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# healthy - Monday 22 February, 2021

Farrell's Ireland still Covid-free as France wonder if their outbreak started in Dublin
# Healthy
From The42
# Healthy

Farrell's Ireland still Covid-free as France wonder if their outbreak started in Dublin

Feb 22nd 2021, 3:08 PM 28,494 Views 24 Comments

Les Bleus’ Six Nations hopes have been hit hard with key players now ruled out of the Scotland game.

# healthy - Saturday 12 October, 2019

Schmidt happy Ireland head into QF 'unscathed' after 2015 toll against France
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From The42
# Healthy

Schmidt happy Ireland head into QF 'unscathed' after 2015 toll against France

Oct 12th 2019, 8:00 PM 17,533 Views 21 Comments

Bundee Aki’s red card was a blow but Schmidt feels Ireland have good cover in the midfield.

# healthy - Thursday 26 July, 2018

Kerrygold is being sued in the US over claims its butter doesn't come from grass-fed cows
# Better Butter
# Better Butter

Kerrygold is being sued in the US over claims its butter doesn't come from grass-fed cows

Jul 26th 2018, 1:33 PM 35,581 Views 47 Comments

A Californian citizen has accused Ornua of ‘false, deceptive’ advertising.

# healthy - Sunday 7 January, 2018

These lifestyle changes could help lower your risk of developing cancer
# New Year's Resolution
# New Year's Resolution

These lifestyle changes could help lower your risk of developing cancer

Jan 7th 2018, 8:00 AM 19,244 Views 11 Comments

Quitting smoking is top of the list.

# healthy - Thursday 23 February, 2017

Sitting ducks: How to reduce the negative impact of staying seated for long periods
# Desk Probs
From The42
# Desk Probs

Sitting ducks: How to reduce the negative impact of staying seated for long periods

Feb 23rd 2017, 6:45 AM 5,179 Views 1 Comment

A few minor adjustments to your desk set-up can make all the difference, writes Sarah Cremen

# healthy - Friday 20 January, 2017

Obese people less likely to die after heart operations compared to those of healthy weight
# Heart Disease
# Heart Disease

Obese people less likely to die after heart operations compared to those of healthy weight

Jan 20th 2017, 3:13 PM 9,970 Views 24 Comments

A study carried out over 11 years found patients with a healthy weight were almost twice as likely to die in hospital compared to people who were obese or overweight.

# healthy - Tuesday 25 October, 2016

Can You Guess How Much Protein Is In These Foods?
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# Sponsored By Bord Bia

Can You Guess How Much Protein Is In These Foods?

Oct 25th 2016, 11:01 AM 415 Views 0 Comments

Bet you can’t.

# healthy - Saturday 28 May, 2016

Happy Pear twins talk working on three hours sleep, no days off and those Jedward comparisons
# A Busy Pair
# A Busy Pair

Happy Pear twins talk working on three hours sleep, no days off and those Jedward comparisons

May 28th 2016, 8:30 PM 51,843 Views 54 Comments

The Greystones twins start their days at 5am and share nearly everything they do online.

# healthy - Monday 23 May, 2016

Report recommending people to eat fat sparks row among health experts
# What To Eat
# What To Eat

Report recommending people to eat fat sparks row among health experts

May 23rd 2016, 5:02 PM 20,787 Views 39 Comments

The report by the National Obesity Forum and the Public Health Collaboration calls for a “major overhaul” of current dietary guidelines.

# healthy - Thursday 17 March, 2016

People who use public transport have lower fat percentage than those who drive to work
# Commute
# Commute

People who use public transport have lower fat percentage than those who drive to work

Mar 17th 2016, 6:15 AM 7,970 Views 36 Comments

Commuters who only used public transport also had lower BMI compared to car-users.

# healthy - Friday 18 December, 2015

7 reasons to feel a bit happier (even though it's still winter)
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# Sponsored By Aviva

7 reasons to feel a bit happier (even though it's still winter)

Dec 18th 2015, 5:25 PM 30,006 Views 14 Comments

There are silver linings to January, promise.

# healthy - Monday 14 December, 2015

Getting ready for Christmas? These are all the deadly apps you need to stay on top of things
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# Sponsored By Mee Dock

Getting ready for Christmas? These are all the deadly apps you need to stay on top of things

Dec 14th 2015, 6:52 PM 31,517 Views 10 Comments

Mind, body and, er, waistline.

# healthy - Friday 28 August, 2015

Epilepsy unit at Beaumont Hospital closed because of staff shortages
# Nurses
# Nurses

Epilepsy unit at Beaumont Hospital closed because of staff shortages

Aug 28th 2015, 7:30 AM 13,112 Views 29 Comments

Vacant positions have been filled but the unit will not reopen until 21 September.

# healthy - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

This dietician says gluten is good for you and here's why
# Opinion
# Opinion

This dietician says gluten is good for you and here's why

Aug 26th 2015, 9:05 PM 268 Views 71 Comments

Cutting out gluten healthily can be tricky as you need to replace it with other foods that are more expensive and not as tasty, writes Fiachrá Duffy.

# healthy - Sunday 23 August, 2015

Women set to parade topless through New York
# Women's Equality Day
# Women's Equality Day

Women set to parade topless through New York

Aug 23rd 2015, 7:07 AM 25,670 Views 52 Comments

The event has been organised by women’s right group GoTopless.

# healthy - Sunday 2 August, 2015

5 reasons you shouldn't try a gluten-free diet
# Maybe Think About It
# Maybe Think About It

5 reasons you shouldn't try a gluten-free diet

Aug 2nd 2015, 7:30 PM 57,278 Views 91 Comments

It might be worth reconsidering.

# healthy - Thursday 9 July, 2015

The all-round fitness circuit that requires just a medicine ball
# Training
From The42
# Training

The all-round fitness circuit that requires just a medicine ball

Jul 9th 2015, 8:20 PM 6,852 Views 0 Comments

Who knew fitness could be so cheap.

# healthy - Friday 12 June, 2015

6 'clean eating' recipes to drool over
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# Sponsored

6 'clean eating' recipes to drool over

Jun 12th 2015, 1:00 PM 22,340 Views 27 Comments

It’s not all rabbit food, promise.

# healthy - Friday 5 June, 2015

Subway sandwiches are about to get a lot more natural
# No Artificial Colours
# No Artificial Colours

Subway sandwiches are about to get a lot more natural

Jun 5th 2015, 6:10 AM 25,636 Views 56 Comments

The sandwich chain is trying to market itself as a fresher alternative to hamburger chains.

# healthy - Monday 30 March, 2015

Good news... Irish children are getting healthier
# On The Right Track
# On The Right Track

Good news... Irish children are getting healthier

Mar 30th 2015, 4:40 PM 11,911 Views 21 Comments

New figures from Safefood show people are starting to make necessary changes children’s diet and exercise.

# healthy - Thursday 12 February, 2015

Telling a fat person to diet is 'like asking a person who's bleeding to avoid sharp objects'
# Obesity
# Obesity

Telling a fat person to diet is 'like asking a person who's bleeding to avoid sharp objects'

Feb 12th 2015, 6:30 AM 24,435 Views 87 Comments

Experts have said obesity can not be cured with dieting and exercise alone.

# healthy - Saturday 24 January, 2015

Opinion: Advice for overweight people to slim down is valid – it's about health, not body image
# Health
# Health

Opinion: Advice for overweight people to slim down is valid – it's about health, not body image

Jan 24th 2015, 8:00 AM 6,037 Views 79 Comments

We don’t need a nation of size 8s and Disney-proportioned cartoon characters, but we do need to admit that being overweight is not healthy.

# healthy - Sunday 11 January, 2015

Opinion: My tips for feeling healthy and happy this winter
# Healthy
# Healthy

Opinion: My tips for feeling healthy and happy this winter

Jan 11th 2015, 1:00 PM 107 Views 41 Comments

Last winter I got sick and I couldn’t shake it off without a trip to the doctors. In hindsight, it’s very obvious why – I wasn’t really taking great care of myself.

# healthy - Friday 9 January, 2015

9 little lifestyle changes you can make to be healthier this year
# It's The Little Things
From The Daily Edge
# It's The Little Things

9 little lifestyle changes you can make to be healthier this year

Jan 9th 2015, 1:02 PM 51,462 Views 45 Comments

Stop putting sugar in your tea for one.

# healthy - Saturday 3 January, 2015

Poll: Are you off the drink for the month of January?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Are you off the drink for the month of January?

Jan 3rd 2015, 9:42 AM 21,262 Views 49 Comments

Some people are doing it for charity, others are doing it for their own wellbeing or to save money. Are you?

# healthy - Friday 19 December, 2014

Which county is Ireland's most fertile? What illness kills most people? Ireland's health in 15 maps and graphs
# Picture Of Health
# Picture Of Health

Which county is Ireland's most fertile? What illness kills most people? Ireland's health in 15 maps and graphs

Dec 19th 2014, 7:15 AM 21,603 Views 31 Comments

The Health in Ireland Key Trends report takes a look into the demographics, population health and expenditure on health services.

# healthy - Saturday 15 November, 2014

Want to eat a healthier diet? Here's how (and it's simple and cheap)
# Happy Pair
# Happy Pair

Want to eat a healthier diet? Here's how (and it's simple and cheap)

Nov 15th 2014, 9:45 AM 30,471 Views 42 Comments

Eat plants.

# healthy - Thursday 30 October, 2014

Compulsory 2 hours of PE per week needed to stop the rise of teen obesity
# Get Moving
# Get Moving

Compulsory 2 hours of PE per week needed to stop the rise of teen obesity

Oct 30th 2014, 8:00 PM 12,124 Views 46 Comments

It is estimated that one in five Irish teenagers is overweight or obese.

# healthy - Thursday 4 September, 2014

Busy lifestyles mean that young people might not be learning enough food skills to stay healthy
# Microwave Dinners
# Microwave Dinners

Busy lifestyles mean that young people might not be learning enough food skills to stay healthy

Sep 4th 2014, 9:27 AM 9,816 Views 35 Comments

A new report by safefood has noted clear evidence that food skills, such as cooking and budgeting for meals, has an impact on health.

# healthy - Wednesday 3 September, 2014

Over 92% increase in people looking for help over eating disorders
# Body Image
# Body Image

Over 92% increase in people looking for help over eating disorders

Sep 3rd 2014, 10:36 PM 7,741 Views 16 Comments

Bodywhys support service said that the majority of calls are from those aged 25-35.

# healthy - Friday 29 August, 2014

UK hospitals to be fined for serving up unhealthy food
# Hospital Food
# Hospital Food

UK hospitals to be fined for serving up unhealthy food

Aug 29th 2014, 11:37 AM 6,684 Views 28 Comments

There have been calls to have a national standard of hospital food for Irish hospitals.

# healthy - Friday 18 July, 2014

Poll: Do you feel that your weight is healthy?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you feel that your weight is healthy?

Jul 18th 2014, 9:30 AM 23,286 Views 68 Comments

A new study shows that 80% of Ireland’s over-50s are overweight.

# healthy - Monday 7 April, 2014

Children face life span five years shorter than parents - but you can change this
# Move More
# Move More

Children face life span five years shorter than parents - but you can change this

Apr 7th 2014, 2:45 PM 11,816 Views 42 Comments

Experts say that obesity has reached a ‘tipping point’ in Ireland. Here are tips they shared with us on how to keep your kids healthy and active.

# healthy - Tuesday 1 April, 2014

Brian O'Driscoll back in full training while Leinster's front row concerns subside
# Encouragement
From The42
# Encouragement

Brian O'Driscoll back in full training while Leinster's front row concerns subside

Apr 1st 2014, 6:00 PM 3,448 Views 4 Comments

The eastern province has issued a clean bill of health ahead of the Toulon clash.

# healthy - Sunday 16 March, 2014

Here's what you should really be eating for breakfast
# Kickstart
# Kickstart

Here's what you should really be eating for breakfast

Mar 16th 2014, 10:31 AM 62,454 Views 79 Comments

Food is your friend if you stick with this lot.

# healthy - Thursday 27 February, 2014

Column: Fat isn’t funny anymore – not when it’s costing the country almost €4bn a year
# Fat Of The Land
# Fat Of The Land

Column: Fat isn’t funny anymore – not when it’s costing the country almost €4bn a year

Feb 27th 2014, 7:30 PM 124 Views 116 Comments

There’s a strong correlation between weight and income. John Verling asks whether we’re in danger of criminalising being fat while missing the nub of the problem …

# healthy - Thursday 6 February, 2014

9 food combinations that we need to see happen
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From The Daily Edge
# Sponsored By Popcorners

9 food combinations that we need to see happen

Feb 6th 2014, 5:22 PM 35,084 Views 41 Comments

The world needs this.

# healthy - Friday 31 January, 2014

Eating heart-shaped foods will keep your ticker in good shape
# Love Your Heart
# Love Your Heart

Eating heart-shaped foods will keep your ticker in good shape

Jan 31st 2014, 9:30 PM 13,066 Views 13 Comments

Strawberries, red peppers, apples – if it looks like a heart, get it into you.

# healthy - Monday 6 January, 2014

11 reasons getting back to normal is actually great
# Bring It On
From The Daily Edge
# Bring It On

11 reasons getting back to normal is actually great

Jan 6th 2014, 9:30 PM 38,753 Views 28 Comments

Feck your Blue Mondays, let’s get back into it.

# healthy - Saturday 21 December, 2013

All set for Christmas, but now you're sick? What should you take to help?
# Flu Be Gone
# Flu Be Gone

All set for Christmas, but now you're sick? What should you take to help?

Dec 21st 2013, 8:45 AM 18,585 Views 49 Comments

Confused about over-the-counter medicines? If you’re sick what should you ask for?

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