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10 Years On: New Evidence on TV marketing and Junk Food Consumption Amongst 11-19 Year Olds 10 Years After Broadcast Regulations

Thomas C. Hooper L. Petty R. Thomas F. Rosenberg G. Vohra J. Obesity, Cancer, Marketing, Advertising, Diet This report examines the association between television marketing and diet. Specifically, it tests whether commercial television is linked to consum ...

Equality and Human Rights Consultation- NICE TA- Trastuzumab Emtansine for Treating HER2 Positive Advanced Breast Cancer after Trastuzumab and a Taxane (Review of TA371)

NICE guidance is designed and developed for the NHS in England and is therefore not automatically applicable to Northern Ireland. On 1 July 2006 the Department established links with NICE whereby all technology appraisals and clinical guidelines published ...

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 ...

CAP Consultation: food and soft drink advertising to children

CAP Diet, Food, Drink, High fat, Salt, Sugar, Nutrition, Child health Following a full public consultation, we are announcing tough new rules banning the advertising of high fat, salt or sugar (HFSS) food or drink products in children’s media. The rules w ...

Nicotine without smoke: Tobacco harm reduction

Tobacco Advisory Group, Royal College of Physicians Smoke, Smoking, Nicotine, Smoking cessation, Addiction, Tobacco This report aims to provide a fresh update on the use of harm reduction in tobacco smoking, in relation to all non-tobacco nicotine product ...

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 ...

Tipping the scales: Why preventing obesity makes economic sense

UK Health Forum and Cancer Research UK Obesity, Overweight, Cancer A new report from the UK Health Forum and Cancer Research UK has found that rising rates of obesity and overweight could lead to 700,000 new cancer cases in the UK, as well as millions of ...

Sporting Future- A New Strategy for an Active Nation

Department for Culture, Media & Sport and Tracey Crouch MP Sports, Sports participation, Exercise, Physical Activity This cross-government strategy will tackle head on the flatlining levels of sport participation and high levels of inactivity in this ...

A systematic review of the effectiveness of lifestyle interventions for the prevention of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) in routine practice.

10.14655/743983-900692 Public Health England Lifestyle interventions, Prevention, Type 2 diabetes mellitus This document updates and extends a previously conducted systematic review and meta-analysis assessing the effectiveness of ‘real-world’ interventio ...

NHS Diabetes Prevention Programme (NHS DPP) non-diabetic hyperglycaemia

10.14655/743983-900691 Public Health England Pre diabetes, Glucose regulation Non-diabetic hyperglycaemia, also known as pre-diabetes or impaired glucose regulation, refers to raised blood glucose levels, but not in the diabetic range.  People with non-di ...

Achieving world-class cancer outcomes: a strategy for England 2015-2020

Independent Cancer Taskforce Cancer The Independent Cancer Taskforce has published Achieving world-class cancer outcomes: a strategy for England 2015-2020. This report sets out recommendations for a new cancer strategy for England. An Executive Summary an ...

Maintaining a healthy weight and preventing excess weight gain among adults and children- NICE guidelines [NG7]

NICE Healthy weight, Weight mainenance, Coronary heart disease, Hypertension, Liver disease, Osteoarthritis,s troke, Type 2 diabetes This guideline makes recommendations on behaviours that may help people maintain a healthy weight or prevent excess weight ...

The 1001 Critical Days: The Importance of the Conception to Age Two Period

Leadsom, A., Field, F., Burstow, P. and Lucas, C. Child health, Birth, Pregnancy, Child development Pregnancy, birth and the first 24 months can be tough for every mother and father, and some parents may find it hard to provide the care and attention thei ...

Preventing type 2 diabetes: population and community-level interventions

National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) Diabetes A summary of selected new evidence relevant to NICE public health guidance 35 ‘Preventing type 2 diabetes: population and community-level interventions’ (2011). Chronic Conditions Obesity C ...

Adult obesity and type 2 diabetes

Public Health England Obesity, Diabetes, Policy makers, Practitioners The paper provides an overview of obesity and type 2 diabetes among adults, describing the epidemiology of each disorder, how the 2 conditions are linked and why they present a major pu ...

UK Health Forum (UKHF)

UK Health Forum Prevention of the avoidable non-communicable diseases- coronary heart disease, stroke, type 2 diabetes, obesity, cancer respiratory diseases and vascular dementia The UK Health Forum (UKHF) is a charitable alliance of professional and publ ...

Comorbidities: a framework of principles for system-wide action

Department of Health Social care system, Care, Long term condition This document sets out the current challenges faced in the health and social care system in treating people with 2 or more long term health conditions. It proposes changes to the system to ...

Plain Packaging Review: Independent Review into Standardised Packaging of Tobacco

Chantler, C. Packaging of tobacco Standardised packaging of tobacco is likely to contribute to a modest but important reduction in smoking, including reducing the rate of children taking up smoking, Sir Cyril Chantler will say today. These are the main co ...

Body mass index thresholds for intervening to prevent ill health among black, Asian and other minority ethnic groups

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Local authority, Partner organisation, Body mass index (BMI), Long-term medical condition This briefing summarises NICE's recommendations for local authorities and partner organisations on ...

Behaviour change: Individual Approaches (PH 49)

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) Health-damaging behaviour, Lifestyle, Education This guidance makes recommendations on individual-level interventions aimed at changing health-damaging behaviours among people aged 16 or over. I ...

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