Swimming for Weight Management Service Patients

Swimming for Weight Management Service Patients

For many patients who live with overweight or obesity it is incredibly difficult to exercise without discomfort or pain. Swimming is one activity that is less painful but due to the high levels of stigma, bias and judgements shown from society, majority of patients...
World Obesity Patient Summit 2018 – Call for Applications

World Obesity Patient Summit 2018 – Call for Applications

Are you a patient or a member of a patient group interested in advocacy? Apply now to attend the Patient Summit in October 2018 To coincide with World Obesity Day, the World Obesity Federation will hold a Patient Summit on 10-11 October in London. Patients and people...

Vending Letter

W82GO Obesity Programme Children’s University Hospital Temple Street 10/04/2004 To Whom It May Concern, Obesity levels in Ireland have reached epidemic proportions, draining resources from healthcare providers and causing a multitude of health problems. For the first...

Child and adolescent obesity

Asssociation for the Study of Obesity on the Island of Ireland (ASOI) Following the Department of Health publication of the obesity action plan in 2016, the ASOI is eagre to facilitate addressing the challenge of obesity prevention and treatment in Ireland.  Obesity...