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Supporting healthy eating choices

You can get information and advice on obesity and overweight from the HSE:

As one of the measures specifically designed to combat Childhood Obesity, the Minister for Health launched the safefood/Healthy Ireland/HSE three year Childhood Obesity Campaign – Childhood Obesity: Let’s take it on – one small step at a time – which is designed to create greater awareness among parents about the threat of childhood overweight and obesity and provide practical tips to help address the problem with the ultimate aim of effecting behaviour change.

Why not read our guide to healthy eating Your Guide to Healthy Eating Using the Food Pyramid or this guide published by the FSAI Healthy Eating and Active Living for Adults, Teenagers and Children over 5 years – A Food Guide for Health Professionals and Catering Services”

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