Health Blog

5 Foods to Help Boost Brain Function

Did you know that certain foods contribute to healthier brain function? Here, Sarah Keogh from Eatwell lists five we should all aim to include in our diets.

Diversity & Inclusion in Irish Life

Simone Macleod-Nairn, Chief People Officer and Group Head of Corporate Resources at Irish Life, discusses some of the incredible strides they have made towards equality since 2017.

Health Insights
Is Screen Time Taking Over Your Free Time?

In this busy digital era, we’re constantly bombarded with all kinds of online content. Learn how to prevent your device from taking over your life.

Health & Wellbeing
The Benefits of Green & Blue Exercise

Green and blue exercise refer the natural environments of nature and water respectively. According to Nollaig O’Sullivan, the benefits are huge.

Building Resilience in Children

Building resilience in children is key to them becoming healthy, well-rounded adults. Here, Sheila O’Malley gives advice on how to raise a resilient child.

Four Gym Alternatives to Keep You Fit & Healthy

We’ve all been there, and who can blame us? We seem to associate the gym with exhaustion and unfitness. Because of this existential dread, we’d like to suggest some alternatives to slogging it out on the treadmill for what feels like hours.

Fitness Tips with Mr. Motivator

Irish Life Health recently invited iconic fitness guru Mr. Motivator to Dublin for a very special workout session. Here’s what he had to say.

Health & Wellbeing
The Importance of Self-Love & Positivity

Patrick Williams, Clinical Director of LifeWorks by Morneau Shepell explains the importance of self-love and positivity as keys to building happiness.

Health Insights
5 Preventative Measures for Cancer

Although there’s no one definitive way to prevent cancer, it’s useful to know (and avoid) the lifestyle and dietary factors that contribute to the disease.

Embracing a More Sustainable Diet

Recent studies have shown that meat and dairy are having a negative effect on the environment. Learn how to cut down and embrace a more sustainable diet.