Search Results for 'Demography'

72 results found.

Council commends contributions of local communities during Positive Ageing Week

image preview

Positive Ageing Week (PAW) is an Age Action initiative to promote the value of our older people and commend them for their contribution to local communities and to society.

Recommendations highlight dairy as an important food group for older adult cohort

Earlier this week, the Food Safety Authority of Ireland (FSAI) published updated scientific recommendations on dietary guidelines for older adults.

Food On The Edge 2019 explores the role of food in migration and identity

Food On The Edge 2019, which took place in Galway this week, saw more than 600 people attend to hear from some 50 of the world's best chefs and experience some of the best in Irish produce in the artisan food village.

Greens call for commissions in towns where refugee accommodation planned

image preview

Commissions representing cross-sectoral interests need to be established in all towns where new refugee accommodation is envisaged, so as to ensure local concerns are addressed and asylum seekers can be accommodated.

The Key to Healthy Ageing is a Healthy Heart

image preview

As it announces free Heart Health Checks for over 65s, Croi advises the following: "The key to healthy ageing is a healthy heart. Understandably, aging naturally causes changes in the heart and blood vessels and these age-related changes often increase your risk of heart disease or stroke.

Key to healthy ageing is a healthy heart

The key to healthy ageing is a healthy heart. Understandably, ageing naturally causes changes in the heart and blood vessels and these age-related changes often increase your risk of heart disease or stroke.

Councillors support exclusion zones at health care facilities providing abortion services

image preview

Exclusion zones to prevent protestors intimidating or harassing a person outside health care facility that provides pregnancy terminations, have received majority support from Galway City Councillors.

Cloran’s Cross

image preview

In May, 1846, as part of a Famine relief project, 175 people were employed to build a road linking Dangan to Salthill. Part of that road was known as Bóthar na Mine (the Road of the Indian Meal) because all of the wages were used to buy oatmeal. I have never been able to find out how, when, or why this name was translated into English as Threadneedle Road.

Free public seminar on caring for older people

image preview

Ageing, dementia, finance, the Fair Deal scheme, loneliness, and community supports are some of topics which will be discussed at an information day on “Advancing Care in the Community for Older People” to be held in the city next week.

Renew Skin Clinic Opens at The Shearwater Hotel and Spa Ballinasloe - 12th November

image preview

Owners Sinead Gallagher and Jeanette Dunne are delighted to welcome you to Renew Skin Clinic. As Aesthetic nurses with 15 years experience in the industry we have always believed that women and men want to look great for their age and so at Renew Skin Clinic our Nurses and Medical Practitioners always offer a natural realistic treatment program to keep you looking like you but better.

 

Page generated in 0.0432 seconds.