Sexual Health

Launch date set for LGBTI+ Health Equity Report

A new ground breaking report will be launched next Wednesday, August 18 affording a detailed insight into health equity among the LGBTI community. Entitled LGBTI+ Health Equity: A Global Report of 50 Fast-Track Cities (FTC), the report is based on a study conducted by International Association...

Events for World AIDS Day – Tuesday, December 1

World AIDS Day Seminar entitled 'Encouraging Physical & Mental Resilience' - to register for the Sexual Health West World AIDS Day Seminar please click on link below: https://fb.me/e/3VjnrwowE Walk 5 donate 5 awareness & fundraising event with great spot prizes - to register for the walk...

Launch of NOSP 2016 Annual Report

Ireland’s suicide rate has stabilised since the recession and provisional data suggests a decreasing trend, according to the latest report by the HSE’s National Office for Suicide Prevention (NOSP). The HSE’s National Office for Suicide Prevention Annual Report for 2016 and the National Suicide Research Foundation’s...

#TeenMentalHealth Report: Nearly 75% of teens worry about body shape

In a special report, Irish Examiner journalists looks at teen mental health. A special Irish Examiner / ReachOut Ireland teen mental health survey was designed to capture the views of teenagers in Ireland in relation to youth mental health and the issues that affect them. A body of...

Ireland has highest European rate for young girls taking their own lives

New statistics show Ireland has the highest rate in Europe for young girls taking their own lives. Our reporter asks why and what can parents do? Suicide in Ireland is intrinsically linked with men. According to figures from the Office for Suicide Prevention (HSE), of the...