 issue of EILE Magazine! In this issue, Pride month has come round once again, and along with some great Dublin Pride events, our Furry Friends, the Dublin Bears, have some treats in store, starting with a fundraiser game show for Gay Switchboard Ireland. Our music section includes Slovenian Anja Kotar, […]