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23 lives could be lost every week due to air pollution

The Irish Heart Foundation and British Heart Foundation NI warn of lives lost to air pollution

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Policy News   |   28th Apr 2021

Just half of school kids engage in regular physical activity

Just half of young people engaged in regular physical activity -HBSC report

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Policy News   |   12th Mar 2021

Public urged to demand clear, honest food labelling

Irish Heart Foundation calls for clearer labelling on foods

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Policy News   |   4th Mar 2021

Burning smoky fuel at home is bad for your health

Public unaware of the health risks of burning smoky fuels at home

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Policy News   |   1st Mar 2021

Quit smoking for your heart health

National No Smoking Day support to quit is available

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Policy News   |   17th Feb 2021

Move more to counteract health harms of sitting- WHO

New WHO guidelines on physical activity and sedentary behaviour

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Heart News   |   26th Nov 2020

Worrying increase in e-cig use by 15-16-year olds

ESPAD Ireland report shows worrying increase in e-cigarette use by young people in Ireland

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Policy News   |   20th Nov 2020

Stroke rate ‘tsunami’ predicted by 2030

New research predicts huge increase in stroke cases in Ireland by 2030

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Stroke News   |   9th Nov 2020