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The launch of the first report of The Irish Diabetes Prevalence Working Group, Ireland and Northern Ireland's Population Health Observatory (INIsPHO), Institute of Public Health in Ireland was held on 12 June 2006. Diabetes mellitus is a common chronic condition that causes significant...
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Subject: Income, inequality, health
Greater income equality - the key to tackling health and social problems Everyone living in Ireland, North and South, could lead happier, healthier and longer lives if measures were put in place to achieve greater income equality according to the authors of 'The Spirit Level: Why more equal...
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 This document covers five areas:- the principles and aims of the study;- the topics and subjects to be explored;- how the study will be managed;- how the information will be collected, analysed and interpreted; and- other issues for the study. 
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This report presents a summary of strategies and current data on breastfeeding across the island of Ireland. The report also presents an overview of evidence on the contribution of breastfeeding to population health and on effective measures to support and enable breastfeeding. Data are presented...
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Subject: Health behaviour
    This Key Finding reports on data from the third wave of interviews with Growing Up in Ireland’s older Child Cohort, when the young people were 17/18 years of age. It presents summary information on their use of alcohol, tobacco and cannabis, as well as their sexual...
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Subject: alcohol, Drugs, Treatment
Facts and Figures on alcohol and drug use in Cork ·        300 individuals currently in treatment for heroin use ·        100 injecting drug users not in treatment ·     ...
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Udoka Ezumezu, Peace (2015) A mixed method study on treatment needs and social support networks of women with alcohol and substance misuse problems. In: HSE Health and Social Care Professions Research Conference, 16 April 2015, Trinity College Dublin School of Nursing & Midwifery.
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Subject: Smoking, tobacco
This report provides an overview of progress in reducing Second Hand Smoke (SHS) exposure in Northern Ireland that incorporates the five year review of smoke-free legislation, but also extends to a consideration of SHS exposure in non-work environments. The report considers aspects of inequalities...
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In 2014, 377 new HIV diagnoses were notified in Ireland, giving a crude notification rate of 8.2 per 100,000 population. This is an increase of 11% compared to 2013 and can be accounted for by an increasing number of HIV notifications among men who have sex with men (MSM) and people who inject...

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