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New President of the Irish Heart Foundation appointed

New President and board members appointed to the Irish Heart Foundation

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Policy News   |   9th Oct 2018

Budget 2019- Failure to ringfence sugar tax criticised

Irish Heart Foundation welcomes tobacco tax hike - Budget reaction

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Policy News   |   9th Oct 2018

Urgent investment in home care needed

Groups call for urgent investment in home care

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Policy News   |   1st Oct 2018

Over 38 million children under 5 are overweight or obese

Taking Action on Childhood Obesity

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Policy News   |   26th Sep 2018

Government urged to act on Public Health (Alcohol) Bill

Concern that more than 1,000 days has passed since the Public Health (Alcohol) Bill was first commenced through the Oireachtas and has yet to be enacted,

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Policy News   |   12th Sep 2018

Sugar tax must be ringfenced to tackle childhood obesity

Irish Heart Foundation pre-budget submission 2019

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Policy News   |   6th Sep 2018

1.4 billion risk disease from not getting enough exercise

Billions at risk of serious disease from inactivity

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Policy News   |   6th Sep 2018

Ireland should ban sale of energy drinks to children

Ireland should ban sale of energy drinks to children

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Policy News   |   30th Aug 2018