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# healthy - Thursday 26 July, 2018

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

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

Quitting smoking is top of the list.

# healthy - Thursday 23 February, 2017

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

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

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

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?

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

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

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

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)

There are silver linings to January, promise.

# healthy - Monday 14 December, 2015

# healthy - Friday 28 August, 2015

Epilepsy unit at Beaumont Hospital closed because of staff shortages

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

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

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

It might be worth reconsidering.

# healthy - Thursday 9 July, 2015

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

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

Who knew fitness could be so cheap.

# healthy - Friday 12 June, 2015

6 'clean eating' recipes to drool over

It’s not all rabbit food, promise.

# healthy - Friday 5 June, 2015

Subway sandwiches are about to get a lot more natural

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

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'

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

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

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

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

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

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 This post contains a poll

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

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

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

# healthy - Thursday 30 October, 2014

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

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

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

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

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 This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you feel that your weight is healthy?

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

9 food combinations that we need to see happen

The world needs this.

# healthy - Friday 31 January, 2014

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

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

# healthy - Monday 6 January, 2014

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

11 reasons getting back to normal is actually great

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?

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

# healthy - Saturday 5 October, 2013

Would you shop in a store for expired food? Best Before This post contains a poll

Would you shop in a store for expired food?

A pilot project in the States wants to convert fruit and veg just past their ‘best before’ date into healthy and cheap takeaways. Would that work here?

# healthy - Sunday 26 May, 2013

Column: I can’t pinpoint the moment I decided I wasn’t going to eat anymore

Suffering from anorexia as a teenager, Jenny Conlon’s weight dropped to just 6 stone before. While speaking about her experience for the first time is difficult, she says if it helps one person, it will be worth it.

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