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Smoking and Weight Change After New Health Diagnoses in Older Adults

Archives of Internal Medicine Research on smoking cessation Smoking and patterns of diet and activity are the 2 leading underlying causes of death in the United States, yet the factors that prompt individuals to adopt healthier habits are not well underst ...

The effect of obesity combined with low muscle strength on decline in mobility in older persons

S Stenholm, D Alley, S Bandinelli, M E Griswold, S Koskinen, T Rantanen, J M Guralnik and L Ferrucci1 Research on the effect of obesity on the mobility of older people Both obesity and muscle impairment are increasingly prevalent among older persons and n ...

Vegetables and nuts come out top for heart health

A. Mente, L. de Koning, H.S. Shannon, S.S. Anand A report to show that a Mediterranean diet, rich iS associated with a lower risk for heart disease According to findings published in this week's Archives of Internal Medicine, modest relationships wer ...

Community Development Health Network

Community Health Development Network Tackling health inequalities using a community development approach The Community Development and Health Network (CDHN) aim to end health inequalities using a community development approach- campaigning, influencing po ...

Health Impact Assessment Gateway

West Midlands public Health Observatory on behalf of APHO Access to HIA related information resources The Health Impact Assessment Gateway (HIA Gateway) is a central database providing access to International HIA related information resources. This resour ...

AMH New Horizons Belfast

Community Development Health Network Project providing guidance on health and wellbeing and lifestyle choices This project focuses on individuals learning more about their health and wellbeing and developing action plans that they will take responsibility ...

Ballymena Youth Bank

Community Development Health Network Project informing teenahers on health issues This project will work with 14-25 year olds to increase their understanding of health issues relevant to their age group and increase their skills to encourage other young p ...

Breastfeeding Project North & West Belfast

Health Promotion Department, North and West Belfast Health and Social Services Trust Programme to promote breastfeeding The principle aim of the project is to increase levels of breastfeeding with the support of a voluntary peer support programme and to e ...

Breastfeeding Support

Clan Mor Sure Start Information on the benefits of breastfeeding Peer support and breastfeeding updated information held every Monday in the Maureen Sheehan Centre from 10.30am. Contact Margaret Mclean for more information. Community of Interest:- Healthi ...

Colin Surestart Breast Feeding Group

Colin Neighbourhood Sure Start Project Promoting the benefits of breastfeeding Parent Group Meeting which highlights the benefits of breast feeding to parents, families and future parents. Community of Interest:- Longer and Healthier Lives- Healthier Choi ...

Community Health Shop

Communith Development Health Network Community health initiative To create a Community Health Shop which would be open to all in the community, providing health information sessions, health checks in both the pharmacy and community setting and linking in ...

First Steps on health for young people

Community Development Health Network Project to promote healthy lifestyle choices in young people This project will promote health awareness and encourage a more pro-active approach to looking after your health for 12-16 year olds.  Although focusing on y ...

Increasing awareness of health related issues

Community Development Health Network Programme on healthy lifestyle choices To enhance the health and well-being of members in the Craigavon and Cullyhanna communities. To identify and forge links between both community groups, Trust bodies etc, To offer ...

Managing health and increasing well-being

Community Development Health Network Health management programme The Building the Community-Pharmacy Partnership has worked to improve local health outcomes by encouraging members of the community to develop skills relating to managing their own health, a ...

Orchard Pharmacy

Community Development Health Network Community health care promotion project Engaging the community through a health column in the local press under the direction of the Southern HSSB. Outcome: This ongoing project is working towards promoting health care ...

Peninsula Healthy Living Partnership

Peninsula Healthy Living Partnership Project to promote health, activity and healthy living Virtual Healthy Living Centre providing outreach services to Lower Ards Peninsula. Includes provision of voluntary services, a physical activity programme, childca ...

Rasharkin Health Initiative

Community Development Health Network Initiative to promote healthy eating This project will build on previous work carried out over the last 3 years. There are 4 main aspects:- intergenerational work focusing on the development of a vegetable garden with ...

Rural larne health programme

Community Development Health Network Project to promote healthy living for women in Northern ireland This has been one of the first opportunities to get health on the agenda in the rural area of Larne. This builds on the work and experience of a previousl ...

Supporting the health of the over 50s

Community Development Health Network Project on the eating habits and behaviours of people over fifty To address diet and lifestyle issues and improve the health of the over 50s in Gilford. Outcome: Health related issues for example heart disease, osteopo ...

Top of the Rock Healthy Living Centre

Top of the Rock Healthy Living Centre Initiative to promote physical activity The programme seeks to improve the health/ wellbeing of people in the Upper Springfield. Programmes include sport/physical activity, family support outreach, alternative therapy ...

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