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Nutrition and school lunches | nidirect

Advice about school lunches and milk, including nutritional standards for school meals and packed lunches

Preparing for labour | nidirect

Although the labour process can start at any stage during your pregnancy, in most cases it does not start until the 37th week at the earliest - three weeks before the due date.

Help available if you want to quit smoking | nidirect

It's No Smoking Day. If you smoke, have you thought about taking the first step towards quitting? Make a plan, think about what you're going to do to stay off tobacco for good, and seek practical support and advice from...

Raising awareness of lung cancer symptoms | nidirect

It's Lung Cancer Awareness Month. Smoking cigarettes is the single biggest risk factor for lung cancer and is responsible for around 90 per cent of all cases. If you smoke, think about quitting, no matter how long you ...

Quit smoking to reduce risk of cancer | nidirect

To mark World Cancer Day, the Public Health Agency (PHA) is highlighting the links between smoking and cancer. It is urging all smokers to make the decision to give up their habit and start to enjoy the benefits of a ...