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Childhood poverty briefing paper published

Living in poverty impacts on health, education, social and psychological outcomes, limiting development and preventing people from reaching their full potential. Children from a poor background are more likely to be bottle fed, breathe second-hand ...

Childhood obesity briefing paper update

Our briefing paper on childhood obesity has been updated to bring it up-to-date with the latest indicators, data and strategies. Obesity in childhood is a significant public health issue, obese children are likely to go on to be obese adults at ...

Norfolk’s Story 2019 published

Norfolk’s Story aims to bring key evidence together, along with nationally published data, to provide a robust analysis of Norfolk and is intended to be a high-level report to support the development of strategies, inform policy and resource ...

Self-harm briefing paper published

A briefing paper on self-harm has been published describing indicators, data and strategies on the topic. Self-harm is defined as an intentional act of self-poisoning or self-injury irrespective of the type of motivation or degree of suicidal ...

Falls and falls prevention briefing paper update

Our briefing paper on falls and falls prevention has been updated to bring it up-to-date with the latest indicators, data and strategies. Falls are the most frequent and serious type of accident in people aged 65 and over. Falling and fear of ...
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