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World Obesity Day - Act to protect kids from junk food marketing

World Obesity Day 2022 - Everybody needs to act

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Obesity News   |   4th Mar 2022

Quit smoking - your heart will love you for it

National No Smoking Day - supports are available to help you quit smoking

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Heart News   |   2nd Mar 2022

Government must scrap VAT on lifesaving defibrillators

Irish Heart Foundation urges Government to scrap VAT on defibrillators

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Policy News   |   10th Feb 2022

New guideline to help smokers quit

New clinical guidelines published to help healthcare professionals support smokers to quit

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Policy News   |   20th Jan 2022

New Online Safety Bill fails to protect children’s health

New Online Safety Bill does not include ban on online junk food advertising to kids

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Policy News   |   17th Jan 2022

Irish Heart Foundation brings health literacy to global stage

Irish Heart Foundation to address global WHO conference on health literacy

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Policy News   |   14th Dec 2021

Majority favour raising legal age for tobacco to 21

Majority favour increasing the legal age to buy tobacco to 21

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Policy News   |   16th Nov 2021

Bizzy Breaks launched as Gaeilge

The Irish Heart Foundation in partnership with Gael Linn is delighted to launch Bizzy Breaks or Sosanna Spleodracha, as Gaelige

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Policy News   |   15th Nov 2021