Tag Archives: public health england

Heatwave advice issued as temperatures climb

Advice has been issued to help the vulnerable to beat the heat, as Devon basks in a heatwave

Posted on: 20 June 2017 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing | No Comments

Devon features twice in an international list of good practice

Devon is highlighted in a national report that cites international good practice in public health promotion

Posted on: 7 November 2016 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing

Just keep moving with Tom Daley, Becky Adlington and Finding Dory

Disney, Change4Life and the Amateur Swimming Association launch a summer of activity to get families moving

Posted on: 12 July 2016 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing

National lifestyle campaign launched to combat ill health in older age

Devon is getting behind a national campaign aimed to help adults across the country avoid future diseases caused by our lifestyles.

Posted on: 15 March 2016 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing

Council gets behind a booze break for the New Year

Fed up with feeling rubbish after a boozy night out? Sign up for a month off booze this January and feel the positive effects.

Posted on: 18 December 2015 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing
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Devon public health leaders join the sugar debate

Devon’s Public Health leaders have added their voice to a growing debate about the amount of sugar in people’s diets. Their comments follow the recent petition on a proposed sugar tax, handed to Government by TV chef and food campaigner Jamie Oliver, and the publication of a report by Public Health England.

Posted on: 23 October 2015 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing