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Healthy Food for Life- The healthy eating guidelines and food pyramid

Department of Health (RoI) Healthy eating, Food, Nutrition, Portion size, Fruit Vegetables The Department of Health keeps dietary recommendations under review as part of its role in promoting evidence based public health. As part of this review, the new H ...

Get Ireland Active: The National Guidelines on Physical Activity for Ireland

13.6.2009 The National Guidelines on Physical Activity for Ireland Click here to download PDF 3.1mb Consumer Leaflet PDF 932kb Fact Sheet for Adults PDF 667kb Fact Sheet for Parents and Guardians PDF 574kb Foldout Executive Summary PDF 699kb Department of ...

Diabetes: Prevention and Model for Patient Care

3.7.2006 The National Diabetes Working Group has made a number of policy guidance recommendations. These relate to the model of care for people with diabetes as well as recommendations for how services prevent and manage diabetes in the population. Read t ...

Food and Nutrition Guidelines for Pre-School Services

21.3.2004 Click here to download PDF Department of Health (Ireland) Eating habits of children Click here to download PDF Obesity Guidance Other Guidance http://health.gov.ie/blog/publications/food-and-nutrition-guidelines-for-pre-school-services/ © Depart ...

Food and Nutrition Guidelines for Primary Schools

26.6.2003 Food & Nutrition Guidelines for Primary Schools The Government has identified school children as one group to be given priority during the planning and delivery of programmes and initiatives for good health throughout life. In the Government ...

NICE: Physical activity and the environment. Evidence update 57

NICE Physical activity, Environment A summary of selected new evidence relevant to NICE public health guidance 8 ‘Physical activity and the environment’ (2008) Obesity Guidance NICE Guidance ...

Guidelines for Media Portrayals of Individuals Affected by Obesity

Yale Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity, The Obesity Society (TOS) and the Obesity Action Coalition (OAC) Journalist, Journalism, Fair, Balanced, Accurate,Obesity The purpose of these guidelines is to ensure that all persons, regardless of their body ...

Sustrans Design Manual Handbook for cycle-friendly design

Sustrans Active Travel This document is part of a suite of technical design guidance on active travel being developed by Sustrans. There is much useful material already available from a range of organisations, and this guidance from Sustrans aims to provi ...

Start active, stay active: a report on physical activity from the four home countries' Chief Medical Officers

Chief Medical Officer (UK) A UK-wide document that presents guidelines on the volume, duration, frequency and type of physical activity required A UK-wide document that presents guidelines on the volume, duration, frequency and type of physical activity r ...

Planning Practice Guidance

10.14655/11971-749000 Public Health England (PHE) Built environment, Community, Infrastructure, Development The Department for Communities and Local Government has published National Planning Practice Guidance which recognises the importance of local infr ...

Fluocinolone acetonide intravitreal implant for treating chronic diabetic macular oedema after an inadequate response to prior therapy (rapid review of technology appraisal guidance 271)

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Diabetes Fluocinolone acetonide intravitreal implants are recommended as a possible treatment for people with chronic diabetic macular oedema who have an artificial lens in their eye if: the imp ...

Guide to Creating a Front of Pack (FoP) Nutrition Label for Pre-packed Products sold through Retail Outlets

Department of Health Front of Pack, Nutrition labelling, Guidance This guidance gives step-by-step support for businesses on developing a 'Front of Pack' (FoP) nutrition label. The Front of Pack nutrition labelling scheme combines colour coding ...

Best Practice for Infant Feeding in Ireland

Food Safety Authority of Ireland (FSAI) Infant feeding This is a practical guidance document to the report "Scientific Recommendations for a National Infant Feeding Policy, 2nd Edition".The report was launched at an FSAI seminar on Best Practice ...

Preventing Type 2 Diabetes: Risk Identification and Interventions for Individuals at High Risk (PH 38)

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Risk assessment for diabetes This guidance is for everyone who is involved identifying people at high risk of type 2 diabetes and in preventing or delaying its onset.. This includes GPs, nurses ...

Management of Women with Obesity in Pregnancy

Centre for Maternal and Child Enquiries and the Royal College of Obstetricians BODY MASS INDEX, OBESITY, OVERWEIGHT, PREGNANCY Maternal obesity has become one of the most commonly occurring risk factors in obstetric practice. Obesity inpregnancy is usuall ...

EU Physical Activity Guidelines

European Heart Network Physical activity These Guidelines are addressed primarily to policy makers and those who deal with physical activity in the EU Member States as inspiration for the formulation and adoption of action-oriented national Physical Activ ...

Breakfast Clubs: A How to Guide

New Policy Institute Breakfast clubs, Children, Eating habit This guide provides information and advice on setting up and managing breakfast clubs for children. It has been written for:• School staff who want to offer breakfast and before-school learning ...

Weigh 2 Live: Eat Well, Be Active: Your Guide to Losing Weight

Safefood Healthy eating and weight loss This guide provides information and advice on choosing a balanced diet, physical activity weight loss and maintaining a healthy weight. (No date provided for this publication) Obesity Guidance Other Guidance ...

Preventing type 2 diabetes: population and community interventions (PH 35)

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Diabetes This guidance is aimed at those working in national and local public health services. This includes: directors and commissioners, GPs, practice nurses, dietitians, public health nutriti ...

Diabetic foot- inpatient management of people with diabetic foot ulcers and infection: NICE Clinical Guidance 119

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) DIABETES MELLITUS, FOOT HEALTH, INPATIENT SERVICES The feet of people with diabetes can be affected by neuropathy, peripheral arterial disease, foot deformity, infections, ulcers and gangrene. D ...