Correspondence

PHE bulletin: 1 September 2015

Includes: diabetes risks, e-cigarettes, start of MenB vaccination for infants, MenACWY for teens and further groups for shingles vaccine.

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PHE bulletin: 1 September 2015

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Highlights for this bulletin include:

  • 5 million people at high risk of diabetes
  • e-cigarettes less harmful than tobacco
  • MenB vaccine programme for young children starts
  • MenACWY vaccine programme for teenagers
  • further eligible groups for shingles vaccine
  • increase in end stage liver disease
  • new radon map for Northern Ireland
  • school readiness in London
  • PHE annual plan published
  • neurology outpatients activity briefing
  • sudden cardiac death screening not approved
Published 1 September 2015