People with diabetes and obesity should be prioritised for COVID-19 vaccination

  Continuity of treatment for all patients with diabetes and

People with diabetes and obesity should be prioritised for COVID-19 vaccination
IrSPEN 2020 Award for Best Overall Research Project, BSc Human Nutrition and Dietetics (join Trinity-TU Dublin) programme

Aine Ryan (Bsc) has been awarded the prize for best overall

IrSPEN 2020 Award for Best Overall Research Project, BSc Human Nutrition and Dietetics (join Trinity-TU Dublin) programme
Surgery can free two thirds of patients with type 2 diabetes from use of insulin

Surgery more effective and cheaper than insulin for people with

Surgery can free two thirds of patients with type 2 diabetes from use of insulin
Length of hospital stays can be shortened – with new standard for inpatient nutrition

Nutrition screening and treatments will help hospitalised Covid-19 patients Reducing

Length of hospital stays can be shortened – with new standard for inpatient nutrition
VIRTUAL LAUNCH: Dec 8th, 2020 13.45 Briefing and guidance on new National Clinical Guideline 22 for Hospital Nutrition

Don’t miss out on an online briefing and guidance session

VIRTUAL LAUNCH: Dec 8th, 2020 13.45 Briefing and guidance on new National Clinical Guideline 22 for Hospital Nutrition
Call on HSE to make proven Obesity Treatment available to public patients

Call on HSE to make proven Obesity Treatment available to

Call on HSE to make proven Obesity Treatment available to public patients
Urgent need for specialist unit for adults with intestinal failure

The management of adult severe intestinal failure and home parenteral

Urgent need for specialist unit for adults with intestinal failure
Malnutrition Awareness Week – October 5-9, 2020

Help reduce the incidence of malnutrition and improve patient outcomes

Malnutrition Awareness Week – October 5-9, 2020
Call for Action Healthcare experts call to improve the nutritional care of cancer patients

On 21 September, during the ESPEN-ONCA-MNI Joint Session at ESPEN Virtual Congress 2020,

Call for Action Healthcare experts call to improve the nutritional care of cancer patients
RapidInfo4U – Have a query? Search our Repository.. Ask us a Question

Do you have a question related to Covid-19 in your

RapidInfo4U – Have a query? Search our Repository.. Ask us a Question
Coronavirus News: Guidelines for Nutrition support of COVID-19 patients

NEW DOCUMENTS AVAILABLE Many patients with suspected or confirmed COVID-19

Coronavirus News: Guidelines for Nutrition support of COVID-19 patients
Surgery can achieve 80% remission in patients with early Chronic Kidney Disease

Call to provide more surgical treatments to patients with Kidney

Surgery can achieve 80% remission in patients with early Chronic Kidney Disease
COVID-19: Obesity patients must not be ‘stigmatised’ in re-start of non-COVID health treatments

Doctors publish ‘triage plan’ for obesity and diabetes treatments post-COVID-19

COVID-19: Obesity patients must not be ‘stigmatised’ in re-start of non-COVID health treatments
Consultation on the Critical Care Programme’s ‘Intensive care nutrition support guideline algorithm for adults’

This is an update of the 2012/2013 algorithm and reference document.

Consultation on the Critical Care Programme’s ‘Intensive care nutrition support guideline algorithm for adults’
Nutrition screening to be introduced for all patients admitted to hospital

Treatment of malnutrition to be strengthened in hospitals New nutrition protocols of

Nutrition screening to be introduced for all patients admitted to hospital
The National Clinical Programme in Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Guidance for Nutrition relating to COVID-19 Version 1.0 20th April

The National Clinical Programme in Gastroenterology and Hepatology
VITAMIN D CAN HELP BUILD RESISTANCE TO RESPIRATORY INFECTIONS, INCLUDING COVID-19

VITAMIN D CAN HELP BUILD RESISTANCE TO RESPIRATORY INFECTIONS, INCLUDING

VITAMIN D CAN HELP BUILD RESISTANCE TO RESPIRATORY INFECTIONS, INCLUDING COVID-19
Healthy Eating for Cancer Survivors Cookbook

UCC in collaboration with Breakthrough Cancer Research are delighted to

Healthy Eating for Cancer Survivors Cookbook

Malnutrition

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