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Putting a health inequalities focus on the Northern Ireland cardiovascular service framework

The PHA, supported by the Institute of Public Health in Ireland (IPH) and other agencies and individuals, has completed a health impact assessment (HIA) on the Cardiovascular Service Framework (CVSFW) for Northern Ireland.The CVSFW is the first in a serie ...

Growing Up in Ireland- Key Findings: Infand Cohort (at 5 years) No.1 Transition to school among five-year-olds

Growing Up in Ireland Child development This is the first in a series of Key Findings from the third wave of interviews with the Infant Cohort in Growing Up in Ireland. The families of around 11,000 children were initially interviewed in 2008/09 when the ...

Growing Up in Ireland- Key Findings: Infand Cohort (at 5 years) No.2 Socio-emotional well-being of five-year-olds

Growing Up in Ireland Child development This is the first in a series of Key Findings from the third wave of interviews with the Infant Cohort in Growing Up in Ireland. The families of around 11,000 children were initially interviewed in 2008/09 when the ...

Growing Up in Ireland- Key Findings: Infant Cohort (at 5 years) No. 3 Well-being, play and diet among five-year-olds

Growing Up in Ireland Child development This is the first in a series of Key Findings from the third wave of interviews with the Infant Cohort in Growing Up in Ireland. The families of around 11,000 children were initially interviewed in 2008/09 when the ...

Growing Up in Ireland- Key Findings: Infand Cohort (at 5 years) No. 4 The family circumstances of five-year-olds

Growing Up in Ireland Child development This is the first in a series of Key Findings from the third wave of interviews with the Infant Cohort in Growing Up in Ireland. The families of around 11,000 children were initially interviewed in 2008/09 when the ...

Health at a Glance 2013.

Health at a Glance 2013 presents the trends and influences shaping health status, services and policies in OECD countries and the BRIICS. Although indicators such as life expectancy or infant mortality suggest that things are improving overall, inequaliti ...

Health 2020. A European policy framework and strategy for the 21st century

World Health Organization (WHO) Health, Wellbeing Improving health and well-being lies behind the new health policy framework for Europe, Health 2020, adopted by the WHO Regional Committee for Europe in 2012. Health 2020 is a value- and evidence-based fra ...

Growing Up in Ireland: Development from Birth to Three Years

Williams, J., Murray, A., McCrory, C. and McNally S. CHILD, INEQUALITY, OBESITY, OVERWEIGHT, PSYCHOLOGICAL DETERMINANT, SOCIOECONOMIC FACTOR, WEIGHT This report presents a descriptive analysis of the findings from the second round of data collection with ...

Young People's Health in Great Britain and Ireland: Findings from the Health Behaviour in School-Aged Children (HBSC) Survey, 2006

Brooks, F., van der Sluijs, W., Klemera, E., Morgan, A., Magnusson, J., Nic Gabhainn, S., Roberts, C., Smith, R. & Currie, C. Child health This report presents data from the 2006 Health Behaviour in School-aged Children (HBSC) survey; a World Health O ...

Comparisons of Health-Related Behaviours and Health Measures between Glasgow and the rest of Scotland

Glasgow Centre for Population Health (GCPH) ALL CAUSES OF MORBIDITY AND MORTALITY, BEHAVIOUR, CANCER, CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE, INEQUALITY, LIFESTYLE, MENTAL HEALTH, SOCIOECONOMIC FACTOR This report aims to provide comprehensive comparisons of adult risk fa ...

Health and Social Care Inequalities Monitoring System

Stewart, B., quigley, D. and Mayock, M., Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety ALL CAUSES OF MORBIDITY AND MORTALITY, CANCER, CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE, DEPRIVED AREA, INEQUALITY, INFANT MORTALITY, LIFE EXPECTANCY, OBESITY, RURAL AREA The I ...

European Food Framework

European Food Framework (EFF) DIET, EATING HABIT, FOOD, HEALTH PROMOTION, HEALTHY EATING, LIFESTYLE, YOUNG PEOPLE The European Food Framework (EFF) is a 2 year pan-European project that seeks to improve the health of children and young people throughout E ...

GRADIENT Project

Eurohealthnet CHILD, FAMILY, HEALTH INEQUALITY, POLICY EVALUATION, SOCIAL DETERMINANT, SOCIOECONOMIC FACTOR GRADIENT is a research project which addresses health inequalities among families and children. The aim to influence policy makers in taking steps ...

Poor Beginnings: Health inequalities among young children across England

National Children's Bureau Health inequalities, Young children, Child health The first five years of a child’s life are critical to their future development. Based on official data published by Public Health England, this report looks at four key mea ...

The cost of a minimum essential food basket in the Republic of Ireland: Study for six household types.

10.14655/105129-879839 MacMahon, B and Weld, G Food poverty, Nutrition, Income, Deprivation A Minimum Essential Standard of Living (MESL) is derived from a negotiated consensus on what people believe is a minimum standard. It is a standard of living that ...

The cost of a minimum essential food basket in Northern Ireland: Pilot study for two household types

10.14655/105129-879842 MacMahon, B and Weld, G Food poverty, Diet, Diabetes, Hunger, Calories, Nutqition A good diet and adequate food supply is central to promoting health and wellbeing. A poor quality diet is associated with higher rates of chronic dise ...

IASO Obesity and Mental Health 2012 Conference Presentations

Interntional Association for the Study of Obesity (IASO) Obesity, Mental illness, Research, Practice Although obesity and mental illness are major health issues that affect millions of Canadians, the link between them is often misunderstood. The Canadian ...

School Costs Survey 2012

Barnardos Costs of sending children to school “We cut back on food and let other bills go unpaid to ensure children have what they need for school… We’re living on the edge all the time. So much for free education.” 987 parents responding to Barnardos’ Sc ...

Global Food: Waste Not, Want Not

Institute of Mechanical Engineers Sustainable food production, Waste reduction This report s claims that as much as half of the world's food, amounting to two billion tonnes worth, is wasted. The authors of the report, The Institution of Mechanical E ...

State of the Nation's Children 2012

Department of Children and Youth Affairs Child development and child health This is Ireland’s fourth biennial State of the Nation’s Children report. These reports, which provide the most up-to-date data on all indicators in the National Set of Child Well- ...

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