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# five-a-day - This year 2022

Ireland ranks best in Europe for eating fruit and vegetables
# Five A Day
# Five A Day

Ireland ranks best in Europe for eating fruit and vegetables

Jan 4th 2022, 3:10 PM 22,589 Views 71 Comments

The highest daily intake of five portions of fruit and vegetables among EU member states was recorded in Ireland by Eurostat.

# five-a-day - All time

Ten-a-day? 'How to sneak in more veg without feeling you're living on rabbit food'
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# Read Me

Ten-a-day? 'How to sneak in more veg without feeling you're living on rabbit food'

Apr 1st 2017, 7:30 PM 529 Views 19 Comments

Any increase in the amount of veggies you’re eating will stand to you, writes nutritionist Ciara Wright.

Do you manage to get your five a day? The experts say we don't get enough in Ireland
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# Fruit And Veg

Do you manage to get your five a day? The experts say we don't get enough in Ireland

Nov 27th 2016, 8:20 AM 14,606 Views 35 Comments

Make healthy eating guidelines more realistic, says Chair of the Royal College of GPs.

Eating more than five-a-day may be a complete and utter waste of time
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# It's Science

Eating more than five-a-day may be a complete and utter waste of time

Jul 30th 2014, 9:35 PM 25,189 Views 53 Comments

That’s according to a major new study… So put the banana down.

How many bananas do the Irish eat in a week?
# Port Of Cork
# Port Of Cork

How many bananas do the Irish eat in a week?

Apr 28th 2014, 2:45 PM 19,904 Views 34 Comments

A fly-on-the-deck doc sees Cork, the world’s second largest natural deep water harbour, give up its secrets.

US doctors write prescriptions for vegetables
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# Five A Day

US doctors write prescriptions for vegetables

Jul 24th 2012, 11:59 AM 5,847 Views 14 Comments

A non profit organisation in the US offers €1 dollar per day prescriptions to low income families so they can afford to buy their five a day.