HEALTH & FITNESS

The Degree NI brings you the latest health and fitness news from across Northern Ireland and beyond…

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Fewer NI men than women know recommended daily calorie intake

Research published by the Food Standards Agency (FSA) reveals only 44% of women and 15% of men in Northern Ireland know ...
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Take control of own sexual health before someone else does, ...

The Chief Executive of HIV Charity, Positive Life, has warned the public to take control of their own sexual health ...
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Dale Farm sponsors premier health & fitness event, niFITNESS Show

Dale Farm today announced its sponsorship of Northern Ireland’s new premier health, fitness and wellness event, the niFITNESS Show. The ...
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Ana Matronic revealed as first patron of HIV charity Positive ...

Ana Matronic, the front woman of the multimillion album selling group ‘Scissor Sisters’, has been announced as the first ever ...
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Portadown scheme credited with positive impact on young people’s health

Amid media reports this week that 40% of young people in Northern Ireland are now obese or overweight, an awards ...
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Free to download app tackling maternal mental health in the ...

Parenthood is something we’re expected to enjoy every moment of, and many parents do.  But for some it can be ...
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7 mindful ways to deal with festive stress

‘Tis the season to be jolly, so they say. But the Christmas festivities can also be the root cause of ...
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Bone health top priority at Sports Nutrition Seminar

Professor of Human Nutrition and Head of the Nutritional Sciences Department at the University of Surrey, Susan Lanham-New shared her ...
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GymCo fit for Mencap NI Marathon challenge

Locally-owned fitness centre chain GymCo has announced a fundraising partnership with learning disability charity Mencap NI. Gymco seeks to meet ...
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Warrior Goddess fitness studio for women opens in East Belfast

East Belfast welcomes a new fitness revolution aimed at encouraging women to embrace and empower their body and mind with ...