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Sugar reduction: progress between 2015 and 2018

Public Health England Sugar Reduction, Food Industry, Soft Drinks Progress report on the sugar reduction programme between 2015 and 2018, principally for the food industry and public health bodies. Research and Evaluation Report ...

Minimum unit pricing – modelling study Northern Ireland (University of Sheffield)

University of Sheffield Alcohol In 2009, the Sheffield Alcohol Research Group (SARG) at Sheffield University developed the Sheffield Alcohol Policy Model version 2.0 (SAPM) to appraise the potential impact of alcohol policies, including different levels o ...

Making obesity everybody's business: A whole systems approach to obesity

Local Government Association, Public Health England and the Association of Directors of Public Health Obesity, Overweight, weight Management, Children and Young People's Health Obesity is a complex problem with a large number of different but often i ...

The impact of community-based drug and alcohol treatment on re-offending. Joint experimental statistical report from the Ministry of Justice and Public Health England.

This experimental statistical report contains initial findings from a project that has linked data from the National Drug Treatment Monitoring System (NDTMS) held by Public Health England (PHE) with data on offenders held by the Ministry of Justice (MoJ). ...

Cycle of Change: change promoter or benevolent fiction?

Prochaska and DiClementeâ?Ts ubiquitous â?~five stages of changeâ?T seems to offer a scientific system to guide clinicians and therapists on how to work with patients â?" how to recognise when someone is ready to commit to treatment (or if not to nud ...

Improving clinical responses to drug-related deaths. A summary of best practice and innovations from drug treatment providers.

. Collective Voice, NHS Substance Misuse Provider Alliance Drug treatment Collective Voice and the NHS Substance Misuse Provider Alliance (NHS SMPA) have worked together, with Public Health England's support, to produce a set of recommendations for pr ...

Preventing drug related deaths.

Drug-related deaths in the UK are rising and are a major concern to councils and our health partners. Deaths have increased sharply over the past five years and are now at their highest levels since records began. Any death related to the misuse of drugs ...

Accelerating Cancer Research- A strategy for collaboration between cancer research funders in the UK (2017-22)

Over the last 40 years cancer survival rates have more than doubled. Today, one in two people diagnosed with cancer will live for more than 10 years.1 Lives are being transformed. This is thanks to improvements in early diagnosis and treatment, coupled wi ...

Social Focus on Men

National Statistics UK Men's health, Education, Income, Lifestyle This report provides an overview of the changing lives and roles of men in the United Kingdom in terms of their health, work, income, education, family situation and lifestyle in 2001. ...

Attitudes to Obesity: Findings from the 2015 British Social Attitudes Survey

10.14655/11971-1052122 Curtice J. Public Health England (PHE) Overweight, Obesity, Attitudes, Body image, Body Mass Index, BMI This paper presents new findings on attitudes in Britain towards obesity and what might be done to reduce its prevalence. Despit ...

National Child Measurement Programme: Changes in children's body mass index between 2006/7 and 2014/15

10.14655/11971-1036123 Public Health England (PHE) Overweight, Obesity, Excess weight, BMI, Deprived areas, Gender, Ethnicity Obesity prevalence shows a significant downward trend in both Reception boys and girls overall in the 2006/7 to 2014/15 period co ...

NDNS results from years 5 and 6 combined of the rolling programme for 2012 and 2013 to 2013 and 2014: report

Public Health England (PHE) and Food Standards Agency Diet, Nutrition, Overweight, Obesity, Child health, Sugar Content, Physical Activity. School, Diet, Eating habits, Fast Food, Takeaway, Unhealthy Food, Drink Results of the National Diet and Nutrition ...

Vitamin D and Health

10.14655/743983-1012668 The Scientific Advisory Committee on Nutrition (SACN), Public Health England (PHE) Vitamin D, Diet, Dietary Recommendations, Nutrient, Vitamin Deficiency, Food, Supplement SACN reviewed the evidence on vitamin D and health to see i ...

Life expectancy: recent trends in older ages

10.14655/743983-965252 Public Health England (PHE) Life expectancy, Older people, Quality of life, Death rate, mortality Over the last 30 years there has been an upward trend in life expectancy at older ages in England. Figures 1 and 2 show life expectanc ...

Public Health on Demand: Fuel poverty and health

UK Health Forum Public health, Fuel poverty Public Health on Demand (PHoD) is a new bite-size ‘must-read’ service from the UK Health Forum (UKHF).    The aim for these briefings is to provide those working in public health with a brief summary of a select ...

What's in your Indian Takeaway?

10.14655/105129-927960 safefood Food preparation, Nutrition, Restaurant, Energy intake, Fast food, Diet, Fat content, Salt content, Obesity Eating food prepared outside of the home has become the norm for adults on the island of Ireland. On 24% of eating ...

Changes in children’s body mass index between 2006/07 and 2013/14 National Child Measurement Programme

10.14655/743983-927183 Public Health England (PHE) Child health, Body mass index (BMI), Overweight, Obesity This report is the sixth in a series of annual reports which use National Child Measurement Programme (NCMP) data to examine changes in children’s ...

Dental caries and obesity: their relationship in children

10.14655/743983-927163 Public Health England (PHE) Dental caries, Dental health, Decay, Obesity This evidence summary of dental caries and obesity: explores whether they are found in the same individuals and populations reviews and summarises what is curr ...

Sugar reduction: from evidence into action

10.14655/743983-920553 Public Health England (PHE) Sugar consumption, Obesity, Overweight, Dental health, Nutrition, Carbohydrates This document brings together the international evidence on interventions to help reduce the nation’s sugar consumption, as ...

Health equity in all policies

10.14655/743983-911819 Public Health England (PHE) Health promotion, Equality, Equity, Local government Public Health England (PHE) worked with the Association of Directors of Public Health (ADPH) and the Local Government Association (LGA) to develop a ma ...