Campaigns

The Department of Health runs campaigns to support and promote its work. You can find out about the latest campaigns here.

Bowel cancer campaign is relaunched

Be Clear on Cancer

The Department of Health has today relaunched the Be Clear on Cancer bowel cancer campaign. Incorporating TV and radio advertising as well as face-to-face events around the country, the campaign, … Read more → – Bowel cancer campaign is relaunched

Games4Life aims to get the nation active this summer

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The latest campaign from Change4Life, Games4Life, aims to inspire the nation to get active during this year’s summer of sport. With more than 1,200 hours of sport on TV over … Read more → – Games4Life aims to get the nation active this summer

Be Clear on Cancer – national campaign to promote earlier diagnosis of lung cancer

The campaign is to raise public awareness of the symptoms of lung cancer and encourage people with persistent symptoms to go to see their GP. It will target people over … Read more → – Be Clear on Cancer – national campaign to promote earlier diagnosis of lung cancer

Evaluation of the bowel cancer awareness pilot

The first regional bowel cancer awareness campaign ran in the East of England and South West in January 2011. The campaign was intended to raise awareness of the symptoms of … Read more → – Evaluation of the bowel cancer awareness pilot

Smokers reminded about help available to quit

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Smokers are today being reminded to pick up an NHS Quit Kit to help them stop smoking. The NHS Quit Kit, which is available free from thousands of pharmacies across … Read more → – Smokers reminded about help available to quit

Acting FAST can save hundreds of lives

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A campaign set to save the lives of stroke victims from across the country launches today. These hard hitting adverts, which will run until 25 March, aim to get people … Read more → – Acting FAST can save hundreds of lives

Change4Life launches its first alcohol campaign

2 plasticine figures drinking alcohol on the sofa in front of the TV

A nationwide Change4Life campaign, which launches tonight, warns people that drinking slightly over the lower-risk alcohol guidelines can seriously impact long-term health. The TV ad highlights that regularly drinking about 2 … Read more → – Change4Life launches its first alcohol campaign