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Don’t put all your eggs in one basket – alternative Easter treats

Our guide to alternative Easter treats

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Nutrition News   |   13th Apr 2022

New Online Safety Bill fails to protect children’s health

New Online Safety Bill does not include ban on online junk food advertising to kids

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Policy News   |   17th Jan 2022

Government must do more to tackle childhood obesity

Government must do more to tackle childhood obesity

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Obesity News   |   8th Dec 2021

Seven Spooktacular Tips for a Healthy Halloween

Top tips for a happy and healthy Halloween

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Nutrition News   |   21st Oct 2021

Long QT Syndrome has shaped the lives of the Mallon family

A family living with Long QT Syndrome

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Heart News   |   17th Jun 2021

Obesity higher in children from disadvantaged backgrounds

New Growing up in Ireland data shows impact of disadvantage on children's health and wellbeing

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Obesity News   |   16th Jun 2021

COVID-19 – Children with heart conditions and back to school

Consultant paediatric cardiologist Dr Terence Prendiville on children with congenital/inherited cardiac conditions and back to school in the COVID-19 era

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Coronavirus News   |   21st Sep 2020

Looking after the tiniest of hearts – Dr Orla Franklin

We speak with Dr Orla Franklin, Ireland's only female paediatric cardiologist

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Heart News   |   3rd Mar 2020

Sitting for too long linked to risk of depression in teens

A new study has found that sitting for too long can increase risk of depression in teenagers

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Policy News   |   18th Feb 2020

Irish school kids need to eat more fruit and veg

The latest findings from the National Children’s Food Survey

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Nutrition News   |   18th Sep 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

My child’s life depends on the generosity of strangers

Colette Dunphy tells us what it is like to live with the fact that your son will need a donor heart

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Heart News   |   3rd Apr 2019