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Making Chronic Conditions Count: Hypertension, Stroke, Coronary Heart Disease, Diabetes. A systematic approach to estimating and forecasting population prevalence amongst adults on the island of Ireland. Executive Summary

10.14655/749069-7467 Institute of Public Health in Ireland Hypertension, Stroke, Coronary Heart Disease, Diabetes Chronic conditions are responsible for a significant proportion of early deaths. They reduce quality of life in many of the adults living wit ...

All-Ireland Health and Wellbeing Dataset; INIsPHO Data Briefing No. 2008:3

10.14655/749069-7921 Institute of Public Health in Ireland Health, Wellbeing, Health services, Monitoring National health information can hide important differences in health at local level. There is currently no system for monitoring local health and soc ...

Making Chronic Conditions Count: Hypertension, Stroke, Coronary Heart Disease, Diabetes: A systematic approach to estimating and forecasting population prevalence on the island of Ireland

10.14655/749069-13357 Institute of Public Health in Ireland Chronic health conditions Chronic conditions are responsible for a significant proportion of early deaths. They reduce quality of life in many of the adults living with them, represent substantia ...

Making Chronic Conditions Count: Hypertension, Stroke, Coronary Heart Disease, Diabetes: A systematic approach to estimating and forecasting population prevalence on the island of Ireland. Technical Supplement

10.14655/749069-13358 Institute of Public Health in Ireland Chronic health conditions Chronic conditions are responsible for a significant proportion of early deaths. They reduce quality of life in many of the adults living with them, represent substantia ...

North/South Ireland Food Consumption Survey

Irish Universities Nutrition Alliance (IUNA) CANCER, CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE, DIABETES MELLITUS, EATING HABIT, FOOD AND NUTRITION, FOOD SAFETY, HYGIENE, OBESITY, OSTEOPOROSIS In the past 20 years, with increasing affluence and changing lifestyles on the is ...

Community Education Needs to be Supported by Strong Public Policy to Tackle Food Poverty

10.14655/20080002 Institute of Public Health in Ireland Policy, Food poverty, Obesity, Nutrition, Education, Community Community education needs to be supported by strong public policy if it is to be fully effective at tackling food poverty and obesity, a ...

Food and Nutrient intake and Attitudes Among Disadvantaged Groups on the Island of Ireland: Summary Report

Safefood CANCER, CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE, FINANCE, FOOD AND NUTRITION, OBESITY, SOCIOECONOMIC FACTORS, UNEMPLOYMENT Safefood research has revealed that social stresses which are part of daily life for many people from low socio-economic backgrounds are a m ...

Nutrition, Poverty and Health: Making a Difference

Combat Poverty Agency Details of Combat Poverty Agency's conference on health in relation to nutrition and poverty A national conference on nutrition, poverty and health hosted by Combat Poverty Agency Presentations and roundtable discussions- Cost o ...

Treat's Campaign

Safefood Campaign highlighting the health risks to children associated with a diet high in fat A campaign developed by safefood, the Food Safety Promotion Board, has been launched to encourage parents to reduce the amount of treat foods in their child ...

Food Poverty Among Irish School Children

Molcho, M., Walsh, K., and Nic Gabhainn, S., Centre for Health Promotion Studies, NUI Galway ALCOHOL CONSUMPTION, FOOD, FOOD ACCESS, FOOD POVERTY, SMOKING The Health Behaviour in Schoolaged Children (HBSC) is a research study conducted by an international ...

Opportunity to shape the prevention and management of obesity

10.14655/20090014 Institute of Public Health in Ireland Obesity, Management, Orevention Cooperation and Working Together (CAWT), the cross border health and social care partnership has been working with the Departments of Health to progress a three year c ...

Obesity Weighting up the Evidence: All-Island Multisectoral Conference on Obesity

10.14655/20080003 Institute of Public Health in Ireland Obesity, Overweight, Education, Vulnerable group The World Health Organization reports that overweight and obesity have reached epidemic proportions globally and estimates that approximately 1.6 bill ...

Healthy Food For All Initiative

Healthy Food for All FOOD, FOOD ACCESS, FOOD POVERTY, LOW INCOME, OBESITY Healthy Food for All (HFfA) is an all-island multi-agency initiative seeking to promote access, availability and affordability of healthy food for low-income groups. Their aim is to ...