PHE bulletin: 29 June 2015

Includes: new meningococcal disease vaccine programmes, new STI figures and national screening programme recommendations.


PHE bulletin: 29 June 2015

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Highlights for this bulletin include:

  • new vaccine programmes protecting against meningococcal disease
  • PHE study finds Ebola virus mutated slower than first thought
  • end of life care improves
  • reconfiguration of PHE regions and centres goes live
  • PHE publishes child health profiles 2015
  • national screening programme recommendations
  • alcohol-related hospital admissions decrease among under 18s
  • reducing high smoking rates among patients in mental health units
  • new STI figures show rapid increases among gay men
Published 30 June 2015