Health & Fitness

NUI Galway: Men’s Health Symposium – International Men’s Day(19 Nov)

NUI Galway: Men’s Health Symposium – International Men’s Day(19 Nov)

The School of Nursing and Midwifery at NUI Galway will host a Men’s Health Symposium focusing on the current issues that affect men’s health across their lifespan. The free event is aimed at health professionals and allied professionals, who have an interest in men’s health and wellbeing, taking place on International Men’s Day on Tuesday, […]

US: Trump’s ‘conscience’ rule struck down by judge

US: Trump’s ‘conscience’ rule struck down by judge

(Reuters) – A federal judge on Wednesday voided a White House-backed rule making it easier for doctors, nurses and other healthcare providers to avoid performing abortions and other medical services on religious or moral grounds. US District Judge, Paul Engelmayer, in Manhattan, said the “conscience” rule was unconstitutionally coercive, because it would let the US […]

Out Now! Sept/October 2019 Issue of EILE Magazine – FREE!

Out Now! Sept/October 2019 Issue of EILE Magazine – FREE!

Welcome to the September/October 2019 issue of EILE Magazine! What an exciting time for the LGBT+ community in Northern Ireland! They’ve finally achieved equal marriage, with Valentine’s Day 2020 set as the day the first marriages will take place.  This issue is full to the brim with goodies; our music section features gay singer-songwriter, Brian […]

Cork Gay Project: News & Regular Events

Cork Gay Project: News & Regular Events

Cork Gay Project’s team is growing! They are delighted to welcome a new member to the team! Rita Wild joined them last Friday, and brought new ideas and energy right away. They feel they are lucky to have someone with so much experience, and they’re looking forward to working with her.  Last week, a project […]

Everyman Cork: Mary Coughlan ‘Woman Undone’ 22-24 October

Everyman Cork: Mary Coughlan ‘Woman Undone’ 22-24 October

Woman Undone is a re-imagining of the extraordinary early life of one of Ireland’s best-loved singers, Mary Coughlan, created by award-winning Irish theatre company, Brokentalkers, and Mary Coughlan, in collaboration with renowned Icelandic composer and music producer, Valgeir Sigurðsson, and movement director, Eddie Kaye. Woman Undone is on tour, starting with performances at The Everyman, […]

Study Seeks Participants Who Have Experienced A Medical Error Under GP Care

Study Seeks Participants Who Have Experienced A Medical Error Under GP Care

Study aims to discover problems that commonly arise in general practice such as missed or delayed diagnosis, and how such errors can be avoided in the future The School of Medicine at NUI Galway is conducting the ASPIRE study, which aims to involve patients in improving the safety of care in general practice. The research […]

US: PrEP use to transition from ‘Truvada’ to ‘Descovy’ within year

US: PrEP use to transition from ‘Truvada’ to ‘Descovy’ within year

(Reuters) The US Food and Drug Administration on Thursday approved Gilead Sciences Inc’s Descovy to reduce the risk of [HIV infection]. The approval does not include use of the drug by women to prevent HIV infection. Descovy, a combination drug, was approved in 2016 to treat people already infected with HIV. It contains a newer […]