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# healthy

Last year
Pope returns to Vatican after hospital tests following bronchitis bout
All time
Farrell's Ireland still Covid-free as France wonder if their outbreak started in Dublin
Schmidt happy Ireland head into QF 'unscathed' after 2015 toll against France
Kerrygold is being sued in the US over claims its butter doesn't come from grass-fed cows
These lifestyle changes could help lower your risk of developing cancer
Sitting ducks: How to reduce the negative impact of staying seated for long periods
Obese people less likely to die after heart operations compared to those of healthy weight
Can You Guess How Much Protein Is In These Foods?
Happy Pear twins talk working on three hours sleep, no days off and those Jedward comparisons
Report recommending people to eat fat sparks row among health experts
People who use public transport have lower fat percentage than those who drive to work
7 reasons to feel a bit happier (even though it's still winter)
Getting ready for Christmas? These are all the deadly apps you need to stay on top of things
Epilepsy unit at Beaumont Hospital closed because of staff shortages
This dietician says gluten is good for you and here's why
Fiachra Duffy
Women set to parade topless through New York
5 reasons you shouldn't try a gluten-free diet
The all-round fitness circuit that requires just a medicine ball
6 'clean eating' recipes to drool over
Subway sandwiches are about to get a lot more natural
Good news... Irish children are getting healthier
Telling a fat person to diet is 'like asking a person who's bleeding to avoid sharp objects'
Opinion: Advice for overweight people to slim down is valid – it's about health, not body image
Aaron McKenna
Opinion: My tips for feeling healthy and happy this winter
Tina Murphy
9 little lifestyle changes you can make to be healthier this year
Poll: Are you off the drink for the month of January?
Which county is Ireland's most fertile? What illness kills most people? Ireland's health in 15 maps and graphs
Want to eat a healthier diet? Here's how (and it's simple and cheap)
Compulsory 2 hours of PE per week needed to stop the rise of teen obesity
Busy lifestyles mean that young people might not be learning enough food skills to stay healthy
Over 92% increase in people looking for help over eating disorders
UK hospitals to be fined for serving up unhealthy food
Poll: Do you feel that your weight is healthy?
Children face life span five years shorter than parents - but you can change this
Brian O'Driscoll back in full training while Leinster's front row concerns subside
Here's what you should really be eating for breakfast
Column: Fat isn’t funny anymore – not when it’s costing the country almost €4bn a year
John Verling
9 food combinations that we need to see happen
Eating heart-shaped foods will keep your ticker in good shape
11 reasons getting back to normal is actually great