News in numbers: February

08 February 2019

A breakdown of community health news this month, in numbers. Download the PDF, here.

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BBC News. (2019) Mental health patients missing GP appointments ‘at risk’. See: (accessed 15 January 2019).

Department of Health (NI). (2019) Department publishes Report of the Review of Medical School Places in Northern Ireland. See: (accessed 15 January 2019).

Obesity Health Alliance. (2018) “Check it out!” – families bombarded with ‘supermarket sweep’ of sugary promotions during their weekly shop. See: (accessed 15 January 2019).

Public Health Agency. (2018) Campaign encourages correct use of antibiotics. See: (accessed 15 January 2019).

Reynolds A, Mann J, Cummings J, Winter N, Mete E, Morenga LT. (2019) Carbohydrate quality and human health: a series of systematic reviews and meta-analyses. The Lancet (online). See: (accessed 15 January 2019).

The Scotsman. (2019) Fathers asked about mental health in post-natal depression initiative. See: (accessed 15 January 2019).

The Scotsman. (2019) Health expert backs 20mph bill to help combat child obesity in Scotland. See: (accessed 15 January 2019).