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# spunout-ie - Saturday 16 October, 2021

'Good reasons for concern': Young face worrying circumstances despite Budget's 'youthful tinge'
# Young Adults
# Young Adults

'Good reasons for concern': Young face worrying circumstances despite Budget's 'youthful tinge'

Oct 16th 2021, 12:05 AM 13,655 Views 15 Comments
  • The pandemic has compounded long-standing issues around accommodation costs, low pay and job precarity, Ian Curran writes.
  • Workers in their 20s are now spending more on rent and earning less in real terms than their parents did.
  • Some of these issues are "particularly troublesome" for women, economists say,

# spunout-ie - Saturday 5 April, 2014

Struggling with negative thoughts? There's an app - and animation series - that could help
# Ditch The Monkey
# Ditch The Monkey

Struggling with negative thoughts? There's an app - and animation series - that could help

Apr 5th 2014, 9:15 AM 10,528 Views 9 Comments

A trio of resources that promote positive mental health among young people has been launched by SpunOut.ie and the National Office for Suicide Prevention.

# spunout-ie - Thursday 3 April, 2014

Inspiring Irish animation urges you to be aware of negative thoughts
# Ditch The Monkey
From The Daily Edge
# Ditch The Monkey

Inspiring Irish animation urges you to be aware of negative thoughts

Apr 3rd 2014, 8:02 AM 12,483 Views 23 Comments

The cartoons are aimed at promoting positive mental health.

# spunout-ie - Sunday 30 March, 2014

Every school in Ireland must adopt an anti-bullying policy within the next two weeks
# Bullies
# Bullies

Every school in Ireland must adopt an anti-bullying policy within the next two weeks

Mar 30th 2014, 8:00 AM 13,432 Views 56 Comments

The policies must deal with physical, verbal and cyber bullying.

# spunout-ie - Tuesday 10 December, 2013

Column: An itch, a rash, warts – this makes people get an STI test, but often there are no symptoms
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: An itch, a rash, warts – this makes people get an STI test, but often there are no symptoms

Dec 10th 2013, 7:00 AM 64 Views 32 Comments

Many STIs are symptomless and can be transmitted through oral sex too, writes Tricia Purcell, who says young people need to be better educated about their sexual health.

# spunout-ie - Monday 23 September, 2013

Youth charity calls on Arthur's Day acts to donate fees to alcohol abuse groups
# Arthur's Day
# Arthur's Day

Youth charity calls on Arthur's Day acts to donate fees to alcohol abuse groups

Sep 23rd 2013, 12:45 PM 3,521 Views 25 Comments

SpunOut.ie says the musical acts can acknowledge the effect alcohol can have by donating their performance fee.

# spunout-ie - Monday 25 March, 2013

Column: Young people deserve education on all sorts of relationships - threesomes included
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Young people deserve education on all sorts of relationships - threesomes included

Mar 25th 2013, 1:00 PM 74 Views 81 Comments

Fine Gael TD Michelle Mulherin has expressed outrage over a youth health charity offering advice on threesomes – but young people deserve access to open, balanced information on all types of sexual relationships, writes Genevieve Shanahan.

Deputy Mulherin: Website's advice on threesomes is 'far from healthy'
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# SpunOut.ie

Deputy Mulherin: Website's advice on threesomes is 'far from healthy'

Mar 25th 2013, 10:12 AM 20,537 Views 251 Comments

The Fine Gael deputy said that “healthy, well adjusted” young people were not looking to have sex with someone they had no feelings for.

# spunout-ie - Thursday 21 June, 2012

Most young people 'get sexual health info online'
# Sex
# Sex

Most young people 'get sexual health info online'

Jun 21st 2012, 2:51 PM 3,033 Views 13 Comments

Where do young people find out about sex, contraceptives and sexually transmitted diseases? A new survey says: from the internet and social media sites.

# spunout-ie - Saturday 15 October, 2011

McGuinness admits frustration at "unfair" Prime Time treatment
# Race For The Áras
# Race For The Áras

McGuinness admits frustration at "unfair" Prime Time treatment

Oct 15th 2011, 7:31 PM 1,939 Views 46 Comments

Speaking at a debate organised by SpunOut.ie, Martin McGuinness shares his frustration at his treatment from the media.