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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

Inaction on code of practice for junk food ads criticised

Delay in implementing code of practice for junk food advertising criticised

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Policy News   |   14th Aug 2018

Parents unite against pester power

The Irish Heart Foundation's Parents Jury fights childhood obesity

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Policy News   |   13th Aug 2018

Junk food companies should not sponsor sport events

Concerns raised about new National Sports Policy

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Policy News   |   13th Aug 2018

Mothers fail to recognise obesity in their children

Mothers fail to recognise obesity in their children

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Obesity News   |   7th Aug 2018

Children bombarded by junk food ads during World Cup

Children watching the 2018 World Cup on Irish television were bombarded by almost 1,400 junk food ads

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Policy News   |   17th Jul 2018

Ban vending machines from schools -report

New Oireachtas report makes recommendations aimed at tackling childhood obesity.

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Policy News   |   11th Jul 2018

Mums can help reduce children’s chances of obesity

By adopting a healthy lifestyle, mothers can greatly reduce chances of children becoming obese

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Obesity News   |   6th Jul 2018

Would rotten teeth images stop you buying sugary drinks?

Graphic warnings may reduce sugary drink consumption

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Obesity News   |   29th May 2018

Artificial sweeteners – Are they healthier than sugar?

What effects do artificial sweeteners have on our health and are they healthier than real sugar?

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Nutrition News   |   3rd May 2018

Junk food marketers bombarding children

The Irish Heart Foundation is calling for a blanket ban on junk food marketing to under-16s

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Policy News   |   18th Apr 2018