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# sex - Saturday 19 May, 2018

Too much sex puts tiny marsupials on endangered list

Males go from “prime health … to falling to pieces” within the short mating period.

# sex - Tuesday 15 May, 2018

Researchers uncover 'dirty jokes' in Anne Frank's diary

Brown paper had been used to cover pages in her first diary.

# sex - Thursday 10 May, 2018

From The42 Sex, concentration and goals key to World Cup glory, Brazil legend tells Jesus Advice

Sex, concentration and goals key to World Cup glory, Brazil legend tells Jesus

Romario says that’s how he helped the country clinch the 1994 World Cup.

# sex - Monday 7 May, 2018

'The only thing I remember about sex education was STIs': Young people have their say on sex education Speaking Out This post contains videos

'The only thing I remember about sex education was STIs': Young people have their say on sex education

Recent survey results from Youth Work Ireland have shown how recent events like the #MeToo movement have changed the conversation around sex.

# sex - Tuesday 17 April, 2018

Stormy Daniels unveils sketch of man she says threatened her to stay quiet about Trump

Daniels says she was threatened by the man in 2011 to keep quiet about a 2006 tryst with Trump.

# sex - Wednesday 4 April, 2018

'Religious groups shouldn't be involved in sex education'

Proposed legislation seeks to remove religious ethos from sex education in schools.

# sex - Wednesday 21 February, 2018

New video emerges online showing 'garda' having sex with woman on motorway

Gardaí said they would not be commenting.

# sex - Wednesday 14 February, 2018

Serbs perturbed by dwindling numbers of babies being born in Balkan nation

In 2016, 100,834 people died while just 64,734 were born.

# sex - Sunday 14 January, 2018

Column: 'Sex resolutions for 2018 to advocate for your own sexual pleasure and health'

Every one of us needs to have a think about how we can make Ireland a more sexually awesome place for ourselves, and each other, writes Shawna Scott.

# sex - Friday 29 December, 2017

Better sex education and conversations with parents: Why the teen pregnancy rate keeps falling

The number of teenage pregnancies in Ireland has fallen by 64% in 15 years.

# sex - Wednesday 27 December, 2017

People are more interested in sex around Christmas (according to their web searches)

The analysis shows that people are in a better mood around the holidays.

# sex - Wednesday 20 December, 2017

Student sex survey: 8% of women have had non-consensual sexual contact in the last year

The study also focused on the role alcohol plays in young people’s sex lives.

# sex - Sunday 17 December, 2017

India bans condom advertisements from prime time television

An order issued Monday cited broadcasting regulations that prohibit vulgar or suggestive themes.

# sex - Sunday 12 November, 2017

Good news: Sexual activity is very rarely heart-stopping

No matter how good.

# sex - Saturday 23 September, 2017

Sexual and aggressive impulses overlap in male animal brains, but not in females - study

The finding could help develop a drug that would suppress extreme aggression in humans.

# sex - Wednesday 9 August, 2017

A massive child sex abuse network was cracked by UK police who paid a child rapist to inform Newcastle This post contains videos

A massive child sex abuse network was cracked by UK police who paid a child rapist to inform

A total of 278 victims have been identified.

# sex - Saturday 29 July, 2017

Sleep or sex? The battle between the two could be wired into our brains

Research on the common fruit fly suggests they also have the same battle.

# sex - Wednesday 31 May, 2017

The number of teenage pregnancies in Ireland has fallen by 64% - but STIs are on the rise

Instances of chlamydia, gonorrhea and herpes have all increased among young people.

# sex - Tuesday 23 May, 2017

Two Indonesian men caned in front of jeering crowd for having sex

The pair received 83 strokes of the cane each after being found guilty of breaking sharia rules.

# sex - Sunday 21 May, 2017

Sitdown Sunday: Why are people having less sex?

Grab a comfy chair and sit back with some of the week’s best longreads.

# sex - Monday 15 May, 2017

Decriminalisation of people with intellectual disabilities having sex welcomed

Instead, the status of a ‘protected person’ will be created for people who can’t give consent.

# sex - Sunday 7 May, 2017

'Umbrella shafts, bamboo and bicycle spokes': The illegal abortions killing Myanmar's women

Contraception is available in the country, but few women know how to use it and many young people are too ashamed to buy it.

# sex - Sunday 23 April, 2017

'We are suppressing obscene and dirty shows': Thai police say they're cleaning up Pattaya

Pattaya is home to tens of thousands of sex workers.

# sex - Thursday 30 March, 2017

Poll: Was your sex ed in school good enough? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Was your sex ed in school good enough?

It’s an important subject, but one that isn’t always well delivered.

# sex - Wednesday 15 March, 2017

A titanium ring stuck around a Dublin man's penis was removed using an angle grinder

One month on, the man reported no issues sexually.

# sex - Sunday 12 March, 2017

'Pick an apartment block in parts of Dublin and you'll find a brothel': The rise of the Irish vice industry

Children as young as 14 are being used for sex in Ireland.

Chinese 'comfort women' are fighting to have their history of sex slavery remembered

Around 200,000 women were forced to work in Japanese military brothels during WWII.

# sex - Sunday 26 February, 2017

There's a bid to let Swedish workers go home and have sex on their break

A councillor is proposing a paid sex break for workers to spend with their partners.

# sex - Wednesday 11 January, 2017

Research reveals 'highly unusual' behaviour of male monkey trying to have sex with female deer

The study is only the second on the phenomenon of inter-species sex.

# sex - Sunday 18 December, 2016

From The Daily Edge 60 people in Ireland searched for 'Irish Mammy' on Pornhub last month MILF

60 people in Ireland searched for 'Irish Mammy' on Pornhub last month

And 371 searched for ‘Donegal’.

# sex - Friday 16 December, 2016

Taking the pill won't curb sex drive says a new study

Science on the issue is still mixed.

# sex - Monday 12 December, 2016

HPV vaccine will soon be available to gay men

The HSE vaccinates thousands of schoolgirls against the virus each year.

# sex - Wednesday 30 November, 2016

# sex - Friday 25 November, 2016

21% of Irish people think sex without consent is okay in certain situations

12% of Irish respondents to a survey also agreed that domestic violence is a private matter and should be handled within the family.

# sex - Sunday 6 November, 2016

Opinion: 'Rape culture does exist... I've witnessed it myself in Cork'

Journalist Jennifer Hough encountered two disturbing incidents on the city’s streets within weeks of each other.

# sex - Saturday 5 November, 2016

Uganda blames British colonialism for its anti-gay sex laws

It told the UN this week that it doesn’t tolerate such discrimination.

# sex - Friday 4 November, 2016

From The Daily Edge Everyone is losing it at this Buzzfeed video advising men to masturbate with a bar of soap Slip And Slide

# sex - Sunday 30 October, 2016

Opinion: 'I'll lend Enda one of my DVDs so he can see what's out there in the world of porn'

Porn is not sex education, but it’s where people look for information when faced with silence, writes scholar in sexuality studies Caroline Ryan.

# sex - Thursday 27 October, 2016

Poll: Is pornography damaging to young people? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Is pornography damaging to young people?

The Taoiseach has called for a national conversation on the issue.

# sex - Wednesday 26 October, 2016

Man who claims he had sex with friend while asleep is guilty if actions were caused by alcohol, jury told

The case of a man accused of raping his friend in 2008 has concluded at the Central Criminal Court.

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