Planetary health diet

The EAT Lancet commission released findings from a study which proposes a “planetary health diet”, i.e. a diet best for human health and the planet.

17/01/2019   by Joanna Gallagher  

Families spending more on treat foods than on fruits and vegetables

Research from safefood has found that families in Northern Ireland are spending more on treat foods than on fruit and vegetables.

24/04/2018   by Anne Parle  

Health in Europe 2016

The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development have published the fourth edition of their report entitled "Health at a Glance: Europe 2016". The report examines the key health indicators and health systems in European Union (EU) countries. 

07/12/2017   by Anne Parle  

Results of the Growing Up in Ireland Infant Cohort Study

The Economic and Social Research Institute have published the latest findings from the Growing Up in Ireland Infant Cohort Study which focuses on children aged 7 / 8 years.

08/11/2017   by Sarah Cassidy  

Poor diet linked to one in five deaths

Last week the Lancet published a series of papers using data from the Global Burden of Disease Study (GBD). The GBD study collects data in 195 countries worldwide including the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland.

11/10/2017   by Anne Parle  

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