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Is eating chocolate once a week good for your heart?

A new study suggests eating chocolate at least once a week is linked with a reduced risk of heart disease.

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Nutrition News   |   27th Jul 2020

Checking your blood pressure at home

Learn how to measure your own blood pressure at home

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Heart News   |   1st Jul 2020

Men’s Health Week – balanced diet is best for your heart

For men's health week our dietitian Sarah Noone looks at the best way to balance your diet for your heart health

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Heart News   |   19th Jun 2020

Farmers at high risk of heart disease and stroke

New study shows farmers at increased risk for heart disease and stroke

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Heart News   |   18th Jun 2020

Men’s Health Week – Walk your way to good heart health

For Men's Health Week 2020 we look at the importance of walking for your physical and mental health

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Heart News   |   17th Jun 2020

Programme for Government plan on childhood obesity welcome

The Irish Heart Foundation has welcomed provisions contained in the new Programme for Government document

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Obesity News   |   16th Jun 2020

People with high BP at increased risk of dying from Covid-19

New study shows patients with high blood pressure at increased risk of dying from COVID-19

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Coronavirus News   |   9th Jun 2020

Obesity and COVID-19

Why are people living with obesity at increased risk of severe disease with Covid-19?

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Coronavirus News   |   22nd May 2020

The Irish Heart Foundation joins call for #SaferStreets

The Irish Heart Foundation supports the #saferstreets initiative

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Coronavirus News   |   19th May 2020

A Slí to physical activity as restrictions ease

As restrictions ease why not check out your local Slí na Sláinte route?

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Coronavirus News   |   19th May 2020

Understanding the risks of turning to alcohol

New advice from Alcohol Action Ireland and Mental Health Ireland

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Coronavirus News   |   3rd Apr 2020

Smoking rates down but more needed to tackle obesity

The 2019 Healthy Ireland Survey finds less smokers but 60 per cent of people are obese or overweight

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Policy News   |   20th Nov 2019