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Sugary fizzy drinks /squashes by sex, age-group, and deprivation quintile 2015/16

This information has been produced from the health survey Northern Ireland and issued 10th January 2017. Department of Health (Northern Ireland) Statistical reports, DoH statistics and research, Department of Health commissioned surveys This information h ...

Framework for Preventing and Addressing Overweight and Obesity 2012-2022- Progress Report on 2015-19 outcomes (June 2015- June 2016)

This report outlines the current progress (June 2015 to June 2016) made under the current implementation[i], of the ten year obesity prevention framework A Fitter Future for All 2012–2022.   Department of Health (Northern Ireland) Corporate reports, Profe ...

Tables from health survey Northern Ireland

Tables outlining: adult and child BMI levels, the foods people eat on most days of the week and fruit & vegetable intake, the amount of physical activity undertaken per week and sedentary behaviour, knowledge & awareness of sexual health issues, i ...

Urban Green Space Interventions and Health: A Review of Impacts and Effectivness

World Health Organization (WHO) Urban Health, Cities, Environment, Spoace, Obesity, Cardiovascular Health, Well-being, Equity Interventions on green space in urban settings can help address public health issues related to obesity, cardiovascular effects, ...

Adult Weight Management: Guidance for Commissioners and Providers

Public Health England (PHE) Weight, Overweight, Weight management, Obese, Diet This guide supports commissioners and providers of tier 2 adult weight management services, including: local authorities (LAs) clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) NHS institut ...

Trends in health behaviours, health outcomes and contextual factors between 1998-2014: findings from the Irish health behaviour in school-aged children study.

This report provides us with a very important picture of the trends in the health behaviours of school-aged children. It describes the self-reported health status for children in Ireland over time in relation to key indicators: health behaviours (eg smoki ...

Weigh to a healthy pregnancy

This leaflet was developed by the PHA to introduce the Weigh to a health pregnancy programme, a weight management programme for pregnant women with a BMI of 40 and over. The programme offers extra support from midwives, dietitian and physiotherapist with ...

Physical activity infographics

A new tool has been distributed to GPs to help highlight the importance of physical activity. Consisting of three infographics covering the age groups 0-5 years, 5-18 years, and adults and older people, it is designed to encourage health professionals to ...

Comparison of general obesity and measures of body fat distribution in older adults in relation to cancer risk: meta-analysis of individual participant data of seven prospective cohorts in Europe

We evaluated the associations of anthropometric indicators of general obesity (body mass index, BMI), an established risk factor of various cancer, and body fat distribution (waist circumference, WC; hip circumference, HC; and waist-to-hip ratio, WHR), wh ...

Connswater Community Greenway

Connswater Community Greenway Recreation, Physical Activity The Connswater Community Greenway is a £40 million investment in East Belfast. The project has been developed by the East Belfast Partnership and is being delivered by Belfast City Council. It is ...

Connswater Community Greenway Research Findings

Connswater Community Greenway Recreation, Physical Activity The Connswater Community Greenway is a £40 million investment in East Belfast. The project has been developed by the East Belfast Partnership and is being delivered by Belfast City Council. It is ...

Connswater Community Greenway Reports (2011 &2012)

Connswater Community Greenway Recreation, Physical Activity The Connswater Community Greenway is a £40 million investment in East Belfast. The project has been developed by the East Belfast Partnership and is being delivered by Belfast City Council. It is ...

Adolescent obesity and related behaviours: trends and inequalities in the WHO European Region, 2002–2014

World Health Organization (WHO) Child Health, Overweight, Obesity, Physical Activity, Behaviour The report Adolescent obesity and related behaviours: trends and inequalities in the WHO European Region, 2002–2014 presents the latest trends in obesity, eati ...

Environmental Sustainability and Health Institute (ESHI)

Environmental Sustainability and Health Institute (ESHI) Food, Nutrition Environmental Sustainability and Health Institute (ESHI). By bringing together researchers working on programmes that range from food safety, nutraceuticals, food technology, to huma ...

Food & Health Research Centre Brochure

Environmental Sustainability and Health Institute (ESHI) Food, Nutrition The Food Health Research Centre (FHRC) represents one of the strategic research priority areas in the Environmental Sustainability and Health Institute (ESHI). By bringing together r ...

Institute of Public Health in Ireland (IPH) response to Department of Finance Sugar-Sweetened Drinks Tax Public Consultation

Institute of Public Health in Ireland (IPH) Sugar tax, Sugar sweetened drink, Child health, Obesity IPH welcomed the opportunity to respond to a Department of Finance (RoI) consultation on the forthcoming sugar sweetened drinks tax in the Republic of Irel ...

The Childhood Obesity Surveillance Initiative (COSI) in the Republic of Ireland: Findings from 2008, 2010, 2012 and 2015

National Nutrition Surveillance Centre (NNSC), School of Public Health, Physiotherapy and Sports Science, University College Dublin Weight, Overweight, Obese, Obesity, Child Health Data from the most recent wave of the Childhood Obesity Surveillance Initi ...

The Childhood Obesity Surveillance Initiative (COSI) in the Republic of Ireland: Findings from 2008, 2010, 2012 and 2015

National Nutrition Surveillance Centre (NNSC), School of Public Health, Physiotherapy and Sports Science, University College Dublin Weight, Overweight, Obese, Obesity, Child Health Data from the most recent wave of the Childhood Obesity Surveillance Initi ...

Report from the Commission to the European Parliament and the Council regarding the mandatory labelling of the list of ingredients and the nutrition declaration of alcoholic beverages.

. European Commission Food Labelling, Nutrition Information, Consumer This report responds to the obligation set for the Commission by Article 16(4) of Regulation (EU) No 1169/20111 on the provision of food information to consumers (the Regulation). This p ...

Identifying what influences the shopping habits of food hypersensitive consumers

Identifying what influences the shopping habits of food hypersensitive consumers Date: March, 2017 ISBN: 978-1-905767-70-0 Downloads Identifying what influences the shopping habits of food hypersensitive consumers; an island of Ireland study (PDF, 2MB) Id ...

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