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Story Ideas for Friday 22nd May 2015

May 18, 2015 Posted in : Breakthrough Cancer Research, Cancer, Cork

Story Idea: Will you Challenge Yourself & Challenge Cancer at the 10th Kerry Way Cancer Research Walk?
Expert: Dr Declan Soden (Expert in Cancer Prevention and Treatment) General Manager, Cork Cancer Research Centre/ Breakthrough Cancer Research.
The Hook: World renowned adventurer Pat Falvey and legendary Kerry footballer and sports pundit Pat Spillane have once again lent their support to the Breakthrough Cancer Research, Kerry Way Cancer Research Walk and they are asking you to join the walk now in its 10th year. To mark its anniversary the walk has an added element of a 9 day team walk covering the 200km Kerry Way route along with the usual 3 day walk covering over 70km of the Kerry Way.

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Story Ideas For Every Day Of The Week 18th- 22nd May 2015

May 18, 2015 Posted in : Air Pollution, Breakthrough Cancer Research, Cancer, Cork, Food for Health Ireland, Health, Homelessness, Irish Pharmacy Union, Simon Community, UCC, What's on

Monday 18th May 2015

Story Idea: Speeding up recovery after exercise – new research from Food for Health Ireland
Expert: Jens Bleiel (Expert in Dairy Research and Food Industry) Chief Executive Officer, Food for Health Ireland.
The Hook: At the forefront of improving health, wellness and quality of life through world-class food innovation, Food for Health Ireland (FHI) announces the start of a new study to explore if a unique dairy-based protein ingredient will lead to a faster recovery after exercise. Eating a combination of carbohydrate and protein sources soon after exercise is seen as the optimal recovery meal because this provides both glucose (sugar) and amino acids to support recovery and repair. However, the type of protein can also affect the insulin response to the meal, and understanding how insulin works and how it can be manipulated during recovery can pay enormous dividends for athletes.

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