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Exercise Effects on Bone Mineral Density, Falls, Coronary Risk Factors, and Health Care Costs in Older Women

The Randomized Controlled Senior Fitness and Prevention (SEFIP) Study Wolfgang Kemmler, PhD; Simon von Stengel, PhD; Klaus Engelke, PhD; Lothar Häberle, PhD; Willi A. Kalender, PhD, MD  Background  Physical exercise affects many risk factors and diseases ...

Home versus center based physical activity programs in older adults

Ashworth, N. L., Chad, K. E., Harrison, E. L., Reeder, B. A. and Marshall, S. C. ARTHRITIS, CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE, OLDER PEOPLE, PHYSICAL ACTIVITY Physical inactivity is a leading cause of preventable death and morbidity in developed countries. In additi ...

First Steps on health for young people

10.14655/6755-4379 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.  Alt ...

Orchard Pharmacy

10.14655/6755-4419 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 pr ...

Supporting the health of the over 50s

10.14655/6755-4454 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 hea ...

Shankill Stress and Trauma Group

13 educational courses which are run weekly include: womens and a mens group Art group Pensioners group Crafts History Web based history project Creative writing Volunteer development programme Shankill Stress and Trauma Group 13 educational courses which ...

Home-start (East and South Belfast)

Home-start recruits Volunteers with parenting experience to provide support, friendship and practical help to local parents experiencing challenging family circumstances. Home-Start South Belfast Project providing parenting support Home-start recruits Vol ...

Public Health Information System (PHIS)

Information Unit, Department of Health Health Indicators The Public Health Information System (PHIS) is a collection of tables of health-related data produced by the Department of Health. Data are requested from a wide range of sources including the Centr ...

European Health for All Database (HFA-DB)

World Health Organization, European Office, Copenhagen, Denmark. CHILD HEALTH, DEMOGRAPHY, DETERMINANTS OF HEALTH, ENVIRONMENT, HEALTH, HEALTH STATUS, HEALTHCARE AND HEALTH SERVICES, LIFESTYLE, MATERNITY SERVICE, MORTALITY, TREND HFA-DB is a central datab ...

Northern Ireland Life and Times Survey (NILTS)

ARK, Northern Ireland Social and Political Archive, University of Ulster and Queens University Belfast The attitudes, values and beliefs of the population of Northern Ireland on a range of social issues NILT 2015 results were released on 24th June 2016The ...

Northern Ireland Omnibus Survey

Central Survey Unit, Northern Ireland Statistics and Research Agency (NISRA) The lifestyle and views of people in Northern Ireland on issues such as household structure, age of dwelling and tenure, education, income and religion This is a sample survey co ...

Office for National Statistics (ONS) Omnibus Survey

Office for National Statistics (ONS) Over 300 question modules covering a very wide range of topics including contraception, unused medicines, tobacco consumption, changes to family income, Internet access, arts participation, transport, fire safety and t ...

Out of Hospital Cardiac Arrest Register (OHCAR)

National Ambulance Service, National University Institute Galway and Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council (PHECC) Out-of-hospital cardiac arrest A project to set up an Irish Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest Register (OHCAR) was established in November 2007 i ...

Scottish Health Survey (SHeS)

Scottish Executive Health Department Information on the health and health-related behaviours of Scottish people living in private households. Closely modelled on the Health Survey for England, the Scottish Health Survey (SHeS) is commissioned by the Scott ...

The Composition of Foods Series

Food Standards Agency, Northern Ireland The nutritional value of foods consumed in the UK The Food Standards Agency (FSA) maintains the UK Nutrient Databank, which contains extensive information on the nutrient content of foods commonly consumed in the UK ...

Cook it! An evaluation of a community nutrition education programme in Northern Ireland

10.14655/11971-61564 HSC Public Health Agency Community, Nutrition education, Eating habit, Food Cook it! was originally introduced to Northern Ireland in 1995 by the Health Promotion Agency for Northern Ireland (HPA) in a collaborative project with the E ...

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 ...

Promoting Mental Wellbeing at Work (PH 22)

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence Guidance to promote mental wellbeing through productive and healthy working conditions The guidance is for those who have a direct or indirect role in, and responsibility for, promoting mental wellbein ...

Equality Bill: Making it work Policy proposals for specific duties: Policy Statement

The new single Equality Duty represents an exciting next step in equality legislation. The existing public sector equality duties for race, disability and gender were pioneering pieces of legislation which placed the public sector at the forefront of tack ...

The Coronary Heart Disease National Service Framework: Building on excellence,maintaining progress- Progress report for 2008

This progress report marks the fifth anniversary of the National Service Framework for Coronary Heart Disease. This is a copy of the main report downladed to the SEPHO website. Another resource contains a link to the page on the Department of Health websi ...

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