The Prevention Concordat for Better Mental Health marked the first time local and national government agencies came together with organisations across the health and care sector to make prevention a priority for mental health. This blog looks at how it has helped different organisations tackle mental health across the country.
Health and Wellbeing
Posts about the work of the Health and Wellbeing directorate
Our CEO Duncan Selbie reflects on the NHS Long Term Plan.
Find out more about the top 10 public health priorities within the NHS Long Term Plan.
Our latest assessment of the food industry’s progress towards meeting salt reduction targets shows a mixed picture. Find out more about the progress that has been made to date.
With long working hours and lengthy commutes, workplace health is an important issue for London’s employees and businesses. PHE London’s most recent Employee Health and Wellbeing report outlines some of the major issues in more detail and we explain them in this blog.
The first update to our Health Profile for England report sets out the most comprehensive picture of the health of the population, as well as future trends, and forecasting what the story might look like in years to come.
Public Health England and Drinkaware have launched a new campaign ‘Drink Free Days’ to help people cut down on the amount of alcohol they are regularly drinking.
Public Health England’s All Our Health (AOH) framework is a call to action to all health and care professionals to embed prevention within their day to day practice. Here are four suggestions for how all health and care professionals can do this.
What is FH and why is it important? Familial hypercholesterolaemia (FH) is a common genetic condition that causes high levels of cholesterol in the blood, resulting in an increased risk of heart disease at an early age.
Many people come and go through hospitals on a daily basis, whether as a member of staff, a patient or visiting loved ones. We have seen through PHE’s Smokefree NHS campaign that many Trusts have shown great leadership in recognising …