PHE bulletin: 27 July 2015

Includes: new sugar recommendations, improved recognition of dementia symptoms and transfer of PHE drug development to new company.


PHE bulletin: 27 July 2015

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Highlights for this bulletin include:

  • PHE urges parents to cut sugary drinks from children’s diets
  • improved recognition of dementia symptoms by health professionals
  • academic report shows UK screening advisory body is world leading
  • PHE response to Due North health inequalities report
  • PHE drug development to transfer to new state-owned company
  • people with learning disabilities over-prescribed psychiatric drugs
  • PHE adjusts screening measures as risk posed by Ebola epidemic declines
Published 27 July 2015