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# prep - Friday 23 July, 2021

Aki 'has been brilliant' in helping Henshaw prepare for first Lions Test start
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From The42
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Aki 'has been brilliant' in helping Henshaw prepare for first Lions Test start

Jul 23rd 2021, 11:00 AM 8,504 Views 3 Comments

The Leinster and Ireland centre has overcome a hamstring injury to face the Springboks.

# prep - Friday 2 October, 2020

Closure of PrEP service will 'undoubtedly' have impact on HIV rates, experts warn
# Gmhs
# Gmhs

Closure of PrEP service will 'undoubtedly' have impact on HIV rates, experts warn

Oct 2nd 2020, 3:54 PM 17,706 Views 0 Comments

Staff from the GMHS have been redeployed to Covid-19 test centres in recent months.

# prep - Sunday 1 December, 2019

There have been over 470 new diagnoses of HIV in Ireland so far this year
# World Aids Day
# World Aids Day

There have been over 470 new diagnoses of HIV in Ireland so far this year

Dec 1st 2019, 12:30 PM 30,073 Views 43 Comments

Today, 1 December, marks World AIDS Day 2019.

# prep - Monday 4 November, 2019

'A significant gamechanger': PrEP programme to reduce HIV rates being rolled out from today
# HIV
# HIV

'A significant gamechanger': PrEP programme to reduce HIV rates being rolled out from today

Nov 4th 2019, 6:10 AM 9,905 Views 7 Comments

The pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) treatment is the most recent development in the field of HIV prevention.

# prep - Wednesday 9 October, 2019

PrEP programme to reduce HIV rates to be rolled out fully in 2020
# HIV Prevention
# HIV Prevention

PrEP programme to reduce HIV rates to be rolled out fully in 2020

Oct 9th 2019, 6:27 PM 13,587 Views 12 Comments

To date, PrEP has only been available to buy in Ireland on prescription at a price of over €400 a month.

# prep - Thursday 3 October, 2019

Nine in 10 gay and bisexual men living with HIV are on treatment and cannot transmit the virus
# Msm
# Msm

Nine in 10 gay and bisexual men living with HIV are on treatment and cannot transmit the virus

Updated Oct 3rd 2019, 2:10 PM 24,359 Views 60 Comments

Men living in Ireland are more likely to take drugs than their European counterparts, according to a new survey.

# prep - Thursday 25 July, 2019

Who's playing who in the build-up to the World Cup in Japan?
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From The42
# Prep

Who's playing who in the build-up to the World Cup in Japan?

Jul 25th 2019, 3:30 PM 10,832 Views 12 Comments

Eight busy weeks lie ahead before the action gets underway at the World Cup.

# prep - Wednesday 16 January, 2019

Schmidt's Ireland set for pre-Six Nations camp at Portuguese resort
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From The42
# Prep

Schmidt's Ireland set for pre-Six Nations camp at Portuguese resort

Jan 16th 2019, 7:57 AM 27,123 Views 16 Comments

The national squad had a successful camp in Spain before last year’s Grand Slam.

# prep - Thursday 4 October, 2018

Hiqa is looking at whether a PrEP programme can start in Ireland next year
# HIV
# HIV

Hiqa is looking at whether a PrEP programme can start in Ireland next year

Oct 4th 2018, 10:44 AM 11,144 Views 34 Comments

The health authority’s work is due to conclude next year, with a possible roll out soon after that.

# prep - Wednesday 25 July, 2018

HIV drug may be more affordable after European court ruling
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HIV drug may be more affordable after European court ruling

Jul 25th 2018, 8:28 PM 10,191 Views 12 Comments

The case now returns to the English High Court for a final decision.

# prep - Tuesday 17 July, 2018

Here's the super important reason why you'll see stickers on Dublin landmarks this week
# HIV Prevention Day
From The Daily Edge
# HIV Prevention Day

Here's the super important reason why you'll see stickers on Dublin landmarks this week

Jul 17th 2018, 3:09 PM 4,273 Views 1 Comment

Everything you need to know about #HIVPreventionDay.

# prep - Friday 15 June, 2018

'It's worrying': Over 200 people diagnosed with HIV so far this year
# Increase
# Increase

'It's worrying': Over 200 people diagnosed with HIV so far this year

Jun 15th 2018, 6:10 AM 27,936 Views 42 Comments

Some 500 people were diagnosed with the condition last year, and this figure is expected to be higher in 2018.

# prep - Friday 1 December, 2017

A HIV prevention drug is being made available to Irish pharmacies at a 70% cheaper cost
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A HIV prevention drug is being made available to Irish pharmacies at a 70% cheaper cost

Dec 1st 2017, 10:00 AM 16,170 Views 46 Comments

PrEP is a once daily medication that can significantly reduce risk of infection among HIV-negative people at high risk.

'When HIV hit Ireland it had the same devastation it did in San Francisco'
# 30 Years On
# 30 Years On

'When HIV hit Ireland it had the same devastation it did in San Francisco'

Dec 1st 2017, 12:10 AM 11,864 Views 5 Comments

Much has changed in the 30 years since HIV Ireland was established, but some of the same problems - like stigma – remain.

# prep - Thursday 28 September, 2017

'I'm most angry at myself': HIV positive people continue to suffer from stigma in Ireland
# HIV
# HIV

'I'm most angry at myself': HIV positive people continue to suffer from stigma in Ireland

Sep 28th 2017, 6:10 AM 18,673 Views 33 Comments

17% of people living in HIV say they have felt suicidal in the last year.

# prep - Saturday 17 June, 2017

Explainer: What's being done to bring anti-HIV medication into Ireland?
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Explainer: What's being done to bring anti-HIV medication into Ireland?

Jun 17th 2017, 8:00 PM 12,097 Views 23 Comments

PrEP is a “once daily” medication that can reduce risk of infection among people at high risk.

# prep - Thursday 15 June, 2017

Calls for prevention medication to be made available following over 500 HIV diagnoses in 2016
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Calls for prevention medication to be made available following over 500 HIV diagnoses in 2016

Jun 15th 2017, 2:01 PM 11,296 Views 20 Comments

HIV Ireland and the Gay Health Network (GHN) are calling for PrEP to be introduced in Ireland.

# prep - Monday 7 September, 2015

Open thread: Do you plan your lunches or dinners the week before?
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# Sponsored

Open thread: Do you plan your lunches or dinners the week before?

Sep 7th 2015, 1:00 PM 11,145 Views 10 Comments

Or is everything done on the fly?

# prep - Friday 4 September, 2015

6 dinners that make lovely lunches the next day
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# Sponsored

6 dinners that make lovely lunches the next day

Sep 4th 2015, 1:00 PM 24,623 Views 13 Comments

Less cooking – more eating. Win win.

# prep - Friday 10 October, 2014

Nurses demand details of HSE's Ebola plan
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Nurses demand details of HSE's Ebola plan

Oct 10th 2014, 7:24 PM 15,290 Views 60 Comments

Nurses want to know what contingency plans and alert systems are in place.

# prep - Wednesday 10 September, 2014

Opinion: It's not a Mickey Mouse exam, the Junior Cert does actually matter
# JC RESULTS
# JC RESULTS

Opinion: It's not a Mickey Mouse exam, the Junior Cert does actually matter

Sep 10th 2014, 1:00 PM 6,755 Views 38 Comments

To say it doesn’t is an insult to the 60,698 Irish students who studied for 3 years to sit the exam last June.

# prep - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

'I'm gonna blow the roof off this place' - McGregor set for Dublin
# Notorious
From The42
# Notorious

'I'm gonna blow the roof off this place' - McGregor set for Dublin

Jul 15th 2014, 12:00 PM 24,628 Views 72 Comments

Check out the short doc on the Irishman’s build-up to UFC Fight Night Dublin.