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DoH Register of gifts and hospitality

The Department publishes a register of gifts and hospitality offered to DoH SCS staff.  Records are also held for staff at all other grades Publish to PHW 10.14655/11971-1135335 Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety (Northern Ireland) Li ...

Letters and urgent communications 2017

Advice from the Chief Medical Officer to HSC professionals for 2017 Publish to PHW 10.14655/11971-1135334 Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety (Northern Ireland) Correspondence, Professional medical and environmental health advice, Chie ...

Challenges for practitioners: working with adolescentâ?Ts who engage in substance misuse.

. 10.14655/6841-1122708 Denis Murray Murray, Denis (2014) Challenges for practitioners: working with adolescent’s who engage in substance misuse. In: Child to parent violence: innovations in practice, policy and research, 12th and 13th June, Galway. Resear ...

A seminar on alcohol and pregnancy.

. Western Region Drug and Alcohol Task Force Alcohol consumption, Pregnancy Western Region Drug and Alcohol Task Force. (2017) A seminar on alcohol and pregnancy. In: Alcohol and pregnancy, 26 September, Connaght Hotel, Galway. The aim of this seminar was ...

TIG- Notes and Action Points- 11 January 2017

TIG- Notes and Action Points- 11 January 2017 Department of Health (Northern Ireland) Agendas and minutes, Health policy, Transformation Programme Transformation Implementation Group (TIG)- Notes and Action Points- 11 January 2017 Research and Evaluation ...

Letters and advice on the regulation of medicines 2017

Letters and advice on the regulation of medicines issued 2016 Department of Health (Northern Ireland) Guidance literature, Pharmacy, Regulation of medicines Letters and advice on the regulation of medicines issued 2016 Research and Evaluation Other Output ...

Appointments to the Safeguarding Board for NI (SBNI) February 2017

The Department of Health is seeking to appoint one (1) Non-Executive Chair and two (2) Non-Executive members to the Safeguarding Board for NI (SBNI). Department of Health (Northern Ireland) Forms, Governance in health and social care The Department of Hea ...

Physical activity for pregnant women infographic

Physical activity for pregnant women infographic Department of Health (Northern Ireland) Guidance literature, Nursing and allied health professionals, Professional medical and environmental health advice, Public health policy and advice Physical activity ...

Measles: Don't let your child catch it (poster)

This poster encourages protection against measles infection by getting the measles/mumps/rubella vaccine. Public Health Agency Vaccination, Measles This poster encourages protection against measles infection by getting the measles/mumps/rubella vaccine. R ...

Speech by Catherine Byrne. Minister of State for Health Promotion and the National Drugs Strategy.

. 10.14655/11971-1102273 Catherine Byrne Drugs Misuse Speech by Catherine Byrne. Minister of State for Health Promotion and the National Drugs Strategy. In: Launch of Reducing harm, supporting recovery – A health led response to drug and alcohol use in Ire ...

Speech by An Taoiseach Mr Leo Varadkar TD.

. 10.14655/11971-1102272 Leo Varadkar Substance Misuse, Drug Problems In 2014- the most recent year that we have figures for- there were 697 drug-related deaths in this country. Three-quarters were male and half were under the age of 40. That’s more than t ...

Speech by Simon Harris TD, Minister for Health.

. 10.14655/11971-1102235 Simon Harris Drug Misuse, Alcohol Consumption Harris, Simon (2017) Speech by Simon Harris TD, Minister for Health. In: Launch of Reducing harm, supporting recovery – A health led response to drug and alcohol use in Ireland 2017-202 ...

Navigating the challenges of digital health innovation: considerations and solutions in developing online and smartphone-application-based interventions for mental health disorders

This article presents an analysis of challenges and considerations when developing digital mental health innovations. Recommendations include collaborative working between clinicians, researchers, industry and service users in order to successfully naviga ...

Shifting the optimal stiffness for cell migration

Cell migration, which is central to many biological processes including wound healing and cancer progression, is sensitive to environmental stiffness, and many cell types exhibit a stiffness optimum, at which migration is maximal. Here we present a cell m ...

Tracking the Evolution of Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer

Among patients with nonâ?"small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC), data on intratumor heterogeneity and cancer genome evolution have been limited to small retrospective cohorts. We wanted to prospectively investigate intratumor heterogeneity in relation to cl ...

Design and preliminary analysis of a vaginal inserter for speculum-free cervical cancer screening

Objective Cervical cancer screening usually requires use of a speculum to provide a clear view of the cervix. The speculum is one potential barrier to screening due to fear of pain, discomfort and embarrassment. The aim of this paper is to present and dem ...

A Class of Environmental and Endogenous Toxins Induces BRCA2 Haploinsufficiency and Genome Instability

Mutations truncating a single copy of the tumor suppressor, BRCA2, cause cancer susceptibility. In cells bearing such heterozygous mutations, we find that a cellular metabolite and ubiquitous environmental toxin, formaldehyde, stalls and destabilizes DNA ...

Dietary sugar intake increases liver tumor incidence in female mice

Overnutrition can promote liver cancer in mice and humans that have liver damage caused by alcohol, viruses, or carcinogens. However, the mechanism linking diet to increased liver tumorigenesis remains unclear in the context of whether tumorigenesis is se ...

Clinical relevance of thrombocytosis in primary care: a prospective cohort study of cancer incidence using English electronic medical records and cancer registry data

Background Thrombocytosis (raised platelet count) is an emerging risk marker of cancer, but the association has not been fully explored in a primary care context. Aim To examine the incidence of cancer in a cohort of patients with thrombocytosis, to deter ...

Playing with parents is number one! (two posters)

These posters promote activities parents and children can do together to help development and encourage learning.  Public Health Agency Learning Activities These posters promote activities parents and children can do together to help development and encou ...