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Expert group meeting to enhance Health 2020 monitoring and reporting: from theory to practice (2019)

World Health Organization (WHO), Regional Office for Europe Health equity, Accountability, Policy coherence, Social participation The adoption of Health 2020, the European policy framework for health and well-being, has encouraged Member States to impleme ...

Environmental health inequalities in Europe. Second assessment report (2019)

World Health Organization (WHO), Regional Office for Europe Health equity, Accountability, Policy coherence, Social participation Environmental conditions are a major determinant of health and well-being, but they are not shared equally across the populat ...

Participation as a driver of health equity (2019)

World Health Organization (WHO), Regional Office for Europe Health equity, Accountability, Policy coherence, Social participation Social participation is about population involvement in decisions that affect their health. The promotion of this social inno ...

Accountability as a driver of health equity (2019)

World Health Organization (WHO), Regional Office for Europe Health equity, Accountability, Policy coherence, Social participation This paper highlights how accountability mechanisms and processes can play a vital role in driving progress on the Health 202 ...

Driving forward health equity – the role of accountability, policy coherence, social participation and empowerment (2019)

World Health Organization (WHO), Regional Office for Europe Health equity, Accountability, Policy coherence, Social participation A scientific expert review process coordinated by the WHO European Office for Investment for Health and Development of the WH ...

Irish Sports Monitor 2017

Sport Ireland Participation in sport •43% of the population regularly participate in sport. This is at the same level as in 2015indicating that participation in sport is unchanged in an improving economic environment where people may have more time pressu ...

Irish Sports Monitor 2017 Half-Year Report

Sport Ireland Participation in sport Sport Ireland has published its half-year Irish Sports Monitor (ISM) Report for the months January to June in 2017. Sport Ireland’s Irish Sports Monitor is the largest ongoing instrument for tracking active and social ...

Irish Sports Monitor Annual Report 2015

O'Leary, K., Ipsos MRBI Participation in sport The 2015 ISM report was written by Ipsos MRBI on behalf of Sport Ireland. It provides information on active participation in sport and recreational walking, club membership, volunteering and attendance a ...

Health Inequalities- Life expectancy Decomposition 2019

Department of Health Northern Ireland Mortality, Mental disorders, Behavioural disorders, Deprivation This publication is one of a series of reports produced as part of the NI Health & Social Care Inequalities Monitoring System (HSCIMS). This report e ...

Making life better- key indicators progress update 2019

Department of Health Northern Ireland Health inequalities These tables contain the latest figures for each of the key indicators of the wider social determinants of health & wellbeing set out against each of the themes contained in the making life bet ...

Geographic profile of healthcare needs and non-acute healthcare supply in Ireland

Economic & Social Research Institute (ESRI) There is an unequal supply of community health and social care across counties, with the greater Dublin Commuter Belt and the South East having the lowest supply of primary and community care in Ireland. The ...

Commercial foods for infants and young children in the WHO European Region

World Health Organization (WHO) Child Health, Food, Breastfeeding A study of the availability, composition and marketing of baby foods in four European countries In order to help Member States understand what commercial foods for infants and young childre ...

What is the cost of a healthy food basket in the Republic of Ireland in 2018?

safefood Food, Nutrition, Income, Poverty, Household Introduction “Food poverty” is defined as the inability to have an adequate and nutritious diet due to issues of affordability or accessibility. One in ten households in the Republic of Ireland (ROI) ar ...

Macular pigment optical density and its relationship with serum and dietary levels of lutein and zeaxanthin

Beatty S, Nolan JM, Kavanagh H, O'Donovan O Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease Abstract Observational evidence is accumulating that the onset of age-related maculopathy, the leading cause of legal blindness in th ...

Macular Pigment and Percentage of Body Fat

Nolan JM, O'Donovan O, Kavanagh H, Stack J, Harrison M, Muldoon A, Mellerio J, Beatty S Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease P URPOSE. To investigate the relationship between percentage of body fat and macular pigm ...

Measurement of Macular Pigment: Raman Spectroscopy versus Heterochromatic Flicker Photometry

Neelam K, O'Gorman N, Nolan JM, O'Donovan O, Wong HB, Au Eong KG, Beatty S Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease P URPOSE. There are several techniques for measuring macular pigment (MP) in vivo, of which Raman ...

Monthly Consistency of Macular PigmentOptical Density and Serum Concentrationsof Lutein and Zeaxanthin

Nolan JM, Stack J, Mellerio J, Godhinio M, O'Donovan O, Neelam K, Beatty S Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease ABSTRACT T his study was undertaken to assess serial month-to- month consistency of macular pigment (M ...

Macular pigment and ocular biometry

Neelam K, Nolan JM, Loane E, Stack J, O'Donovan O, Au Eong KG, Beatty S Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease Abstract This study is designed to investigate the relationship between macular pigment optical density ( ...

Risk factors for age-related maculopathy are associated with a relative lack of macular pigment

Nolan JM, Stack J, O'Donovan O, Loane E, Beatty S Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease A bstract Macular pigment (MP) is composed of the two dietary carotenoids lutein (L) and zeaxanthin (Z), and is believed to pro ...

The Relationships between Macular Pigment Optical Density and Its Constituent Carotenoids in Dietand Serum

Nolan JM, Stack J, O'Connell E, Beatty S Nutrition, Ageing, Older People, Mental Health, Alzheimer's Disease P URPOSE. Lutein (L) and zeaxanthin (Z) are two dietary carote- noids that accumulate at the macula, where they are collec- tively known ...

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