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Bowel cancer screening: how to take your test (for people who are partially sighted)

This leaflet provides step-by-step instructions on using the Faecal Immunochemical Test (FIT) for bowel cancer screening. This kit is slightly different to the one we usually use as part of Northern IrelandÂ's bowel cancer screening programme. It is ...

Syphilis: protecting your baby (English and 11 translations)

This leaflet is for pregnant women who have been diagnosed with syphilis. It provides information on the care pathway for these women, including referral to GUM, treatment and long-term protection for the baby.Printing instructions are provided in a PDF b ...

Beating cervical cancer: information for girls in Year 9, aged 12-13 (English and eight translations)

This leaflet is distributed to girls in Year 9 and explains about the HPV vaccine, which can help protect against cervical cancer. 10.14655/6744-933451 Public Health Agency Cervical Cancer, Girl, Young people This leaflet is distributed to girls in Year 9 ...

Bowel cancer screening: the repeat test (English and 10 translations)

This leaflet provides step by step instructions on using the Faecal Immunochemical Test (FIT) for bowel cancer screening.The translations are of the 2010 versions when screening was for 60Â-69 year olds but this has been extended to 60Â-74 year olds. 10.1 ...

Hepatitis C positive, PCR positive: Clinician results factsheet

Factsheet for clinicians with patients who are antibody positive, and polymerase chain reaction (PCR) positive, and therefore have chronic hepatitis C infection. 10.14655/6744-933408 Public Health Agency Hepatitis C, Infection Factsheet for clinicians wit ...

Get kids on the go

The Irish Heart Foundation, Health Service Executive CHILD HEALTH, PHYSICAL ACTIVITY This booklet provides information for parents on the benefits of physical activity for children and the necessary amounts. It also provides advice and suggestions on enco ...

Healthy child, healthy future- Information on the child health programme (0-4 years)

This booklet provides parents with information on the first four years of the child health programme for all families in Northern Ireland. 10.14655/11971-58179 Public Health Agency Child health This booklet provides parents with information on the first f ...

Bowel cancer screening: the facts (English and 10 translations)

This leaflet provides information on bowel cancer and the Northern Ireland Bowel cancer screening programme. 10.14655/11971-18855 Public Health Agency Bowel cancer This leaflet provides information on bowel cancer and the Northern Ireland Bowel cancer scr ...

Beating cervical cancer: information for girls in Year 9, aged 12-13 (English and eight translations)

This leaflet is distributed to girls in Year 9 and explains about the HPV vaccine which can help protect against cervical cancer. 10.14655/11971-18851 Public Health Agency Cervical cancer This leaflet is distributed to girls in Year 9 and explains about t ...

Mind your head: a student guide to mental health (2010)

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 ...

Are you packing a healthy lunch? (English and Irish)

This booklet is designed to improve pupils' nutrition and implement healthier eating and drinking practices. It contains practical tips for parents, carers and children on how to pack an appetising, healthy lunchbox. 10.14655/11971-18841 Public Healt ...

Health matters: what you need to know- E. coli O157

This factsheet for general public contains information on E. coli O157, a strain of bacteria that can cause severe disease in humans. Information on prevention is included.   10.14655/11971-18797 Public Health Agency E. coli This factsheet for general pub ...

Legal highs factsheet

This factsheet has been produced in response to requests from parents and those working with young people for information on legal highs   10.14655/11971-18775 Public Health Agency Drugs misuse This factsheet has been produced in response to requests from ...

Measuring smoking prevalence in local populations

Association of Public Health Observatories (APHO) Smoking prevalence The seventh in the series of APHO Technical Briefings is called "Measuring smoking prevalence in local populations”. Local smoking data at a population level is necessary for planni ...

Weaning made easy: moving from milk to family meals

This booklet provides advice about the stages involved in helping babies make the move from milk only to joining in family meals. 10.14655/11971-12386 Public Health Agency Nutrition This booklet provides advice about the stages involved in helping babies ...

Help us to prevent infections spreading

This leaflet is part of an extension of the cleanyourhands campaign, aimed at preventing the spread of healthcare associated infections (HCAIs) in community healthcare settings including primary care and dental services, residential and nursing homes (inc ...

Promoting breastfeeding for mothers returning to work: a guide for employers

This booklet is the third in a series of Work Well guides aimed at promoting health in the workplace. It outlines to employers the business benefits of encouraging mothers to continue breastfeeding on return to work, the health benefits of breastfeeding f ...

Breastfeeding and returning to work

This leaflet aims to encourage breastfeeding mothers to continue breastfeeding after they have returned to work. It highlights the benefits of continuing to breastfeed, sets out the options for combining breastfeeding and work, explains the rights breastf ...

Bowel cancer screening: the facts

Format: 8 page A5 leaflet Target group: Prospective participants in the Northern Ireland Bowel Screening Programme. Description: This leaflet provides information on bowel cancer and the Northern Ireland Bowel Cancer Screening Programme.   10.14655/11971- ...

Drugs and solvents: a guide for parents

This booklet provides information on why young people try drugs, the risks of taking illegal drugs, the signs of drug taking and information about individual drugs.   10.14655/11971-12349 Public Health Agency Solvent Misuse, Drugs This booklet provides in ...