Congratulations! You have a new baby and this Sunday will be your first Mother's Day - we wish you all a very happy day celebrating with your family.
Mother's Day is a good day to think a little bit about your own health and nutrition and make sure you are looking after yourself well, so that you…
Read more: Happy Mother's Day to all New Mums out there!
A reminder to all INDI members that the Annual IRSPEN Conference and Policy Seminar will this year take place on the 28th March in the Ballsbridge Hotel, Dublin 4.
For further information and to register for the event, click here.
This event has been approved for INDI CPD accreditation. A copy of the full programme can be downloaded here.
Read more: Reminder: 2017 IRSPEN Conference and Policy Seminar
Irishkidneydiet.ie is a new website for patients with kidney disease who have been advised by their dietitian to adapt their diet. There are a number of dietary changes a patient with kidney disease will need to make to their diet and this website aims to help with practical advice and…
Read more: New Renal Diet Website
During the 27th EFAD General Meeting revisions to the EFAD Strategic Plan were requested.
These have now been incorporated into the attached EFAD Strategic Plan for 2017-2021.
Please click on the link to find out more. EFAD_Strategic_Plan_2017-2021.pdf
Read more: EFAD Strategy Update 2017-2021
Congratulations to the Irish team who had their research paper on Home enteral Nutrition published last week in Frontline Gastroenterology. The team from Beaumont Hospital and St. James Hospital included dietitans Carmel O'Hanlon, Niamh Maher, Prof Maria O'Sullivan (TCD) and Niamh Rice…
Read more: Home Enteral Nutrition paper published in Frontline Gastroenterology Journal
Detox diets vary a huge amount in the different plans they ask you to follow, what to eat, what not to eat and in some cases telling you to take various detox-ing agents. Detox diets usually encourage cutting back or avoiding some main foods or food groups including wheat, dairy and alcohol as well…
Read more: New Year, New You: The Facts about Detox Diets
The Department of Health keeps dietary recommendations under review as part of its role in promoting evidence based public health. As part of this review, the new Healthy Food for Life – the Healthy Eating Guidelines and Food Pyramid have been developed by the Department working in…
Read more: *NEW Food Pyramid launched by Dept. of Health