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Parents bring concerns on junk food marketing to Minister

Minister Catherine Byrne TD, met with members of the Irish Heart Foundation’s Parents’ Jury to discuss ways to tackle junk food marketing

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Policy News   |   20th May 2019

Opt-out organ donation will save lives

Warm welcome for move to opt out system for organ donation

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Policy News   |   3rd May 2019

Sugar tax raises a sweet €24. 2 million for government

Todays marks the first anniversary of the introduction of the Sugar Sweetened Drinks Tax

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Policy News   |   1st May 2019

Screen time is not recommended for babies

New WHO guidelines on physical activity, sedentary behaviour and sleep for children under five

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Policy News   |   25th Apr 2019

Cycling and walking are good for your heart and the planet

Health bodies call on Government to embed active travel targets in Climate Action Plan.

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Policy News   |   18th Apr 2019

Get skipping for Active School Week 2019

Get skipping for the Irish Heart Foundation during Active School Week 2019

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Policy News   |   11th Apr 2019

100 million people in extreme poverty due to health costs

World Health Day 2019 - call for #HealthforAll

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Policy News   |   5th Apr 2019

Minding men’s hearts

The Irish Heart Foundation supporting innovative men's health programme

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Policy News   |   29th Mar 2019