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Guidance for local public health teams and clinical commissioning groups

The Department has today issued draft guidance on the healthcare public health advice – also known as the ‘core offer’ – that is aimed at helping commissioners with local planning … Read more → – Guidance for local public health teams and clinical commissioning groups

Government publishes response to health committee report on public health

The Government welcomes the House of Commons Health Committee’s report on public health and its endorsement of the Government’s intention to give greater prominence and priority to public health policy. The … Read more → – Government publishes response to health committee report on public health

Tobacco displays in supermarkets to be removed by 6 April

Large shops will no longer be able to display tobacco products to the public from 6 April 2012 – there are just 100 days to go before removal of all … Read more → – Tobacco displays in supermarkets to be removed by 6 April

New institute to help narrow the health gap

A new University College London (UCL) Institute that aims to reduce health inequalities through action on social determinants was launched today. The UCL Institute of Health Equity, which will be … Read more → – New institute to help narrow the health gap

Healthy lives, healthy people: update and way forward, easy read version published

The easy read version is now available.

Healthy lives, healthy people: our strategy for public health in England

The white paper: Healthy lives, healthy people – our strategy for public health in England, published in November 2010, aims to create a ‘wellness’ service (Public Health England) and to strengthen … Read more → – Healthy lives, healthy people: our strategy for public health in England