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Oireachtas report on childhood obesity a 'crucial' moment

Irish Heart Foundation welcomes Oireachtas Report on Tackling Childhood Obesity

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Obesity News   |   19th Nov 2018

New programme to revolutionise PE classes

The Irish Heart Foundation and DCU have launched a new schools-based PE programme

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Obesity News   |   3rd Oct 2018

Obesity threatens to reverse gains in life expectancy -WHO

WHO European Health Report 2018

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Obesity News   |   20th Sep 2018

Patients dying on waiting list for bariatric surgery

Clinical impact of delaying access to bariatric surgery in Ireland

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Obesity News   |   7th Sep 2018

Mothers fail to recognise obesity in their children

Mothers fail to recognise obesity in their children

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Obesity News   |   7th Aug 2018

Don’t spend hours sitting in meetings

New WHO guide on healthier meetings

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Obesity News   |   10th Jul 2018

Mums can help reduce children’s chances of obesity

By adopting a healthy lifestyle, mothers can greatly reduce chances of children becoming obese

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Obesity News   |   6th Jul 2018

Would rotten teeth images stop you buying sugary drinks?

Graphic warnings may reduce sugary drink consumption

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Obesity News   |   29th May 2018