Dieticians have warned that a balanced diet is neccesary for nutritional reasons as much as to combat obesity.

Irish people are eating less than half of the recommended daily portions of fruit and vegetables and it could be just a matter of time before the Repu(...)

Healthy towns Wexford town is this year’s “Healthy Town”. Now in its seventh year, the Healthy Town initiative is an eight-week free public programme(...)

Iron-rich meal: scrambled egg with mushrooms and  grilled tomato.

Almost half of adult women and three-quarters of teenage girls aren’t getting enough iron from their food, according to the most recent dietary guidel(...)

The term “superfood” is banned by the European Food Safety Authority.

Over the last few years, seemingly “normal” foods have gotten a higher profile. Blueberries, kale and salmon have all edged their way into our regular(...)

There is confusion with titles in many areas of the health sector. Photograph: Thinkstock

What’s in a name? Quite a lot it turns out. Earlier this month, at a fitness to practise hearing, it was reported that consultant radiologist Dr Dawa(...)