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Ash Wednesday – our top tips to help smokers quit

Ash Wednesday - The Irish Heart Foundation encourages smokers to kick the habit

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Policy News   |   26th Feb 2020

Failing to provide a healthy future for our children

Major landmark report from the UN, WHO and the Lancet calls for tighter regulation of junk food marketing to children

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Policy News   |   19th Feb 2020

Exercise helps recovery from heart disease and stroke

New report from the European Heart Network highlights the benefits of phsyical activity for all

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Policy News   |   23rd Jan 2020

Go Red for Women this February

The Irish Heart Foundation launches its annual fundraising campaign- Go Red for Women

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Heart News   |   21st Jan 2020

Obesity related diseases to claim more than 90 million lives

New report from the OECD reveals the economic and social costs of obesity

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Obesity News   |   11th Oct 2019

Is napping good for your heart ?

A new study has suggested that napping once or twice a week may reduce the risk of heart attack and stroke

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Heart News   |   19th Sep 2019

Too much time sitting linked to almost 70,000 deaths

Excessive sitting linked to almost 70,000 deaths a year in the UK

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Heart News   |   26th Mar 2019

Schools health literacy project to tackle health inequality

Irish Heart Foundation's new schools health literacy project

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Policy News   |   20th Mar 2019

Untreated high blood pressure increases dementia risk

Untreated high blood pressure a risk for dementia in later life

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Stroke News   |   13th Mar 2019

We are living longer but lifestyles threaten health gains

Health in Ireland: Key Trends 2018 report

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Heart News   |   9th Jan 2019

Heart attack and stroke survivors less likely to be employed

New Canadian study shows financial impact of heart attack, stroke and cardiac arrest on working age population

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Stroke News   |   8th Jan 2019

Give your heart the best start to 2019

Read our top tips for a heart healthy new year

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Heart News   |   7th Jan 2019