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It's 'Cuffing Season'. What is it and How do we Survive it?

And so it begins. The evenings get darker. The weather gets colder. Our beds feel bigger and our hearts get lonelier. Ah, cuffing season. Love it or hate it, it’s back with a vengeance. By

My Sex-Ed Experience: The bill that Could Change Irish Relationship and Sexuality Education

I can only vaguely remember sex education in primary school. Going to an all-boys primary, the sex-ed seminar was held in conjunction with the all-girls primary across the road. All of sixth class,

STI & STD Lowdown: What Is Syphilis?

Syphilis is an STD caused by the bacterium Treponema pallidum; when left untreated, it can cause serious health risks. Is Syphilis very common? In recent years there has been a rise in the disease in

STI & STD Lowdown: What Is Gonorrhea?

In the third of our weekly series to highlight the various STIs and STDs that can be contracted, we are focusing on gonorrhoea – the one with the horrible name. The good news is gonorrhoea is

STI & STD Lowdown: What Is Chlamydia?

Chlamydia is a very common STI, which very often doesn’t have any symptoms. It is estimated that around 10% of 16-24 year olds who have sex, have also chlamydia. Fortunately, chlamydia tests and

Cuffing Season: All You Need To Know About The Seasonal Relationship Craze

Cuffing Season is well and truly in full swing. Let’s face it, an Irish winter can be down right depressing:it gets darker, colder and exam season is upon us. Since it’s gotten colder out