Recent Health Reports

What are the key factors affecting our health? What is the latest evidence?

You can find out more in the recently published reports below:

 

Alcohol

Statistics on Alcohol England 2015 - Health & Social Care Information Centre

 

Businesses and Health

Healthy and Wealthy 2015 - Health Action Campaign (an Age Watch project) 

Health on the High Street 2015 - Royal Society for Public Health

Sugar consumption at a crossroads 2013 - Credit Suisse

Mental Health We’re Ready to Talk 2015 - Business in The Community

Taxpayers subsidise big business by an estimated £11 billion a year - Citizens UK Report 

The 21st century gingerbread house. How companies are marketing junk food to children online 2015 - British Heart Foundation 

 

Diet

Sugar reduction, the evidence for action 2015 - Public Health England  

Carbohydrates and Health 2015 - Scientific Advisory Committee on Nutrition 

Food for thought Promoting healthy diets among children and young people 2015 - British Medical Association 

 

Exercise 

Exercise: the miracle cure and the role of the doctor in promoting it 2015 - Academy of Medical Royal Colleges

Impact of Physical Activity and Diet on Health 2015 - House of Commons Health Committee

Physical Activity and Health, Facts and Figures - Sustrans 

 

The NHS 

Five Year Forward View 2014 - NHS 

 

Obesity 

Tackling England's childhood obesity crisis 2015 - Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health

Adult Obesity and type 2 Diabetes 2014 - Public Health England

Overcoming Obesity: An initial economic analysis 2014 - McKinsey Global Institute

 

Public Health 

Public Health Outcomes Framework November 2015 Update - Public Health England

 

Smoking

Smoking Statistics 2015  Action on Smoking and Health

Statistics on Smoking 2015  Health & Social Care Information Centre