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# real talks

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'Mental health awareness is at the core of the project, but we wanted to go a level deeper'
60,000 listens in over 80 countries! How a GAA podcast is promoting better conversations
'I found myself after big matches looking through the paper to see was my name on it'
'If I didn't have sport, I could have gone down many bad alleyways'
'You're living in a bubble and it's not reality. Your life is intoxicated by playing'
'It's liberating' - Tipp's All-Ireland winning captain Maher on handing over the role
Price of mental health treatment can cost the same as 'average Dublin rent'