Health & Fitness

Facebook removes misleading HIV drug ads after outcry

Facebook removes misleading HIV drug ads after outcry

Facebook said on Monday it had removed some ads that contained misleading information about HIV prevention drugs, following an outcry from activists, health experts and US lawmakers. The ads linked the drugs, which are known as PrEP, and designed to prevent HIV, to severe bone and kidney damage, and were placed by personal-injury attorneys. LGBT+ […]

Dublin Bears: Chris ‘Big Bear’ McNaghten – Winter Pride Dublin!

Dublin Bears: Chris ‘Big Bear’ McNaghten – Winter Pride Dublin!

Bear Strong – Dublin Bears! Dublin Bears have a stand at the upcoming Winter Pride Dublin, to be held at the Convention Centre, Dublin 1! Dublin Bears, in association with Gay Switchboard Ireland, are proud to present their very special guest, Strongman, Chris ‘Big Bear’ McNaghten, who will be giving a talk on 30th November. […]

US: AMA will support ban on conversion therapy

US: AMA will support ban on conversion therapy

The US physicians’ group, the American Medical Association, announced on Tuesday it would begin supporting a ban on so-called conversion therapy, as well as working toward more inclusive healthcare record-keeping for transgender patients. […] “It is clear to the AMA that the conversion therapy needs to end in the United States, given the risk of […]

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 […]