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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 ...

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 ...

Managing health and increasing well-being

10.14655/6755-4413 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 ...

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 ...

Survey on Lifestyle and Attitude to Nutrition (SLÁN)

Department of Health and Children (DoHC) Baseline information for the ongoing surveillance of health and lifestyle related behaviours in the Irish adult population. SLÁN is a national survey of the lifestyle, attitudes and nutrition of people living in Ir ...

General and Abdominal Adiposity and Risk of Death in Europe

Background Previous studies have relied predominantly on the body-mass index (BMI, the weight in kilograms divided by the square of the height in meters) to assess the association of adiposity with the risk of death, but few have examined whether the dist ...

Health at Work Programme

British Heart Foundation HEALTH PROMOTION, HEALTHY EATING, MENTAL HEALTH, PHYSICAL ACTIVITY, WELLBEING, WORKPLACE The Health at Work programme offers tools and resources needded to start a health at work club. Members can benefit from:•a free welcome pack ...

Putting a health inequalities focus on Northern Ireland cardiovascular service framework- Summary report

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 ...

Living Costs and Food Survey (LCF)

Office for National Statistics (ONS) EXPENDITURE, FOOD, FOOD ACCESS, HOUSEHOLD, INCOME, NUTRITION, FOOD CONSUMPTION In January 2008 the Living Costs and Food Survey (LCF) replaced the Expenditure and Food Survey. The LCF collects information on spending p ...

Smoking Cessation Services (PH 10)

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Guidance on smoking cessation services in primary care Reducing the prevalence of smoking among people in routine and manual groups, some minority ethnic groups and disadvantaged communities wil ...

Workplace Interventions to Promote Smoking Cessation (PH 5)

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Guidance on interventions to promote smoking cessation in the workplace Reducing smoking and tobacco-related harm is a key government strategy for improving the health of people in England and r ...

A Health Economics Model. The cost benefits of the Physical Activity Strategy for Northern Ireland- a summary of key findings

10.14655/799178-3740 Swales, C., Economics Branch, Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety Framework for maximising efforts to improve health and wellbeing and reduce health inequalities across all sectors This summary report follows on fr ...

Food Access: whose responsibility?

New Policy Institute FOOD, FOOD ACCESS, FOOD POVERTY, LOW INCOME In Spring 2000, the New Policy Institute held a seminar to review four recent research projects addressing food access for low income communities, and to discuss where responsibility lies fo ...

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 ...

Fresh Fruit in Schools: Summary Report 2002-2006

Health Promotion Agency FRUIT, NUTRITION, SCHOOL In October 2002 the Fresh Fruit in Schools scheme was launched. The scheme has its roots in the public health strategy, Investing for Health. This strategy, developed by a cross-departmental group (the Mini ...

Fresh Fruit in Schools Evaluation Summary Report (2002-2004)

Health Promotion Agency Northern Ireland FRUIT, NUTRITION, SCHOOL In October 2002 the Fresh Fruit in Schools scheme was launched. The scheme has its roots in the public health strategy, Investing for Health. This strategy, developed by a cross-departmenta ...

Equal Health, Equal Opportunities

GGD Hart voor Brabant, Netherlands HEALTH PROMOTION, HOUSING, NUTRITION, PHYSICAL ACTIVITY Co-oporation of the municipality of Tilburg, 4 local agencies and NIGZ aimed at a 10 year period health promotion project in a deprived neighbourhood in Tilburg, Th ...