Health & Fitness

Cork Gay Project: Drama Workshop, Consent Workshop, and OUT For Dinner

Cork Gay Project: Drama Workshop, Consent Workshop, and OUT For Dinner

For the LGBT+ community in the Cork city area and surrounds, the Cork Gay Project has some great Upcoming Events, including a Drama Workshop, Consent Workshop and OUT For Dinner! 1) Cork Frontrunners: If you are interested in running or getting involved with an LGBTQI+ running group meet them at the Hawthorn Bar at the Lough […]

Dublin: Leaving No-One Behind – Lecture On HIV/AIDS

Dublin: Leaving No-One Behind – Lecture On HIV/AIDS

The 2018 Irish Aid Annual Professor Michael Kelly Lecture on HIV/AIDS will take place in Smock Alley Theatre, Dublin, on December 11, at 5:00 pm. This year’s lecture will include a video address from Father Michael Kelly in Zambia, and will be moderated by broadcaster and entertainer, Dil Wickramesinghe.

British lawmaker comes out as HIV positive to tackle stigma

British lawmaker comes out as HIV positive to tackle stigma

A British lawmaker came out as HIV positive in a speech to parliament yesterday, Thursday, saying he wanted to tackle the stigma and encourage others to get tested. Lloyd Russell-Moyle, who represents the opposition Labour party, is only the second British lawmaker to reveal he is HIV positive, and the first announce it in parliament. […]

UK: ‘Wake-up call’ as medics push LGBT towards conversion therapy

UK: ‘Wake-up call’ as medics push LGBT towards conversion therapy

One in 20 British LGBT+ people have been pressured to undergo conversion therapy while getting healthcare, rising to one in five among transgender people, a charity said on Thursday. LGBT+ patients experience “shockingly high level of hostility and unfair treatment”, with many avoiding medical care as a result, Stonewall said in a report based on […]

Tanzania: US warns its citizens before anti-gay crackdown

Tanzania: US warns its citizens before anti-gay crackdown

(Reuters) – The United States has warned its citizens in Tanzania to be cautious, after the commercial capital, Dar es Salaam, announced a crackdown on homosexuality, a criminal offence in the country. In an alert on its website late on Saturday, the US Embassy in Tanzania advised Americans to review their social media profiles and […]

BeLonG To: Better Out Than In! – New LGBT mental health campaign

BeLonG To: Better Out Than In! – New LGBT mental health campaign

BeLonG To have a very important message for those who are struggling with mental health issues in the LGBT community, and they’ve included two videos from their new campaign, Better Out Than In, featuring James Mitchell and Jamie O’Herlihy telling their coming out stories to help others: “When worries and fears have nowhere to go, […]

Out Now! Sept/Oct 2018 Issue of EILE Magazine – FREE!

Out Now! Sept/Oct 2018 Issue of EILE Magazine – FREE!

Welcome to the September/October 2018 issue of EILE Magazine Bursting with goodies, this edition sees some great musical artistes gracing our pages, like STF, Jared Dylan, MIKA and the NI’s Japanese Popstars. Scott De Buitléir interviews longtime LGBT and civil rights activist, Tonie Walsh, about his upcoming show, I AM TONIE WALSH, and Stephen Spillane raises […]