Public Health

Research and analysis: Psychoactive substances in secure mental health settings This document reviews the impact of new psychoactive substances (NPS) in secure mental health settings, and makes recommendations for the management of NPS use in these settings.
Research and analysis: National child measurement programme (NCMP): trends in child BMI The report explores trends in obesity, overweight, excess weight and underweight prevalence, as well as changes in mean BMI over time. It is aimed at local authorities and other organisations ...
Corporate report: Public Health England marketing strategy: 2017 to 2020 The Public Health England (PHE) marketing strategy describes how PHE will use marketing to support the objectives of its business plan and England’s public health system.
Research and analysis: Health Protection Report volume 11 (2017) Updated: HPR 11(33) news uploadedHealth Protection Report (HPR) comprises routine reports on infections (microbiological and epidemiological data and associated commentary) together with a digest of news on infections and other ...
Challenges and hope in delivering health in South Sudan In South Sudan, the World Health Organization (WHO) supports the Ministry of Health and works with 67 Health Cluster partners to provide health services within a country disrupted by conflict. ...
Stop the violence. Protect health care In the last few months, a number of attacks against health-care workers, medical transports and facilities have taken place in several countries, like Afghanistan, Syria and Yemen to mention a ...
WHO deplores bombing of MSF clinic in Kunduz The World Health Organization deplores the bombing of a clinic run by Medecins Sans Frontieres in Kunduz, Afghanistan, and extends its sincere condolences to the families and colleagues of those ...
Guidance: Standard scheme: recent trend analysis Updated: Updated with recent standard scheme: trend analysis.
The examinations covered are:
aerobic colony counts
Bacillus cereus
Campylobacter spp.
Clostridium perfringens
Escherichia coli O157
Listeria monocytogenes
Listeria spp.
Salmonella spp.
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Collection: Food, water and environmental laboratories Updated: Added link to UK national reference laboratory for food microbiology.Public Health England’s food, water and environmental (FW&E) laboratories provide:
accredited specialist microbiology tests on food, dairy, water and environmental ...
Research and analysis: Notifiable diseases: causative agents report for 2017 Updated: Added report for week 38, 2017.This report compares the current week’s data on statutory notifications of causative agents to that of the previous 5 weeks.
Older weekly NOIDS causative ...

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