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COOK IT! TEAM – A new three-part video series on air frying

Free Nutrition Advice and Healthy Recipe Videos on YouTube. A new three-part video series on air frying has been added to the Public Health Dietitians YouTube channel. Are air fryers healthy? Are air fryers cost-effective? Air fryer recipe ideas Link the link to watch https://youtu.be/-wUCq0rbyiw?si=mUY1aDNw5u1rvcVb A wide range of free 30 min nutrition webinars for all life stages and healthy …

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Health Alliance NI Update – Issue 11 July 2024

Health Alliance NI Newsletter Please find below the current list of health, wellbeing and funding updates available on the Health Alliance website: Juggling work and family during summer can be tough Juggling work and family during summer can be tough, but don’t put unnecessary pressure on yourself, often the quality of the time you spend with your children outweighs the …

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Health Alliance NI Update – Issue 4 July 2024

Health Alliance NI Newsletter – Issue 4 July 2024 Please find below the current list of health, wellbeing and funding updates available on the Health Alliance website: Good Vibe Clan Don’t forget Good Vibe Clan have 2 ladies talk and walk groups in Antrim and Newtownabbey with the aim of reducing isolation and loneliness, building a community of women supporting women in …

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PHA Update – June 2024

The 27 June 2024 edition of the Public Health Agency’s newsletter covers the following topics:  Passing of Andrew Dougal OBE Whooping cough vaccine now more accessible for pregnant women Hot weather advice issued ahead of summer Before jetting off for summer get your MMR vaccine! Limavady man encourages people to get active on the commute Cervical Screening Awareness Week – join …

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DoH – The Healthy Start scheme

Please click here to access PDF version of the Healthy Start flyer below with live links to pages. The flyer below contains a summary about Healthy Start and signposts to websites which explain the scheme in more detail, including eligibility and how to apply.  Further information about Healthy Start is also available on NI Direct and on the Healthy Start webpage. …

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Health Alliance NI – Latest News and Events – Issue 6 June 2024

Health Alliance NI Newsletter Please find below the current list of health, wellbeing and funding updates available on the Health Alliance website: Men’s MOT event Come along to our Men’s MOT event Thursday 13th June from 6pm onwards Tiny House Coffee Details of how to register below or use eventbrite link below https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/mens-mot-tickets-918420118297 Men’s MOT Event – NICHI Health Alliance …

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Health Alliance NI – Latest News and Events – Issue 30 May 2024

Health Alliance NI Newsletter Please find below the current list of health, wellbeing and funding updates available on the Health Alliance website: Are you an unpaid family carer? Are you an unpaid family carer? Would you like to know more about the kind of support which is available to you? Northern Health and Social Care Trust are kicking off #CarersWeek with …

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Dietitians Week 3-7 June 2024

It’s Dietitians Week from 3-7th June. Watch this short video highlighting the amazing work Dietitians are doing here in Northern Ireland: https://youtu.be/owGjbcFO5qA?si=oeF_CxyvwQzd5nFm Remember to always check who you are getting nutrition advice from. Registered Dietitians are the only nutrition professionals to be regulated by law- so you can be sure the advice we give is always safe, evidence based and …

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Health Alliance NI – Latest News and Events – Issue 16 May 2024

Health Alliance NI Newsletter Please find below the current list of health, wellbeing and funding updates available on the Health Alliance website: Mindful Carers six week programme The Mindfulness Carers Project has been crafted with input from caregivers. Its purpose is to deliver a six-week programme focused on enhancing emotional wellbeing and resilience. Brought to you by the SPDO’s in …

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13th-19th May is Salt Awareness Week – PHDG / Cook it & HIT Team

13th-19th May is Salt Awareness Week Regularly eating too much salt can increase our risk of developing high blood pressure. High blood pressure is the main cause of strokes, and a major cause of heart attacks, the two biggest causes of death around the world.   Reducing salt in our diets is a quick and effective way to reduce our blood …

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Health Alliance NI – Latest News and Events – Issue 2 May 2024

Health Alliance NI Newsletter Please find below the current list of health, wellbeing and funding updates available on the Health Alliance website: Mindful Carers six week programme The Mindfulness Carers Project has been crafted with input from caregivers. Its purpose is to deliver a six-week programme focused on enhancing emotional wellbeing and resilience. Brought to you by the SPDO’s in …

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Health Alliance NI – Latest News and Events – Issue 25 April 2024

Health Alliance NI Newsletter Please find below the current list of health, wellbeing and funding updates available on the Health Alliance website: Mindful Carers six week programme The Mindfulness Carers Project has been crafted with input from caregivers. Its purpose is to deliver a six-week programme focused on enhancing emotional wellbeing and resilience. Brought to you by the SPDO’s in …

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Cook it Team / Health Improvement Dietitians Team – FREE On line Food and Health Essentials Training – Tuesday 26 March 2024 9.30am – 4.30pm

Cook it Team / Health Improvement Dietitians Team Nutrition training opportunity! Open to anyone helping others (groups or individuals) to make healthier food choices. Learn about the Key Food and Health messages Gain the skills, confidence and resources to help support groups or individuals to make healthy changes in YOUR facility and /or setting It is also the FIRST STEP …

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