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#Condoms

# condoms - Tuesday 12 October, 2021

'Over 25s have sex': Criticism of decision to limit free contraception scheme to young women
# The Budget
# The Budget

'Over 25s have sex': Criticism of decision to limit free contraception scheme to young women

Oct 12th 2021, 9:32 PM 28,396 Views 45 Comments

The roll out of free contraception to women aged between 17 and 25 was announced today.

# condoms - Monday 12 August, 2019

Harris wants VAT removed on condoms and menstrual cups
# Contraception
# Contraception

Harris wants VAT removed on condoms and menstrual cups

Aug 12th 2019, 12:10 AM 22,609 Views 43 Comments

Currently,13.5% VAT applies to condoms, but the minister wants this brought down to 0%.

# condoms - Monday 5 August, 2019

Harris says condoms will be distributed across third level colleges in the final months of the year
# Simon Has You Covered
# Simon Has You Covered

Harris says condoms will be distributed across third level colleges in the final months of the year

Aug 5th 2019, 7:30 AM 20,455 Views 97 Comments

The provision of contraceptives was one of the recommendations made by the Oireachtas committee on the Eighth Amendment.

# condoms - Friday 14 June, 2019

PrEP programme to reduce HIV rates to be rolled out later this year
# Sexual Health
# Sexual Health

PrEP programme to reduce HIV rates to be rolled out later this year

Updated Jun 14th 2019, 10:36 AM 14,542 Views 46 Comments

Rapid testing will be rolled out in Dublin, Cork, Galway and Limerick.

# condoms - Saturday 26 January, 2019

Harris lobbied by pharmacists' group and pharma company on free contraception
# Health Minister
# Health Minister

Harris lobbied by pharmacists' group and pharma company on free contraception

Jan 26th 2019, 12:05 AM 17,707 Views 44 Comments

The Oireachtas Committee on the Eighth Amendment recommended free contraception for all women.

# condoms - Wednesday 17 October, 2018

New self-lubricating condoms can reduce infection risk and withstand '1,000 thrusts'
# Contraception
# Contraception

New self-lubricating condoms can reduce infection risk and withstand '1,000 thrusts'

Oct 17th 2018, 2:45 PM 47,309 Views 75 Comments

This condom was more likely to retain its “slipperiness”, researchers found.

# condoms - Thursday 27 September, 2018

Giving women free access to the pill will require a change in the law
# Safe Sex
# Safe Sex

Giving women free access to the pill will require a change in the law

Sep 27th 2018, 2:52 PM 14,313 Views 57 Comments

As part of this year’s budget talks, the minister plans to increase the availability of free condoms.

# condoms - Monday 30 July, 2018

Ready to burst: 12-pack Durex condoms recalled over fault concerns
# Condoms
# Condoms

Ready to burst: 12-pack Durex condoms recalled over fault concerns

Jul 30th 2018, 7:07 PM 76,657 Views 51 Comments

The batches of ‘Real Feel’ and ‘Latex Free’ condoms have expiry dates December 2020 and February 2021.

# condoms - Saturday 24 December, 2016

'Unacceptable': Order of Malta not happy as Pope Francis launches inquiry
# Condom Row
# Condom Row

'Unacceptable': Order of Malta not happy as Pope Francis launches inquiry

Dec 24th 2016, 4:40 PM 23,382 Views 57 Comments

The order’s grand chancellor was dismissed recently, amid reports of a policy row over the use of condoms.

# condoms - Wednesday 9 November, 2016

Marijuana, assisted suicide, gun control - there was a lot on the table for US voters in this election
# Big Issues
# Big Issues

Marijuana, assisted suicide, gun control - there was a lot on the table for US voters in this election

Nov 9th 2016, 7:21 AM 11,025 Views 3 Comments

There was more than just the presidency at stake in yesterday’s vote.

# condoms - Friday 28 October, 2016

Poll: Do you think the 'male pill' will take off?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you think the 'male pill' will take off?

Oct 28th 2016, 9:52 AM 19,635 Views 53 Comments

The 96% effectiveness rate is similar to that achieved by the female combined pill.

# condoms - Thursday 23 June, 2016

Ethiopia was given 69 million condoms... but might have to throw them all out
# In The Bin
# In The Bin

Ethiopia was given 69 million condoms... but might have to throw them all out

Jun 23rd 2016, 3:19 PM 27,700 Views 34 Comments

The condoms, worth millions, failed basic tests.

# condoms - Sunday 22 May, 2016

Rio Olympics sets record - in free condoms
# Little Shirts Of Venus
# Little Shirts Of Venus

Rio Olympics sets record - in free condoms

May 22nd 2016, 9:30 PM 21,495 Views 18 Comments

An average of 42 condoms per athlete.

# condoms - Tuesday 17 May, 2016

Extra-strong condoms for Australia's Olympians
# Safety First
From The42
# Safety First

Extra-strong condoms for Australia's Olympians

May 17th 2016, 1:50 PM 12,581 Views 10 Comments

There has been widespread anxiety globally surrounding the threat of Zika, which is rampant in Brazil.

# condoms - Thursday 25 February, 2016

Someone in Tesco put Durex in the most inappropriate aisle possible
# Condoms
From The Daily Edge
# Condoms

Someone in Tesco put Durex in the most inappropriate aisle possible

Feb 25th 2016, 9:30 AM 5,341 Views 0 Comments

Nooooo.

# condoms - Tuesday 2 February, 2016

New laws in Germany will make clients of sex-workers wear condoms
# Regulate
# Regulate

New laws in Germany will make clients of sex-workers wear condoms

Feb 2nd 2016, 9:37 PM 15,801 Views 44 Comments

The laws will come into effect in July 2017 if they receive parliamentary backing.

# condoms - Thursday 3 September, 2015

This student found an excellent college 'care package' hidden in their dorm room wall
# Man I Love College
From The Daily Edge
# Man I Love College

This student found an excellent college 'care package' hidden in their dorm room wall

Sep 3rd 2015, 11:09 AM 9,567 Views 1 Comment

THE DREAM.

# condoms - Monday 31 August, 2015

Which fruit or veg does your penis resemble? These condoms need to know
# Courgette
From The Daily Edge
# Courgette

Which fruit or veg does your penis resemble? These condoms need to know

Aug 31st 2015, 7:13 PM 16,042 Views 6 Comments

Are you a cucumber, or a turnip.

# condoms - Friday 14 August, 2015

Fraudsters in Kerry are using condoms and razor blades as part of a scam
# Con Job
# Con Job

Fraudsters in Kerry are using condoms and razor blades as part of a scam

Aug 14th 2015, 6:10 AM 64,931 Views 37 Comments

Gardaí are warning shop owners to be on the lookout.

# condoms - Thursday 30 July, 2015

A woman has designed spray-on condoms and everyone is talking about them
# Spray It On
From The Daily Edge
# Spray It On

A woman has designed spray-on condoms and everyone is talking about them

Jul 30th 2015, 10:46 AM 5,109 Views 6 Comments

What a time to be alive.

# condoms - Tuesday 28 July, 2015

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 56,074 Views 34 Comments

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

# condoms - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

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 13,756 Views 16 Comments

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

# condoms - Sunday 5 July, 2015

12 things women want men to know about sex
# Sex Ed
From The Daily Edge
# Sex Ed

12 things women want men to know about sex

Jul 5th 2015, 8:15 PM 253,851 Views 6 Comments

Don’t pat us on the head when we’re *down there*, for a start.

# condoms - Wednesday 24 June, 2015

Teenagers invent a condom that changes colour if you have an STI
# Safe Sex
# Safe Sex

Teenagers invent a condom that changes colour if you have an STI

Jun 24th 2015, 10:40 PM 18,533 Views 27 Comments

It’s all about the molecules.

These teenagers have invented condoms that change colour if you have an STD
# Bravo Johnny
From The Daily Edge
# Bravo Johnny

These teenagers have invented condoms that change colour if you have an STD

Jun 24th 2015, 2:32 PM 4,571 Views 6 Comments

And the whole world is now OBSESSED.

# condoms - Friday 22 May, 2015

The HSE is about to buy up half a million condoms
# Got You Covered
# Got You Covered

The HSE is about to buy up half a million condoms

May 22nd 2015, 8:48 AM 16,995 Views 54 Comments

And 200,000 packets of lubricant to boot.

# condoms - Tuesday 5 May, 2015

A teenage girl was suspended for these incredibly spot-on answers to a sex ed quiz
# An Education
From The Daily Edge
# An Education

A teenage girl was suspended for these incredibly spot-on answers to a sex ed quiz

May 5th 2015, 7:39 PM 15,285 Views 5 Comments

Condoms are gross, I hate them.” “So are babies.”

# condoms - Thursday 5 March, 2015

The boss who distributes condoms to stop maternity leave
# Rubber Stamped
# Rubber Stamped

The boss who distributes condoms to stop maternity leave

Mar 5th 2015, 10:53 AM 21,200 Views 31 Comments

Linda Wayman, head of a major Australian radio company, said a third of her staff are either on maternity leave or covering maternity leave.

# condoms - Sunday 1 February, 2015

US police investigate 'suspicious package' in bus station, find thousands of condoms
# Surprise
From The Daily Edge
# Surprise

US police investigate 'suspicious package' in bus station, find thousands of condoms

Feb 1st 2015, 10:00 AM 2,312 Views 0 Comments

Very suspicious, alright.

# condoms - Thursday 29 January, 2015

Pizza-patterned condoms are the form of contraception you've been waiting for
# Pizza Condom
From The Daily Edge
# Pizza Condom

Pizza-patterned condoms are the form of contraception you've been waiting for

Jan 29th 2015, 12:06 PM 2,773 Views 4 Comments

For reasons.

# condoms - Friday 9 January, 2015

A woman put a condom on her leg to prove that men can't be 'too big' to wear them
# Condom Sock
From The Daily Edge
# Condom Sock

A woman put a condom on her leg to prove that men can't be 'too big' to wear them

Jan 9th 2015, 8:34 AM 9,924 Views 4 Comments

Someone’s got a bit of time on their hands.

# condoms - Sunday 7 December, 2014

Here's what a condom has to go through to be endorsed by the UN
# Rubber Bandits
# Rubber Bandits

Here's what a condom has to go through to be endorsed by the UN

Dec 7th 2014, 4:00 PM 15,772 Views 18 Comments

On a related note, the median duration of sex is 7.3 minutes. So now you know.

# condoms - Sunday 28 September, 2014

Poverty, violence and myths about condoms: What's spreading HIV?
# South Africa
# South Africa

Poverty, violence and myths about condoms: What's spreading HIV?

Sep 28th 2014, 8:45 AM 12,195 Views 11 Comments

In South Africa, more than 6 million of the country’s 52 million population are HIV positive.

# condoms - Thursday 25 September, 2014

Faustino Asprilla is bringing out his own range of fruit-flavoured condoms
# 90s Hero
From The42
# 90s Hero

Faustino Asprilla is bringing out his own range of fruit-flavoured condoms

Sep 25th 2014, 11:10 AM 3,829 Views 0 Comments

Anyone for guava…?

# condoms - Tuesday 9 September, 2014

Durex forced to deny existence of 'pumpkin spice' condoms after image goes viral
# Pumpkin Spice
From The Daily Edge
# Pumpkin Spice

Durex forced to deny existence of 'pumpkin spice' condoms after image goes viral

Sep 9th 2014, 10:35 AM 3,531 Views 1 Comment

The denial came after an image of the supposed condom went viral over the weekend.

# condoms - Friday 29 August, 2014

Going to EP? Here's a few things that people are telling you to do
# Electric Picnic
# Electric Picnic

Going to EP? Here's a few things that people are telling you to do

Aug 29th 2014, 7:15 AM 16,794 Views 13 Comments

Bring your common sense.

# condoms - Saturday 7 June, 2014

This condom is tougher, more sensitive and funded by Bill Gates
# Wrap Up
# Wrap Up

This condom is tougher, more sensitive and funded by Bill Gates

Jun 7th 2014, 5:30 PM 38,654 Views 59 Comments

The University of Wollongong could receive $1 million from the Microsoft billionaire for their design.

# condoms - Sunday 23 March, 2014

Box of liquid cocaine-filled condoms sent to the Vatican
# SUSPECT PACKAGE
# SUSPECT PACKAGE

Box of liquid cocaine-filled condoms sent to the Vatican

Mar 23rd 2014, 10:51 AM 21,267 Views 61 Comments

The package – sent from South America – was intercepted in Germany at an airport.

# condoms - Monday 10 March, 2014

Teens told by Pure in Heart that condoms fail one in six times
# Lets Talk About Sex
# Lets Talk About Sex

Teens told by Pure in Heart that condoms fail one in six times

Mar 10th 2014, 10:55 PM 72,182 Views 0 Comments

And in separate claims, students who attended a retreat in Knock also said they were told by speakers that they would lose certain hormones the more often they had sex.

# condoms - Saturday 22 February, 2014

These 11 designs could be the condoms of the future
# Wrap Up
# Wrap Up

These 11 designs could be the condoms of the future

Feb 22nd 2014, 4:00 PM 38,681 Views 19 Comments

Bill Gates asked for it and these designers delivered.

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