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Pregnancy

safefood Healthy eating during pregnancy Eating healthily during pregnancy will help your baby develop and grow and will help keep you fit and well. You don’t need to go on a special diet, but make sure that you follow the basic healthy eating guidelines ...

Type 2 Diabetes for people with a Learning Disability

    Public Health Agency Diabetes, Learning disability    Pictorial information about type 2 diabetes for people with a learning disability. Chronic Conditions Conditions Diabetes Obesity Research and Evaluation Other Outputs http://www.publichealthagency ...

Healthy breaks for schools poster (English and Irish)

Guidance on healthy breaks for schoolchildren. Public Health Agency Child health, School, Eating habits, Nutrition, Healthy eating Guidance on healthy breaks for schoolchildren. Obesity Research and Evaluation Other Outputs http://www.publichealthagency.o ...

Walk Leader certificate

The Walking for Health programme was established in 2001 and continues to be an integral part of Government policy to address the health and wellbeing of the population in Northern Ireland. The programme is delivered through HSC Trusts across Northern Ire ...

Walk Leader health walk poster

The Walking for Health programme was established in 2001 and continues to be an integral part of Government policy to address the health and wellbeing of the population in Northern Ireland. The programme is delivered through HSC Trusts across Northern Ire ...

Walk Leader cue card

The Walking for Health programme was established in 2001 and continues to be an integral part of Government policy to address the health and wellbeing of the population in Northern Ireland. The programme is delivered through HSC Trusts across Northern Ire ...

Active Travel Briefings for Local Authorities

Active Travel, Health Group The national ‘Active Travel and Health' group has produced three briefings on walking and cycling for local authorities. The briefings are in the form of short Powerpoint presentations and bring together all the latest evi ...

Taxing Fat is Unlikely to Make Us Thin

O'Sullivan, C. Tax on fat foods A Fat Tax, although well intentioned, would be an inefficient and ineffective means of tackling rising obesity. Unlike cigarettes or plastic bags, some amount of fat consumption is desirable. The public policy concern ...

Canadian Best Practices Portal

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IASO Obesity and Mental Health 2012 Conference Presentations

Interntional Association for the Study of Obesity (IASO) Obesity, Mental illness, Research, Practice Although obesity and mental illness are major health issues that affect millions of Canadians, the link between them is often misunderstood. The Canadian ...

TV Viewing and Obesity in Children and Young People

National Obesity Observatory (NOO) Obesity in children and young people Increased TV viewing time among children and young people is associated with a raised likelihood of overweight. This results from a combination of unhealthy dietary habits, sedentary ...

Breastfeeding and Risk of Overweight and Obesity at Nine Years of Age

Mc Crory, C. and Layte, R. Overweight, Obesity, Breastfeeding, Breast milk Whether breastfeeding is protective against the development of childhood overweight and obesity remains the subject of considerable debate. Although a number of meta-analyses and s ...

A Fitter Future for All- Framework launched

Obesity is a modern lifestyle epidemic that is threatening our health and well-being.This was the key message delivered by Health Minister Edwin Poots at the launch of The Framework for Preventing and Addressing Overweight and Obesity in Northern Ireland ...

We get 10 of our 60 minutes playing football

This poster highlights the importance of children being physically active for at least 60 minutes every day. Parents, carers and children are encouraged to visit the website www.getalifegetactive.com to download the activity log book to track how much act ...

Cancer Statistics 2012

Siegel, R. et al, American Cancer Society Cancer incidence and death rates Each year, the American Cancer Society estimates the numbers of new cancer cases and deaths expected in the United States in the current year and compiles the most recent data on c ...

Prevent type 2 diabetes by preventing obesity

In 2011 nearly 73,000 adults in Northern Ireland are registered as having diabetes. Many cases of diabetes are preventable and are the result of obesity. With this in mind, on World Diabetes Day, 14 November 2011, the Public Health Agency (PHA) is encoura ...

Obesity- an acknowledged public health challenge

As we face a difficult economic climate, in which inequalities may worsen, the PHA faces many challenges in its efforts to improve the health of the population. One such challenge is the issue of obesity. Recently, in the Draft Programme for Government an ...

Standard Evaluation Framework (SEF) for weight management interventions Presentation

This presentation summaries the Standard Evaluation Framework which is designed to support high quality, consistent evaluation of weight management interventions in order to increase the evidence base. 10.14655/6744-94712 Kath Roberts, Nick Cavill, Nation ...

New interactive resource feeds children's curiosity

The Public Health Agency (PHA) and safefood today (Wednesday 22 June) officially launched Eat, Taste and Grow, a new interactive curriculum based education resource  to help increase awareness among primary school children of the origins of their food, lo ...