Tag Archives: public health england

Just OneSmallStep to Stoptober success

Get specialist help and support, and join the thousands of people who successfully use Stoptober to quit smoking for good.

Posted on: 27 September 2017 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing | No Comments

‘Rise Above for Schools’ programme to equip young people with coping strategies for modern life launched

Public Health England are launching Rise Above for Schools, giving teachers the resources to equip young people with resilience skills and boost their wellbeing.

Posted on: 14 September 2017 | Posted in: Education | No Comments

Lack of brisk walking puts Devon adults at risk

Thousands of adults aged 40-60 living in Devon are putting their health at risk by not managing a brisk ten minute walk every day.

Posted on: 24 August 2017 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing | No Comments

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