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Older people delayed seeking medical help while cocooning

New study shows stark impact of cocooning on older people

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Coronavirus News   |   29th Jan 2021

Smoking ban helped reduce smoking in teens

New research shows smoking restrictions reduced teen smoking

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Policy News   |   28th Aug 2020

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

Teens say e-cig brands targeting them with sweet flavours

Minister for Health Simon Harris launches Irish Heart Foundation and Irish Cancer Society e-cigarette flavours and packaging research

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Policy News   |   9th Dec 2019

e-cigarettes damage the heart, brain and lungs

New study shows e-cigarettes can damage the heart

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Policy News   |   14th Nov 2019

Weight loss surgery cuts risk of fatal heart attacks

A new study has found that weight loss surgery is hugely beneficial for heart health in people with severe obesity.

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Obesity News   |   11th Nov 2019

New award in memory of Dr Kate McGarry

The memory of Dr Kate McGarry to be honoured by the RCPI with a new prestigious award in her name

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Heart News   |   22nd Oct 2019

Over a quarter of adults have high cholesterol and high BP

High number of people affected by both high blood pressure and high cholesterol

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Heart News   |   18th Oct 2019

Stroke patients delayed seeking help for more than 3 hours

The 2018 National Stroke Register highlights urgent need for the reintroduction of the FAST stroke public awareness campaign

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Stroke News   |   7th 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

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

APHASIA HURTS – Uncovering the hidden anguish of aphasia

New research project aims to raise awareness of aphasia post stroke

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Stroke News   |   3rd Jul 2019