From The Heart

This time of year, treats can sometimes takeover Halloween festivities. The supermarkets are stocked to the rafters with Halloween themed, [...]

24/10/19

Read this lovely testimonial which was left to us recently by Bernie McCaffrey, who stayed in the Courtyard Apartments at [...]

18/10/19

By Pearl O’Kennedy Pearl is 80 years old and lives with her husband on Rahoon Road in Galway. They have [...]

12/09/19

We eat with our eyes and the size of our plate influences how hungry or satisfied we feel after eating [...]

26/08/19

Earlier this year, we welcomed Bernadette White to stay in our Courtyard Apartments at Croí House as her husband John [...]

08/08/19

By Croí’s Andrew McPhillips Get Training For the Croí Night Run! Congratulations! - you have taken the first step to [...]

07/08/19

Croí is honoured to have been chosen as Aurivo's charity partner for 2019. Each year, Aurivo choose a different charity [...]

30/07/19

It was a beautiful day for the Croí Stroke Support Group summer outing! We visited Rathbaun Farm in Ardrahan, where [...]

25/07/19

By Divya Ravikumar, Health Promotion Student and Registered Dietitian What are carbohydrates? Carbohydrates are one of 3 macronutrients (nutrients that form [...]

17/06/19

By Christine Houlihan, Sligo IT student on placement with Croí Whether it’s the Monday morning breakfast roll to work or [...]

11/06/19

This week is International Men’s Health Week! Here is Val’s story about taking control of his health: Val Browne, aged […]

10/06/19

Marc is 44 years old. He lives in Roscommon, near Carrick on Shannon, with his wife Geraldine and their two children who are 10 and 5 years old. He is also living with heart failure.

24/05/19

Marc is 44 years old. He lives in Roscommon, near Carrick on Shannon, with his wife Geraldine and their two children who are 10 and 5 years old. He is also living with heart failure.

23/05/19

Kay Flynn is 67 years old. She lives in Sligo with her husband, Michael, where she worked as a registrar for the HSÉ. She is also living with heart failure.

20/05/19

David Best is 79 years old. He lives in Sligo with his wife, Dympna. He is also living with heart failure.

17/05/19

Attracta is a Clinical Nurse Specialist in Heart Failure, working in Sligo University Hospital. When asked why she chose to [...]

17/05/19

Gerald McTernan is 72 years old. He lives in Leitrim with his wife Nora. He is also living with heart failure.

10/05/19

One of the programmes here at Croí is a Phase IV Cardiac Rehabilitation Programme, designed to provide ongoing support and [...]

11/04/19

Written by Croí's Cardiovascular Nurse Specialist, Patricia Hall Cardiovascular disease is an umbrella term for all types of disease that [...]

01/04/19

By Christine Houlihan, Sligo IT student on placement with Croí Your beloved may have the key to your heart, but [...]

13/02/19

The New Year offers us a fresh start to make some changes in our lives. But change can be difficult [...]

18/01/19

This time of year can be overwhelming when it comes to food, especially if you are focused on losing some [...]

21/12/18

We received a lovely note from Róisín, a Transition Year student from St. Paul’s Secondary School, Oughterard, who just completed […]

11/12/18

The festive season should be enjoyed, but with temptations all around we may need that extra bit of motivation to [...]

10/12/18

Thank you, Team Croí Charities change the world and people’s lives but they would not survive without their supporters! Today […]

05/12/18

Below are some tips to help tweak your favourite recipes to make them healthier and still taste great! Watch the […]

03/12/18

The 2018 World Diabetes Day is happening on Wednesday, November 14, 2018. The campaign is led by the International Diabetes [...]

13/11/18

Written by Croí Dietitian Aisling Harris. Extract taken from Aisling’s blog, The Superfit Foodie.  Quite often when I hear a […]

06/11/18

Day tripping along the Wild Atlantic Way – the best medicine! By Annie Costelloe, Croí Health Programmes Coordinator ‘Breathe deeply of […]

26/10/18

In recognition of 2018 World Stroke Day, we held a lovely tea party for our Stroke Yoga participants, Stroke Support Group […]

26/10/18

A huge thank you to the 5th year students at Yeats College, Galway, who organised a lovely bake sale on […]

11/10/18

  So I had one hell of an adventure cycling to Paris in aid of Croí Heart & Stroke Charity! […]

07/09/18

Welcome to the Couch to 5km plan  – don’t forget to register for the 4th annual Croí Night Run on October 12th […]

03/09/18

Welcome to the Couch to 5km plan  – don’t forget to register for the 4th annual Croí Night Run on October 12th […]

29/08/18

  If I can do the Croí Night Run 5km, anybody can!   No, really….  in late 2015 at 41, […]

28/08/18

Welcome to the Couch to 5km plan  – don’t forget to register for the 4th annual Croí Night Run on […]

23/08/18

“Healthy habits start at home, We want to help people establish a healthier way of life so they can be […]

22/08/18

Watching what you eat is one of the most important things you can do to prevent heart disease and stroke. […]

21/08/18

Physical activity helps to lower your risk of heart disease and stroke by lowering your blood pressure, increasing your ‘good’ […]

21/08/18

Welcome to the Couch to 5km plan  – don’t forget to register for the 4th annual Croí Night Run on […]

16/08/18