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Chief Medical Officer annual report 2015: the ‘baby boomer’ generation

Chief Medical Officer (CMO) annual report 2015: health of people currently 50 to 70 years old, often called the ‘baby boomer’ generation.



This report by the Chief Medical Officer looks at the health of the ‘baby boomer’ generation (broadly, those born between 1945 and 1964).

It considers topics such as the impact of lifestyle choices on current and future health, mental health, sexual health, and screening and immunisation programmes.

Published 8 December 2016
Last updated 9 December 2016 + show all updates
  1. Added a correction to statistics used in the report.
  2. First published.