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Heart to Heart

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A fish flopping in your heart. A washing machine in your chest. Your heart turning over. That is how patients have described the symptoms of atrial fibrillation (AFib) or irregular heartbeat.

Is sitting too much causing my back pain or sciatica?

A major manufacturer of workstations reports that 86 per cent of work computer users have to sit all day, and when they do rise from sitting, more than half (56 per cent) use food as the excuse to get up and move. In addition to sitting at work, for meals, and commuting to/from work, 36 per cent sit another one to two hours watching TV, 10 per cent sit one to two hours for gaming, 25 per cent sit one to two hours for reading/lounging, and 29 per cent use their home computer for one to two hours. In summary, the average Irish person sits for 9.5 hours a day and sleep for eight hours. That's a total of 17.5 hours a day off their feet.

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.

Is sitting too much causing my back pain or sciatica?

A major manufacturer of workstations reports that 86 percent of work computer users have to sit all day, and when they do rise from sitting, more than half (56 percent) use food as the excuse to get up and move.

Is sitting too much causing my back pain or sciatica?

A major manufacturer of workstations reports that 86 per cent of work computer users have to sit all day, and when they do rise from sitting, more than half (56 per cent) use food as the excuse to get up and move. In addition to sitting at work, for meals, and commuting to/from work, 36 per cent sit another one to two hours watching TV, 10 per cent sit one to two hours for gaming, 25 per cent sit one to two hours for reading/lounging, and 29 per cent use their home computer for one to two hours. In summary, the average Irish person sits for 9.5 hours a day and sleep for eight hours. That's a total of 17.5 hours a day off their feet.

Croí first in Ireland to win prestigious cardiology accreditation

Croí, the heart disease and stroke charity based in Galway, has received a major international recognition in being the first Irish organisation to be accredited by the European Association of Preventive Cardiology (EAPC) for its work in cardiovascular risk management and prevention.

Ask the experts at free Croí Webinar: Living well with cardiovascular disease

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Are you, or a loved one, living with heart disease? Join Croí, the Heart and Stroke Charity, and leading experts, for a public webinar to learn how to live well with cardiovascular disease. The free webinar takes places online via Zoom on Thursday, April 29, from 7pm to 8pm.

Ask the experts at free Croí Webinar: Living well with cardiovascular disease

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Are you, or a loved one, living with heart disease? Join Croí, the Heart and Stroke Charity, and leading experts, for a public webinar to learn how to live well with cardiovascular disease. The free webinar takes places online via Zoom on Thursday, April 29, from 7pm to 8pm.

Is sitting too much causing my back pain or sciatica?

A major manufacturer of workstations reports that 86 percent of work computer users have to sit all day, and when they do rise from sitting, more than half (56 percent) use food as the excuse to get up and move.

Irish Health Foundation encouraging smokers to finally kick the habit

Smokers have been urged to kick the habit for good as health chiefs insist the benefits begin just 20 minutes after stubbing out the last cigarette.

 

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