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When Sammy met Sally

Safefood Healthy eating resource for parents This booklet is designed for parents to use with their children. It aims to increase a child’s experience of healthy food from an early age and encourages a positive attitude towards a healthy diet. Obesity Chr ...

Weather the Winter

Consumer Council for Northern Ireland Climate Christmas can be very expensive. The cost of food has risen by over 20 per cent in the last year and we can overspend on presents by about £174. You can be prepared by: • Writing a grocery list before you go; ...

Energy Density: Finding the Balance for Cancer Prevention

World Cancer Research Fund (WCRF) Cancer prevention WCRF UK is the principal UK charity dedicated to the prevention of cancer through the promotion of healthy diet and nutrition, physical activity and weight management. WCRF UK is committed to providing c ...

Health economic assessment tools (HEAT) for walking and for cycling. Methodology and user guide. Economic assessment of transport infrastructure and policies

Kahlmeier, S. et al Cycling, Walking, Physical activity, Transport, Environment The promotion of cycling and walking for everyday physical activity not only promotes health but can also have positive effects on the environment. This booklet summarizes the ...

Wealth, Inequality and Social Polarisation in the EU

European Anti-Poverty Network (EAPN) Poverty and social exclusion in the EU This publication aims to explain what wealth is and how social polarization is currently growing in the EU and worldwide, providing a whole range of statistics on these issues.Thi ...

Carbon Monoxide Are you at risk?

Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety ACCIDENT PREVENTION, CARBON MONOXIDE, HOME SAFETY, POISONING, VENTILATION This booklet provides information on carbon monoxide gas and provides information, advice and safety tips to prevent accident ...

Advice and Information on the use of Carbon Monoxide Detectors

Health and Safety Executive for Northern Ireland Carbon monoxide This information sheet provides information on the use of carbon monoxide detectors explaining how they work, how they should be used, what to look for in a detector etc. While excellent dev ...

A guide to landlords’ duties: Gas Safety (Installation and Use) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2004

Health and Safety Executive for Northern Ireland Landlord, Gas based appliances This information sheet outlines the legal duties of landlords who rent their properties to tenants in relation to the intsallation, maintainance and record keeping around gas ...

Food for Young Children

Health Service Executive CHILD HEALTH, HEALTHY EATING, NUTRITION This booklet provides nutritional and feeding advice, practical tips and suggestions for parent of children up to 5 years of age. Obesity Chronic Conditions Obesity http://www.healthpromotio ...

Get Active Your Way

Department of Health and Children, Health Service Executive Physical activiy advice This booklet provides advice, information and sugesstions on physical activity including getting active at work and at home. It also provides advice on weight loss and goa ...

Staying safe

This leaflet provides advice and information on drugs and clubbing, on planning ahead for a night out, dancing and drugs, looking after your friends, drugs and the law and first aid information. 10.14655/11971-12283 Public Health Agency Substance misuse T ...

Newborn blood spot screening for your baby

This leaflet explains the benefits of blood spot screening for the newborn 10.14655/11971-12292 Public Health Agency Blood spot screening This leaflet explains the benefits of blood spot screening for the newborn Chronic Conditions Research and Evaluation ...

TB: the disease, its treatment and prevention (English and 10 translations)

This booklet offers general advice on the control of tuberculosis (TB)   10.14655/11971-12314 Public Health Agency Tuberculosis This booklet offers general advice on the control of tuberculosis (TB)   Chronic Conditions Research and Evaluation Report ...

Teenage immunisations for ages 14 to 18 (English and 10 translations) 2009

This booklet explains about the routine immunisations that are offered to all young people before they leave school   10.14655/11971-12315 Public Health Agency Childhood immunisation This booklet explains about the routine immunisations that are offered t ...

Mind your head: a student guide to mental health (2009)

This booklet is full of practical tips and information on managing stress and achieving and maintaining positive mental health and emotional wellbeing. It also contains a comprehensive list of helpful local organisations and websites. The booklet targets ...

Looking after your mental health

This leaflet outlines the signs of poor mental health and suggests steps that people can take to promote good mental health. It advises people to talk to someone if they feel that they may have a mental health problem.   10.14655/11971-12320 Public Health ...

You don't have to be drunk to be doing real damage

This booklet highlights the effects of 'binge drinking', ie packing drinking into a few sessions, usually at the weekend.   10.14655/11971-12322 Public Health Agency Alcohol This booklet highlights the effects of binge drinking ie packing drinki ...

Just the tonic

This leaflet discusses daily drinking guidelines and the health implications for women of too much alcohol.   10.14655/11971-12325 Public Health Agency Alcohol This leaflet discusses daily drinking guidelines and the health implications for women of too m ...

Step this way for better health

This leaflet explains how to use a step counter to motivate yourself to do more walking. It includes a step log to encourage walkers to monitor and record their progress.   10.14655/11971-12326 Public Health Agency Physical activity This leaflet explains ...

Getting a good start: healthy eating from one to five

This booklet outlines advice on many key nutritional issues for children aged one to five. It includes information on how to provide a healthy, balanced diet for this age group, guidance on suitable snacks and drinks, feeding a vegetarian child, vitamin s ...