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Energising Northern Ireland: An Independent Report by Lord Whitty for the Consumer Council

Lord Whitty Energy strategy, Domestic energy consumer This report was proposed by the Consumer Council for NI to look at energy strategy from the point of view of the domestic energy consumer- not just today’s consumer but also of consumers well into the ...

Life Doesn't Revolve Around Lighting a Fire Anymore: An Evaluation of the Warming Up Project and Recommendations for Future Action

10.14655/749069-8410 NEA Northern Ireland and The Institute of Public Health in Ireland Older people, Living conditions, Heating, Warmth, Housing Conditions The Warming Up project (January 2003 to December 2004) aimed to create a capacity within south and ...

Annual Update on Fuel Poverty and Health (2008)

refer to the resource 10.14655/20080001 Institute of Public Health in Ireland Fuel poverty, Research, Economics, Statutory Sector, Community Sector, Voluntary sectors This paper provides an update on the All-Ireland Policy Paper on Fuel Poverty and Health ...

Smoothies

Dietary guidelines recommend that we eat five or more portions of fruit and vegetables every day, and consumers are increasingly using smoothies as a way to achieve this.  10.14655/105129-107330 safefood Health ...

What you need to know about Campylobacter

<br /> <p><span class="italics">Campylobacter</span> is a bacterium found in the intestines of many types of animals and is the most common bacterial cause of diarrhoeal illness. <span class="italics">Camp ...

Time the turkey to perfection this Christmas!

10.14655/105129-107341 safefood Food safety Christmas is the season for friends, family, food and good times. Here at safe food we want to make sure you have a safe and tasty, festive turkey. This handy guide gives you advice on buying, storing, defrostin ...

Directory of Food Safety Laboratory Services

<br /> 10.14655/105129-107358 safefood Food safety All laboratories play a key role in protecting public health by analysing the microbiological and chemical content of food so that it is safe to eat. On the island of Ireland there are many laborato ...

Delivering Cleaner Air: Smoky Coal Ban Regulations- Review and Public Consultation

Department of the Environment, Community and Local Government Coal ban, Regulations The ban on the marketing, sale and distribution of bituminous fuel (or ‘smoky coal ban’) was first introduced in Dublin in 1990 in response to severe episodes of winter sm ...

The Cost of affordable Warmth

Energy Action Scotland and National Energy Action The relationship between Government and energy supplier investment This report examines the relationship between Government and energy supplier investment in programmes to mitigate fuel poverty and the ext ...

Consider this...Research Reflections for a New Mandate

Northern ireland Assembly ALCOHOL, CHILD POVERTY, DEMOGRAPHY, DETERMINANTS OF HEALTH, ECONOMIC POLICY, EDUCATION, EMPLOYMENT, FINANCE, FUEL POVERTY, FUNDING, HOUSING, HUMAN RIGHTS, INEQUALITY, TAXATION In Consider This, the Assembly’s Research and Informa ...

The Health impacts of Cold Homes and Fuel Poverty

Marmot Review Team Living in cold conditions is a risk to health. This report reviews the existing evidence of the direct and indirect health impacts suffered by those living in fuel poverty and cold housing. It makes the case for aligning the environment ...

Update on Public Consultation: Scope for Private Health Insurance to incorporate Additional Primary Care Services

11.6.2015On 22nd December 2014, the Department of Health commenced a public consultation on the scope for private health insurance to incorporate additional primary care services. The aim of the consultation was to examine the scope for private health ins ...

IPH Highlights

refer to the resource 10.14655/20090004 Institute of Public Health in Ireland Cooperation, Public health, Health impact, Education, Social determinants Recent IPH Highlights detailed in this document include:- Celebrating 10 years of North South working- ...

The Feasibility of establishing an all-Ireland biobank-- Report of an Expert Group 2004

Publish to PHW Public to Repository 10.14655/11971-60741 Health Research Board No lay summary available at this time. Fuel Poverty Chronic Conditions Obesity Research and Evaluation Report ...

Activities of Irish psychiatric units and hospitals 2004

This report presents data on all admissions to, and discharges from, psychiatric in-patient facilities in Ireland in 2004. Publish to PHW Public to Repository 10.14655/11971-60743 Health Research Board This report presents data on all admissions to, and d ...

Irish psychiatric units and hospitals census 2006 bulletin

Publish to PHW Public to Repository 10.14655/11971-60751 Health Research Board The psychiatric units and hospitals census was carried out on 31 March 2006. The overall statistics revealed that: Males accounted for more than half (55%) of all residents on ...

Family support study: A study of experiences, needs, and support requirements of families with enduring mental illness in Ireland

The Family Support Study examines the experiences, needs and support requirements of people who care for a family member with enduring mental illness in Ireland. The exploratory study found that different services are needed by families in order to cope w ...

Activities of Irish psychiatric units and hospitals 2005

This report presents data on all admissions to, and discharges from, psychiatric in-patient facilities in Ireland in 2005. Publish to PHW Public to Repository 10.14655/11971-60755 Health Research Board This report presents data on all admissions to, and d ...

Irish psychiatric units and hospitals census 2006

The psychiatric units and hospitals census was carried out on 31 March 2006. The overall statistics revealed that: Publish to PHW Public to Repository 10.14655/11971-60756 Health Research Board The psychiatric units and hospitals census was carried out on ...

Activities of Irish Psychiatric Services 2002 (file size 504KB)

Publish to PHW Public to Repository 10.14655/11971-60759 Health Research Board This report presents data on all admissions to, discharges from, and deaths in, Irish psychiatric units and hospitals, as recorded on the National Psychiatric In-patient Report ...