Tagged: obesity

National Child Measurement Programme key findings published

The latest results from the National Child Measurement Programme (NCMP) were published by the NHS Information Centre today. The 2010/11 school year report includes analysis of the prevalence of underweight, healthy weight, … Read more → – National Child Measurement Programme key findings published

Physical activity data published

Data on physical activity levels commissioned by the Department of Health has been published on the National Obesity Observatory website. The data, collected by the Active People Survey which is commissioned … Read more → – Physical activity data published

Chief Nursing Officer bulletin – October 2011

In this issue, read Christine Beasley’s voicepiece on the second phase of the NHS Future Forum, find out more about the now live NHS Commissioning Board Authority and get updated … Read more → – Chief Nursing Officer bulletin – October 2011

National Child Measurement Programme – publication of legal Directions

The National Child Measurement Programme (NCMP) provides high-quality, reliable data on child overweight and obesity levels and trends. The programme is now recognised internationally as a world-class source of public … Read more → – National Child Measurement Programme – publication of legal Directions

The week: issue 218

Read about the appointments of non-executive directors to the SHA clusters, the launch of the Government’s call to action on obesity and find out how to participate in a consultation … Read more → – The week: issue 218

Department calls for action on obesity

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‘Healthy Lives, Healthy People: A call to action on obesity in England’ has been published today. Following on from the Public Health White Paper, this document sets out how action … Read more → – Department calls for action on obesity