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'A healthy city is an active city: A PA planning guide' (2008)

This planning guide provides a range of ideas, information and tools for developing a comprehensive plan for creating a healthy, active city by enhancing physical activity in the urban environment. By developing, improving and supporting opportunities in ...

'Active Travel' Maps: Derry/Londonderry, Enniskillen, Limavady, Omagh and Strabane

New 'Active Travel' Maps, funded by the Public Health Agency, for the cities and towns of Derry/ Londonderry, Enniskillen, Limavady, Omagh and Strabane have been launched to encourage local people and visitors to build physical activity into the ...

'Get Healthy' Project

Ballybeen Women’s Centre/ Ballybeen Peer Education Project Healthy eating, Active lifestyles, Pre-school children, Young people, Parents Ballybeen Peer Education Project (PEP) aims to support, educate and empower young people to make positive health and l ...

'It's nice to see someone coming in': Exploring the Social Objectives of Meals-on-Wheels

O'DWYER, CIARA MARY; TIMONEN, VIRPI; Social Studies; Despite the fact that meals-on-wheels have both nutritional and social aspects, there is a paucity of research on the social objectives of the service. This article set out to develop our under ...

'Making Diabetes Count'

10.14655/749069-3763 Institute of Public Health in Ireland Diabetes, Obesity, Diagnosed, Undiagnosed The launch of the first report of The Irish Diabetes Prevalence Working Group, Ireland and Northern Ireland's Population Health Observatory (INIsPHO) ...

"Healthwise" Physical Activity Referral Initiative

Department of Public Health Medicine, Eastern Health & Social Services Board & The Physical Activity Coordination Group A referral programme of guidance and physical activity for patients with suffering health risks The Eastern Board along with it ...

10 Facts on Obesity

World Health Organization (WHO) Overweight, Obesity Obesity has reached epidemic proportions globally, with at least 2.8 million people dying each year as a result of being overweight or obese. Once associated with high-income countries, obesity is now al ...

10 Years On: New Evidence on TV marketing and Junk Food Consumption Amongst 11-19 Year Olds 10 Years After Broadcast Regulations

Thomas C. Hooper L. Petty R. Thomas F. Rosenberg G. Vohra J. Obesity, Cancer, Marketing, Advertising, Diet This report examines the association between television marketing and diet. Specifically, it tests whether commercial television is linked to consum ...

10,000 more voices: Improving the patient and client experience of delirium

Patient and client experience is recognised as a key element in the deliveryof quality healthcare. In line with this, the Public Health Agency (PHA) iscarrying out an extensive piece of work across all Health and Social CareTrusts (HSCTs), with the aim of ...

10,000 Voices Report- Hospital Eye Care Services

We are pleased to present the regional report on the findings in relation toHospital Eye Care Services, which is one of a number of work streams onthe current 10,000 MORE Voices work plan. Publish to PHW Public to Repository 10.14655/11971-1175929 Public ...

1992 World Declaration on Nutrition

Food and Agriculture Organisation Nutrition, Food, Lifestyle, Physical activity In December 1992 the first International Conference on Nutrition (ICN) was held in FAO's Headquarters in Rome. The conference was jointly sponsored by the Food and Agricu ...

20 Year Strategy for the Irish Language 2010 to 2030 Progress Report: 2010- 2015

20 Year Strategy for the Irish Language 2010 to 2030 Progress Report: 2010- 2015. Provided by the Department of Education and Skills, Ireland. /en/Publications/Policy-Reports/20-Year-Strategy-for-the-Irish-Language-2010-to-2030-Progress-Report-2010-2015.p ...

2008 Annual Report of the South East Regional Directors of Public Health- Children and young people theme (chapter 7)

This is the Children and Young People theme chapter of the first joint annual report of Professor Yvonne Doyle and Professor John Newton, the South East England regional directors of public health. The aim of the children and young people theme of the Sou ...

2015/16 raw disease prevalence trend data for Northern Ireland

This bulletin presents frequency distributions of disease prevalence across GP practices in reporting year in question. 10.14655/11971-1014768 Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety (Northern Ireland) Statistical reports, DoH statistics a ...

2016 Annual Report on the Tobacco Free Ireland Action Plan.

23.11.2017 Tobacco Free Ireland, the report of the Tobacco Policy Review Group, was endorsed by Government, and published in October 2013. It builds on existing tobacco control policies and legislation already in place in this country, and sets a target f ...

30 minutes of physical activity a day is good for your health

This poster promotes the message that 30 minutes of moderate physical activity a day has substantial health benefits, and highlights the fact that you don’t have to do 30 minutes all in one go. 10.14655/11971-45501 Public Health Agency Physical activity, ...

80:20 Educating and Acting for a Better World

80:20 Educating and Acting for a Better World promotes development and human rights education and has had a long involvement in discussiong issues of peace and reconciliation on the island of Ireland. Sector: Education Address: St. Cronan's Boys Nati ...

A 'Watershed' Moment- Why it's Prime Time to Protect Children from Junk Food Adverts

Obesity Health Alliance (OHA) Food and Drink Adverts, Child Health, Television Advertising, TV, Family Viewing, Fruit, Vegetables, Fast Food We have a childhood obesity epidemic with more than one in three children in England overweight or obese by the ti ...

A 'Watershed' Moment- Why it's Prime Time to Protect Children from Junk Food Adverts

Obesity Health Alliance (OHA) Food and Drink Adverts, Child Health, Television Advertising, TV, Family Viewing, Fruit, Vegetables, Fast Food We have a childhood obesity epidemic with more than one in three children in England overweight or obese by the ti ...

A Bicycle Strategy for Northern Ireland

Department for Regional Development Northern Ireland (DRD) Cycling, Bicycle, Physical Activity, Obesity, Exercise, Overweight The Minister for Regional Development (DRD) has prepared a Bicycle Strategy for Northern Ireland which sets out, over a 25 year h ...

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