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A day in an STI clinic: Peter never got tested because 'he only sleeps with pretty girls'
# Sex Week
# Sex Week

A day in an STI clinic: Peter never got tested because 'he only sleeps with pretty girls'

Jul 28th 2015, 10:36 PM 56,443 Views 31 Comments

Dr Aisling Loy tells us about a day in her Dublin clinic.

This tweet proving men can never be too big for condoms has gone ridiculously viral
# Biggie Smalls
From The Daily Edge
# Biggie Smalls

This tweet proving men can never be too big for condoms has gone ridiculously viral

Jul 15th 2015, 7:09 PM 14,541 Views 16 Comments

And it’s sparking quite the outrage amongst some people, too.

Sit back and let this sea turtle with a GoPro give you a tour of Australia's Great Barrier Reef
# Relax
# Relax

Sit back and let this sea turtle with a GoPro give you a tour of Australia's Great Barrier Reef

Jul 3rd 2015, 10:00 PM 16,546 Views 9 Comments

The video campaign aims to raise awareness of the reef.

Here is how much sun cream you need to not get burnt
# Stay Safe
# Stay Safe

Here is how much sun cream you need to not get burnt

Jul 1st 2015, 4:16 PM 32,566 Views 21 Comments

The Health Products Regulatory Authority have given some guidelines on staying safe in the sun.

Ignored, abandoned, deprived of food: Abuse suffered by Irish kids before they go into care
# Protection
# Protection

Ignored, abandoned, deprived of food: Abuse suffered by Irish kids before they go into care

Jun 4th 2015, 6:05 AM 11,494 Views 22 Comments

The most common form of abuse is neglect and some children suffer horrific physical and sexual abuse before the State is called on to intervene.

Group says cell sharing in Irish prisons puts inmates lives at risk
# Protection
# Protection

Group says cell sharing in Irish prisons puts inmates lives at risk

May 18th 2015, 6:14 PM 17,530 Views 52 Comments

The Jesuit Centre for Faith and Justice said Gary Douche would not have been killed in 2006 if a formal cell sharing risk assessment system was in place.

If you're using Chrome, this password add-on may come in handy
# TechGuide
# TechGuide

If you're using Chrome, this password add-on may come in handy

May 6th 2015, 12:39 PM 12,335 Views 6 Comments

If you place more importance on your Google accounts than other accounts, that is.

This is how you make sure everything you have online stays safe
# Unhackable
# Unhackable

This is how you make sure everything you have online stays safe

Mar 29th 2015, 6:00 PM 21,893 Views 5 Comments

Or at the very least, make it very difficult to be compromised.

Twitter has banned revenge porn and doxxing
# Protection
# Protection

Twitter has banned revenge porn and doxxing

Mar 12th 2015, 1:30 PM 13,171 Views 2 Comments

The rule changes also mean posting content for the purpose of shaming or vigilantism will be prohibited.

Roll back by Trump on Doonbeg resort works welcomed by conservationists
# Trumped
# Trumped

Roll back by Trump on Doonbeg resort works welcomed by conservationists

Mar 8th 2015, 1:32 PM 21,754 Views 32 Comments

The council were angered last year when rock armour was moved on to the site without first getting permission.

Tragic death of Philip Hughes inspires Ireland's John Mooney to design new helmet
# The 'gorget'
From The42
# The 'gorget'

Tragic death of Philip Hughes inspires Ireland's John Mooney to design new helmet

Feb 27th 2015, 11:47 AM 6,647 Views 2 Comments

The new piece of equipment has a grille to protect the batsman’s neck.

Here's how to set up strong antivirus protection on your computer
# TechGuide
# TechGuide

Here's how to set up strong antivirus protection on your computer

Feb 18th 2015, 3:00 PM 19,485 Views 56 Comments

Because a good choice will go a long way.

If you're using one of these passwords, you're in serious trouble
# Security
# Security

If you're using one of these passwords, you're in serious trouble

Jan 20th 2015, 7:30 PM 56,244 Views 44 Comments

Although it’s not too late to change it to something better.

A 77-year-old man kicked an intruder in the stomach while being robbed
# Break In
# Break In

A 77-year-old man kicked an intruder in the stomach while being robbed

Dec 15th 2014, 7:09 PM 21,065 Views 46 Comments

Another woman’s home was broken into while she lay on a life support machine.

What should you be doing to keep the burglars out of your home?
# Prevention
# Prevention

What should you be doing to keep the burglars out of your home?

Dec 11th 2014, 11:52 AM 3,977 Views 3 Comments

TheJournal.ie spoke to a security expert about what we should be doing to stay safe.

New policy to protect older people and disabled persons from sexual abuse released
# Abuse
# Abuse

New policy to protect older people and disabled persons from sexual abuse released

Dec 5th 2014, 4:02 PM 5,497 Views 10 Comments

This comes as part of a wider policy issued today by the HSE.

Gardaí afraid of attacks from "darker element" of water protests
# GRA
# GRA

Gardaí afraid of attacks from "darker element" of water protests

Nov 7th 2014, 12:56 PM 17,511 Views 278 Comments

In a statement from the Garda Representative Association, it states that “the uniform no longer offers the protection of our democratic society”.

New scandal: 10 Irish Water customers had their bank details sent to their landlords
# Data Breach
# Data Breach

New scandal: 10 Irish Water customers had their bank details sent to their landlords

Oct 22nd 2014, 6:35 AM 126,112 Views 243 Comments

“It’s an absolute shambles,” one affected customer said, after waiting on the phone for an hour to speak to Irish Water’s customer care team.

Kildare may have seen its last ever animal circus in the county
# Animal Rights
# Animal Rights

Kildare may have seen its last ever animal circus in the county

Oct 20th 2014, 3:53 PM 11,333 Views 33 Comments

The motion, which goes before Kildare County Council, has the support of Mayor Fiona O’Loughlin.

Bellarabi and Schurrle can cause Ireland problems on the wings, says Quinn
# Protection
From The42
# Protection

Bellarabi and Schurrle can cause Ireland problems on the wings, says Quinn

Oct 14th 2014, 8:30 AM 2,539 Views 6 Comments

The Sky Sports pundit has been impressed by Germany’s wide men.

How to make sure your phone doesn't get a scratch on it
# TechGuide
# TechGuide

How to make sure your phone doesn't get a scratch on it

Oct 1st 2014, 12:00 PM 20,520 Views 35 Comments

If your phone has far too many scrapes and bumps, then it might be worth reassessing how you use it.

There's currently no obligation for doctors to have insurance but there soon will be
# Protection
# Protection

There's currently no obligation for doctors to have insurance but there soon will be

Sep 29th 2014, 1:37 PM 6,163 Views 16 Comments

Does your doctor have medical indemnity insurance?

Should you be worried about whether your cloud data is safe?
# Stay Safe
# Stay Safe

Should you be worried about whether your cloud data is safe?

Sep 1st 2014, 4:25 PM 17,198 Views 13 Comments

The recent image leak involving numerous female celebrities has brought the focus on cloud security, but does this mean your own files are under threat?

The HSE's campaign to protect girls from cervical cancer is working
# Vaccination
# Vaccination

The HSE's campaign to protect girls from cervical cancer is working

Sep 1st 2014, 3:00 PM 11,368 Views 44 Comments

Uptake levels for the HPC vaccine have exceeded targets and more than 42,000 girls have received the full course.

Some creches waiting FIVE years between inspections
# Growing Pains
# Growing Pains

Some creches waiting FIVE years between inspections

Aug 27th 2014, 9:25 AM 4,516 Views 11 Comments

“It’s just not good enough,” says Early Childhood Ireland.

Here's how graves were protected from bodysnatchers in 1800s Cork...
# Hidden Ireland
# Hidden Ireland

Here's how graves were protected from bodysnatchers in 1800s Cork...

Aug 17th 2014, 9:15 AM 32,664 Views 29 Comments

‘Bodysnatching grilles’ were not an uncommon sight.

Here are the warning signs that will tell you an email is a phishing scam
# Eagle Eyes
# Eagle Eyes

Here are the warning signs that will tell you an email is a phishing scam

Aug 16th 2014, 4:30 PM 31,505 Views 24 Comments

Scams are getting smarter, but if you keep an eye out for details, you can spot the warning signs.

Here's how you can give your Android device an extra layer of security
# Paranoid Android
# Paranoid Android

Here's how you can give your Android device an extra layer of security

Aug 13th 2014, 7:30 PM 14,546 Views 24 Comments

Although there are a few important caveats to keep in mind before you do.

Worried your online accounts are under threat? Here's how you can keep them safe
# Safety First
# Safety First

Worried your online accounts are under threat? Here's how you can keep them safe

Aug 12th 2014, 11:59 AM 12,269 Views 10 Comments

It’s always worth taking an extra step to ensure your data doesn’t fall into the wrong hands.

EU hits out at Apple over in-app purchases
# Unaddressed Concerns
# Unaddressed Concerns

EU hits out at Apple over in-app purchases

Jul 21st 2014, 11:33 AM 6,915 Views 11 Comments

The company face criticism about in-app purchases targeted at children.

An extra dose of polio vaccine helps boost immunity in under 5s
# Protection
# Protection

An extra dose of polio vaccine helps boost immunity in under 5s

Jul 11th 2014, 6:45 AM 4,176 Views 12 Comments

Researchers in India and the UK recommended a dose of IPV be added to vaccination programmes in polio-endemic countries.

Gardaí to review capacity to deal with child porn investigations
# Children
# Children

Gardaí to review capacity to deal with child porn investigations

Jun 4th 2014, 9:39 PM 9,276 Views 10 Comments

Minister Frances Fitzgerald said the will be insistent that there are strategies to overcome obstacles in detecting and prosecuting internet crime.

'The banks are stinkers': Senator Norris joins protest at Dublin auctioneers
# Evictions
# Evictions

'The banks are stinkers': Senator Norris joins protest at Dublin auctioneers

Apr 11th 2014, 5:30 PM 12,303 Views 86 Comments

The organisers were asking the auctioneers to agree that no properties will be offered for sale where there is a legal dispute.

Increase in domestic abuse applications in courts 'only the tip of iceberg'
# Protection
# Protection

Increase in domestic abuse applications in courts 'only the tip of iceberg'

Apr 7th 2014, 10:47 AM 8,122 Views 34 Comments

There was a 20 per cent increase in applications for safety and protection orders but one group said women in dating relationships who are abused do not qualify for these protections.

Poll: Are parents today too protective of their children?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Are parents today too protective of their children?

Apr 7th 2014, 8:59 AM 19,274 Views 118 Comments

Experts say we’re wrapping our kids up in cotton wool and that’s bad for them. What do you think?

How much does alcohol abuse affect others in Ireland? A lot, says a new report
# Problem Drinking
# Problem Drinking

How much does alcohol abuse affect others in Ireland? A lot, says a new report

Mar 24th 2014, 12:36 PM 8,612 Views 24 Comments

The harm experienced by people due to their own drinking is only part of the story argues Alcohol Action Ireland.

Bitcoin exchange MtGox files for US bankruptcy protection
# Bankruptcy
# Bankruptcy

Bitcoin exchange MtGox files for US bankruptcy protection

Mar 10th 2014, 5:37 PM 6,957 Views 11 Comments

The move temporarily suspends US legal action against the company which the company claims will cost it significantly.

It's a good day for Irish animals
# Protecting Animals
# Protecting Animals

It's a good day for Irish animals

Mar 7th 2014, 10:26 AM 20,806 Views 66 Comments

A new animal Bill has been passed to replace legislation that’s 103 years old.

Suspects being questioned by gardaí 'need greater protection'
# Supreme Court
# Supreme Court

Suspects being questioned by gardaí 'need greater protection'

Mar 7th 2014, 8:18 AM 7,734 Views 60 Comments

The Supreme Court has ruled that anyone being held in custody who requests a lawyer cannot be questioned until they get legal advice.

Column: Irish financial consumers are bewildered, frightened and angry
# Credit Protection
# Credit Protection

Column: Irish financial consumers are bewildered, frightened and angry

Mar 7th 2014, 8:00 AM 89 Views 13 Comments

The protection available to consumers when they take out credit is still inadequate – despite all the promises that were made after the crash, writes Noeline Blackwell.