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Issue 10 December 2022

Ireland No 1 in Europe for Tobacco Control

Ireland was placed at number 1 along with the UK and France in a recent Tobacco Control Scale ranking report which was presented the 2nd December 2022 at a WHO Symposium on Tobacco Control in Barcelona by Smoke Free Partnership. Martina Blake the HSE Tobacco Lead in HSE Health and Wellbeing, said “We welcome this […]

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Issue 10 December 2022

HSE Launches New Relationship & Sexuality Resources for Parents

The HSE have launched a new suite of relationship and sexuality resources which supports parents to have ongoing conversations with their children, adolescents and young adults.  Research confirms that parents matter when talking to their young children about Relationships, Sexuality and Growing Up. The Sexual Health and Crisis Pregnancy Programme (SHCPP), HSE Health and Wellbeing, […]

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Issue 10 December 2022

HSE Health and Wellbeing Christmas Concert 2022

Bringing joy and lending their voices to raise festive spirits, HSE choirs across the country are coming together for their annual Christmas concert at 4pm on Wednesday December 21st.  The event can be viewed live by registering here https://bit.ly/3Y6RMbz The choirs include  Carlow Harmonies Choir, St.Johns Choir Limerick, Roscommon Key Notes Choir, Tallaght University Hospital […]

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Issue 10 December 2022

Sláintecare Healthy Communities Service Users Take Centre Stage

A number of launches took place across different areas as part of the continued roll out of Sláintecare Healthy Communities (SHC). During October, four launches took place in Tallaght, Athy, Waterford and Mayo. This was followed by another four during November in Limerick, Donegal (Inishowen), Donegal (Gaeltacht) and Clonmel.  Finally, during December there were six […]

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Issue 10 December 2022

Health and Wellbeing End of Year Review 2022

As 2022 draws to a close, it is important to stop and reflect on the huge volume of work completed this year. The last few years have increased the focus and importance of taking a preventative approach to healthcare by encouraging people to make the type of behavioural changes, which will give them a better […]