Duncan Selbie's Friday message: 28 November 2014

Weekly message from the Chief Executive of Public Health England.

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Duncan Selbie's Friday message: 28 November 2014

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Yesterday the Lancet Commission on Liver Disease, to which our experts had contributed, was published. Deaths in working age people from liver disease have increased 500% since the 1970s.

Since launching our Dementia Friends campaign in May, in partnership with Alzheimer’s Society, we have made great progress towards achieving our aim of recruiting 1 million Dementia Friends and helping to create a more dementia friendly society. Over 700,000 people have become Dementia Friends.

Published 28 November 2014