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A Diabetes Strategic Framework

Health Minister Michelle O'Neill is delighted to present a Diabetes Strategic Framework for the north of Ireland. Diabetes is a condition which we know affects at least 90,000 people living here. Every day here, on average, 10 people are newly diagno ...

Sugar-Sweetened Drinks Tax

Department of Finance (RoI) Sugar sweetened drinks, Taxation, Levy, Child obesity, Obesity, Policy The Minister for Finance, Michael Noonan TD, invites interested parties to make submissions in relation to a tax on the production and importation of sugar- ...

A Healthy Weight for Ireland: Obesity Policy and Action Plan 2016 – 2025

Department of Health (RoI) Obesity, Overweight, Healthy eating, Eating Habits, Physical activity, Exercise This Obesity Policy and Action Plan is the result of the Government’s desire to assist its people to achieve better health and in particular to redu ...

IPH Response to DRD’s Consultation on Draft Bicycle Strategy for Northern Ireland- August 2014

10.14655/749069-1022729 Institute of Public Health in Ireland (IPH) Physical Activity, Exercise, Cycling, Transport The Department for Regional Development (DRD) has developed a Draft Bicycle Strategy for Northern Ireland which sets out, over a 25 year pe ...

IPH response on Diabetes Strategic Framework Consultation

10.14655/749069-1022702 Institute of Public Health in Ireland (IPH) Obesity, Overweight, Child Health, Diabetes IPH submitted views on the  Diabetes Strategic Framework Consultation in Northern Ireland  in May 2016. In Northern Ireland there are 85,000 ad ...

IPH response to Committee of Advertising Practice (CAP) consultation on food and soft drink advertising to children via non-broadcast media

10.14655/749069-1022701 Institute of Public Health in Ireland (IPH) Advertisment, Advertising, Food, Soft Drink, Media, Child Health, Obesity, Overweight, Weight Management The Committee of Advertising Practice (CAP) in the UK invited submissions to a con ...

Get Ireland Active: The National Physical Activity Plan

14.1.2016 This Plan focuses on different types of actions, some immediate and some more long-term and sustainable solutions, which recognise that behaviour change is complex, challenging and takes time. This does not merely focus on overcoming deficits bu ...

National Physical Activity Plan for Ireland

10.14655/771574-953454 Get Ireland Active Physical activity, Exercise, Obesity, Overweight, Sedentary behaviour, Lifestyle There is strong evidence to support the multiple benefits of physical activity to health and wellbeing. It promotes healthy growth a ...

Consultation on the development of an Obesity Policy and Action Plan for Ireland

10.14655/771574-909630 Institute of Public Health in Ireland (IPH) Obesity, Overweight, Environment, Attitude, Body Mass Index, Lifestyle A report developed for the Department of Health by the institute of Public Health in Ireland. This report presents a ...

A FITTER FUTURE FOR ALL (AFFFA): REVIEWED OUTCOME FRAMEWORK 2015- 2019

10.14655/799178-884107 Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety Obesity, Overweight, Weight management A Fitter Future for All, the cross-Departmental framework for preventing overweight and obesity across the life course of the population ...

Belfast Active Travel Action Plan 2014-2020

10.14655/11971-819284 Belfast Strategic Partnership Active Travel The Belfast Strategic Partnership, which is led by the Public Health Agency, Belfast Health and Social Care Trust and Belfast City Council, is launching the  Belfast Active Travel Action Pl ...

Everybody active, every day: An evidence-based approach to physical activity

10.14655/743983-812558 Public Health England Physical activity, Exercise ‘Everybody active, every day’ is a national, evidence-based approach to support all sectors to embed physical activity into the fabric of daily life and make it an easy, cost-effecti ...

Framework for Preventing and Addressing Overweight and Obesity in Northern Ireland 2012-2022: A Fitter Future for All (PDF 1MB)

A Framework for Preventing and Addressing Overweight and Obesity in NI 2012-2022 10.14655/799178-799502 Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety Prevalence of overweight and obesity A Framework for Preventing and Addressing Overweight and O ...

Breastfeeding- A Great Start: A Strategy for Northern Ireland 2013-2023 (Online Publication)

10.14655/799178-799459 Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety Well-being of mothers and babies in Northern Ireland The purpose of the Strategy is to improve the health and well-being of mothers and babies in Northern Ireland through breas ...

Breastfeeding- A Great Start: A Strategy for Northern Ireland 2013-2023 (PDF 2.6MB)

10.14655/799178-799458 Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety Well-being of mothers and babies in Northern Ireland The purpose of the Strategy is to improve the health and well-being of mothers and babies in Northern Ireland through breas ...

The Race We Don’t Want To Win- Tackling Ireland’s obesity epidemic

Royal College of Physicians of Ireland (RCPI) Obesity Two out of every three adults and one in four children in Ireland are overweight or obese. In addition to the many serious health impacts, obesity also has a significant negative economic impact, costi ...

Childhood Obesity Action Plan

Action on Sugar Sugar, Obesity, Marketing, Salt reduction, Physical activity, Soft drink Campaign group, Action on Sugar has been called upon by the Coalition Government to address the childhood obesity crisis. Action on Sugar has responded with a strateg ...

Healthy Ireland- A Framework for Improved Health and Wellbeing 2013- 2025

3.6.2013 Framework for Improved Health and Wellbeing Click here to download PDF 4.72MB Healthy Ireland is a new national framework for action to improve the health and wellbeing of our country over the coming generation. Based on international evidence, i ...

eHealth Strategy for Ireland

7.6.2013 eHealth Strategy for Ireland The purpose of the strategy is to provide an outline of eHealth and demonstrate how the individual citizen, the Irish healthcare delivery systems – both public and private – and the economy as a whole will benefit fro ...

Changing Cardiovascular Health: National Cardiovascular Health Policy 2010- 2019

11.3.2010 Changing Cardiovascular Health: National Cardiovascular Health Policy 2010 â?" 2019 Click here to download PDF 2.23MB 10.14655/771574-773793 Department of Health (Ireland) Coronary Heart Disease, Cardiovascular Health, Healthcare, Disease M ...

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