Online Health Information - Recommended Websites

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Fingal Libraries are currently delivering Healthy Ireland at your Library across their network of 10 Branches, establishing Fingal Libraries as a valuable source within the community for health information. The following is a list of some recommended Health and Wellbeing websites which you may find useful:

 

Ask About Alcohol:  provides support and information about alcohol – how much we’re drinking, how it affects our health and mental wellbeing, and how we can gain more by drinking less

Age Action:  provides support and information on Ageing in Ireland

Breastfeeding:  provides support and information to Mothers on Breastfeeding

Dementia:  provides support, information and public awareness of Dementia

Diabetes Ireland:  provides support, information and public awareness of Diabetes

Drug and Alcohol Information and Support in Ireland:   provides support and information on drugs and alcohol

Get Ireland Active:  promotes physical activity in Ireland

Healthy Ireland:  provides information about Healthy Ireland, the government-led initiative

Health Promotion:  a HSE website which allows you to download publications on a wide range of health topics

Health Protection Surveillance Centre:  provides information for the control and prevention of infectious diseases

HSELive: for questions about health services, your entitlements, or how to access HSE health or social services in your area

Irish Cancer Society:  provides support and information about Cancer

Irish Heart Foundation:  provides support and information about heart disease and stroke  

Jigsaw:  provides support and information to young people with their mental health 

Mental Health:  provides support and information on mental health

QUIT: provides support and information to quit smoking 

Safefood: promotes awareness and knowledge of food safety and nutrition issues

SpunOut:  provides information for young people, between 16 and 25 years, about the importance of health and wellbeing, both physically and mentally 

Under the Weather:  provides practical advice on how to mind yourself or your family when you’re sick.  Information on the websitecomes from GPs and Pharmacists in Ireland

 

Fingal Libraries offers the following range of FREE resources in all areas of your Health and Wellbeing:

 

Let us help you stay healthy and happy. Find out more about Healthy Ireland at your Library today by calling into your local Fingal Library today & discover our new health & wellbeing initiative. All of these services are available FREE of charge.

 

 

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