Public Health Agency (@publichealthni )

Public Health Agency

Bio We are the regional organisation in Northern Ireland for health improvement and health protection. Account not monitored 24/7. bit.ly/twppha
Location Northern Ireland
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Account created 11-08-2009 07:47:41
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Hootsuite Inc. : There are over 80 tasty, simple recipes on the Choose to Live Better website at pha.site/recipes They can be easily rustled up at home to provide variety across the week. #homecooking #healthyrecipes

Hootsuite Inc. : The UV level will reach 7 in parts of NI today. Remember to stay safe in the sun. Protect your skin when UV level is 3 or more. Check the UV index at metoffice.gov.uk/uv Further info at careinthesun.org #careinthesun

Twitter Web App : Contact tracing – is the use of technology a help or a hindrance? Brendan Bonner, PHA and Dr Michael Quinn, Head of Clinical Information, Royal Victoria Hospital, consider COVID-19 contact tracing in our latest blog at pha.site/contacttracing…

Twitter Web App : Lovely, summery dessert- grilled peaches and frozen mango yogurt. Recipe at pha.site/grilledpeaches #choosetolivebetter #desserts #summer

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Twitter Web App : With World No Tobacco Day approaching (31 May) the PHA is encouraging people to consider quitting smoking to improve their health. pha.site/worldnotobacco…

Twitter Web App : The UV level will reach 7 in parts of NI today. Remember to stay safe in the sun. Protect your skin when UV level is 3 or more. Check the UV index at metoffice.gov.uk/uv Further info at careinthesun.org #careinthesun

Twitter Web App : We have been alerted to a number of nitrous oxide canisters being discarded. Nitrous oxide is extremely dangerous.
Please don’t inhale nitrous oxide – it could kill you. If you find any of these canisters, call your local council to inform them and they can dispose of them.

Twitter Web App : Clean hands save lives - stop the spread of COVID-19 by washing your hands frequently and for at least 20 seconds each time.
For more visit pha.site/coronavirus

#CleanHands #SaveLives #COVID19 #FightBack
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Twitter Web App : Close contact and early, exclusive #breastfeeding helps a baby to thrive.
A woman with #COVID19 should be supported to:
🤱🏻 breastfeed safely
🤱🏼 hold her newborn skin-to-skin
🤱🏾 share a room with her baby

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Hootsuite Inc. : Social distancing is an essential part of slowing the spread of COVID-19 and saving lives❤️

Get the facts at pha.site/coronavirus

#coronavirus #COVID19

Twitter Web App : The UV level will reach 7 in parts of NI today. Remember to stay safe in the sun 😎. Protect your skin when UV level is 3 or more. Check the UV index at metoffice.gov.uk/uv Further info at careinthesun.org #careinthesun

Twitter Web App : In our latest blog, the PHAs Maurice Meehan and Community Foundations Paul Braithwaite, look at how learning the lessons of the COVID-19 crisis and the community response, can help us move forward into a better future, together. Read the blog at pha.site/CommunityRespo…

Twitter Media Studio : We are urging parents/carers to be vigilant of other childhood illnesses during the #COVID19pandemic. Help and support is available for those who need medical attention! More info see: pha.site/helpifyourchil…
#parents #parenting #sickchild #COVID19 #illness

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Twitter Web App : The month of May is #MaternalMentalHealthAwareness Month. During this time when our extended support networks are not available, if you are worried please remember to contact your GP, midwife or health visitor. For more information see: ni-maternity.com/mental-health #pregnancy #baby

Hootsuite Inc. : Taking part in daily exercise outside is a chance to get some fresh air and have some fun. If you can, try to get out for some exercise – a walk, run or cycle. Remember to maintain social distancing when exercising. #stayactive #COVID19 #coronavirus

Twitter Web Client : Read the latest blog from the PHA. COVID-19 and the wider determinants of wellbeing. Brendan Bonner, Asst. Director, PHA, explores the determinants of wellbeing and the protective role they can play against the virus and its effects on communities. Go to pha.site/determinants

Twitter Web App : *CORONAVIRUS SYMPTOMS*

All individuals should self-isolate if they develop a new continuous cough or fever or anosmia (a loss or a change in your normal sense of smell, which can also affect your sense of taste).

Find out more at pha.site/coronavirus #COVID19