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Health and Social Care Secretary Matt Hancock addresses the all-party parliamentary group (APPG) on obesity at the International Conference on Obesity.
The 12-week consultation asks if there should be more restrictions on how retailers promote food and drink that is high in fat, salt and sugar (HFSS).
PHE launches new Change4Life campaign to help families cut back on sugar.
The Health Harms campaign encourages smokers to quit, by demonstrating the harms to health that come from every cigarette.
Further advice about the prescribing of controlled drugs by therapeutic radiographers.
Public Health England has published its first salt reduction report, which shows just over half of salt reduction targets were met by the food industry.
The review will focus on patients who take multiple medicines, to ensure patients are receiving the most appropriate treatment for their needs.
The 100,000 Genomes Project has sequenced 100,000 whole genomes, helping to improve diagnosis and treatment for patients with rare diseases and cancer.
£10.5 million funding awarded to local projects to support adults and children impacted by alcohol.
A survey from Public Health England (PHE) found that around 9 in 10 people support the government working with the food industry to make food healthier.
Matt Hancock has published his vision for how he plans to transform the government’s approach to prevention, paving the way for a green paper in 2019.
Health and Social Care Secretary Matt Hancock addressed the International Association of National Public Health Institutes about his vision to help people make healthier choices.
This circular draws attention to the contents of the Statutory Instrument (SI) – SI 2018/1055.
The government has announced a new programme to develop local solutions to childhood obesity that can be shared across the country.
New data shows that over 3 million surgeries and cancer treatments may become life threatening without antibiotics.
The chair of the Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs writes to Karen Bradley about Pregabalin and Gabapentin.
A new resource that will improve conversations about physical activity between patients and healthcare professionals has been launched.
A PHE world-leading evidence review and UK Chief Medical Officer physical activity infographic has been launched for disabled adults.
New national child measurement programme (NCMP) data provides the most comprehensive picture of the state of childhood obesity in England.
Drink free days campaign marks Breast Cancer Awareness Month by encouraging women to take more drink free days to reduce their breast cancer risk
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