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New public health regulations The Local Authorities (Public Health Functions and Entry to Premises by Healthwatch Representatives) Regulations 2013 have received Parliamentary approval and will come into force on 1 April. A summary of all the secondary legislation affecting local … Read more → – Other news

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Communications strategy agreed for potential flu pandemic

In December 2012, the Department of Health published a communications strategy to assist in planning its response to a potential flu pandemic. https://www.wp.dh.gov.uk/publications/files/2012/12/UK-Pandemic-Influenza-Communications-Strategy-2012.pdf

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Better Healthcare Public Health network

A new website www.betterhealthcarepublichealth.net has been set up to pull together resources for public health professionals interested in better healthcare for populations. It is based on the work of the Public Health Commissioning Network Project. The newsletter of the Public … Read more → – Better Healthcare Public Health network

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Catch it. Bin it. Kill it.’ campaign to help reduce flu infections

The campaign to encourage the public to adopt good respiratory and hand hygiene practices –  ‘Catch it. Bin it. Kill it.’ – to help stem flu infections is running for approximately three weeks from early January 2013. Advertising based on … Read more → – Catch it. Bin it. Kill it.’ campaign to help reduce flu infections

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Smoking health harm New Year campaign

The Department of Health’s new campaign to encourage smokers to quit in the New Year went live on 28 December 2012, and will run until March 2013. http://www.dh.gov.uk/health/2012/12/smoking-health-harm/

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