One in eight older adults in Ireland are vitamin D deficient

Researchers have found that one in eight adults over 50 in the Republic of Ireland are Vitamin D deficient. The research was carried out by researchers from TILDA, The Irish Longitudinal Study on Ageing.

12/09/2017   by Anne Parle  

Protein quantity and bone health in older adults

A new research article has been published which investigates the relationship between dietary protein levels and its effect on bone mineral density (BMD) and fracture risk in those aged 50 years or above.

13/07/2017   by Sarah Cassidy  

Findings from the National Adult Nutrition Survey and the National Pre-school Nutrition Survey

Findings from the National Adult Nutrition Survey (NANS) and the National Pre-school Nutrition Survey (NPNS) were recently presented in a workshop hosted by the Irish Universities Nutrition Alliance (IUNA).

12/09/2016   by Niamh Dowling  

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