Fewer women gave Irish addresses at abortion clinics in Britain last year, but there was a 15% increase in the number buying abortion pills online.
The HSE says a new helpline has had a high volume of calls from women seeking information about abortion services.
University students are being urged to practise safe sex following a dramatic rise in the numbers of young people in Ireland diagnosed with sexually transmitted diseases.
There has been a drop of almost 70% in the number of women accessing crisis pregnancy counselling in Ireland over the last 10 years.
The number of Irish women travelling to Britain for an abortion has almost halved in the past 14 years.
Gardaí are investigating a number of complaints of sexual harassment and bullying made by members of the force against colleagues.
The number of women having abortions fell again last year, marking the 12th successive year in which the abortion rate has decreased.
57 seconds ago
23 seconds ago
5 minutes ago
Monday, September 21, 2020 - 6:00 AM
Sunday, September 20, 2020 - 5:00 PM
Sunday, September 20, 2020 - 10:00 PM