COVID-19 RESOURCES WEBINAR: Nutritional Support in the ICU Monday 6th April at 6.30 pm

COVID-19: Nutritional Support in the ICU Monday, April 6th at

COVID-19 RESOURCES WEBINAR: Nutritional Support in the ICU Monday 6th April at 6.30 pm
Coronavirus News: Guidelines for Nutrition support of ICU patients

Many patients with suspected or confirmed COVID-19 admitted to ICU

Coronavirus News: Guidelines for Nutrition support of ICU patients
IrSPEN National Survey of Patients on Nutrition Support at home in Ireland

Are you a patient or carer of someone receiving either

IrSPEN National Survey of Patients on Nutrition Support at home in Ireland
Why dietary advice is a critical part of cancer care

Patients who lose weight have lower survival rates yet very

Why dietary advice is a critical part of cancer care
Healthy Eating for Cancer Survivors Cookbook

UCC in collaboration with Breakthrough Cancer Research are delighted to

Healthy Eating for Cancer Survivors Cookbook
Our treatment of patients with severe obesity is unethical – but why?

Bariatric surgery is life-saving and cost-effective but due to pervasive

Our treatment of patients with severe obesity is unethical – but why?
Type 2 Diabetes can be Reversed with 15% Weight Loss – European Obesity Day, 19 May 2018

Reduction in cost of care associated with 15% weight loss

Type 2 Diabetes can be Reversed with 15% Weight Loss – European Obesity Day, 19 May 2018
IF patients suffer ‘unacceptably high’ complications rates in Ireland. Findings of new study in IMJ

‘I could never work again after I got sick, that

IF patients suffer ‘unacceptably high’ complications rates in Ireland.  Findings of new study in IMJ
In the SUSTAIN 7 study patients in Ireland and internationally had more improvements in blood sugar and bodyweight levels with semaglutide compared with dulaglutide

Despite common mechanisms of actions, glucagon-like peptide-1 receptor agonists differ

In the SUSTAIN 7 study patients in Ireland and internationally had more improvements in blood sugar and bodyweight levels with semaglutide compared with dulaglutide
Call to Action on World Obesity Day

Read full Call to Action document here

Call to Action on World Obesity Day
Press Release: New data shows 97% decrease in cost of diabetes medication after obesity surgery

IrSPEN (Irish Society for Clinical Nutrition & Metabolism), ASOI (Association

Press Release: New data shows 97% decrease in cost of diabetes medication after obesity surgery
Unwanted weight loss in oesophageal cancer to benefit from research funding by Irish Cancer Society Unintentional weight loss in oesophageal cancer is one of the Unwanted weight loss in oesophageal cancer to benefit from research funding by Irish Cancer Society Ireland is carrying out less than one weight loss surgery a week

“The funding for more surgery just isn’t there. But there

Ireland is carrying out less than one weight loss surgery a week
‘We were staggering from one crisis to the next’ – Sorcha (20) on life with an extremely complicated medical condition

Science student Sorcha McElchar has an extremely complicated medical condition.

‘We were staggering from one crisis to the next’ – Sorcha (20) on life with an extremely complicated medical condition
HSE has lost €56M by not implementing national obesity treatment policy, experts warn

IrSPEN (Irish Society for Clinical Nutrition & Metabolism) launches Obesity

HSE has lost €56M by not implementing national obesity treatment policy, experts warn
New study published highlighting the saving in bed days from reducing malnutrition in community patients

Potential of earlier detection and treatment of disease related malnutrition

New study published highlighting the saving in bed days from reducing malnutrition in community patients
Cancer prevention and improving outcomes

The Irish Society for Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism (IrSPEN) hosted

Cancer prevention and improving outcomes
HIQA publishes report on nutrition in hospitals

HIQA releases report on nutrition in Irish hospitals Hospitals must

HIQA publishes report on nutrition in hospitals
IrSPEN Home Enteral Nutrition Standards and Guidelines

HEN is a key area identified by IrSPEN for guideline

IrSPEN Home Enteral Nutrition Standards and Guidelines

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Malnutrition

Malnutrition affects ~145 000 adults at any time in Ireland. Affects people with an underlying disease, illness or chronic health problem.

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