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News in numbers: March

08 March 2019

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

News in Numbers March

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References

Advertising Standards Agency. (2019) Report reveals exposure of children to age-restricted TV ads is falling. See: https://www.asa.org.uk/news/report-reveals-exposure-of-children-to-age-restricted-tv-ads-is-falling.html (accessed 19 February 2019).

BCC News. (2019) Child poverty: baby banks ‘see increase in users’. See: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-york-north-yorkshire-47143425 (accessed 19 February 2019).

Kelland K. (2019) E-cigarettes help more smokers quit than patches and gum, study finds. See: https://uk.reuters.com/article/us-health-ecigarettes/e-cigarettes-help-more-smokers-quit-than-patches-and-gum-study-finds-idUKKCN1PO30V (accessed 19 February 2019).

Mathers M. (2019) 21% rise in children treated for mental health issues in Northern Ireland.  See: https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/northern-ireland/21-rise-in-children-treated-for-mental-health-issues-in-northern-ireland-37762897.html (accessed 19 February 2019).

Mitchell G. (2019) Nurse degree applications rise 4% but concerns remain. See: https://www.nursingtimes.net/news/education/nurse-degree-applications-rise-4-but-concerns-remain/7027770.article?blocktitle=Also-in-the-News&contentID=27749 (accessed 19 February 2019).

Rapaport L. (2019) Diabetes does not appear to affect children's test scores. See: https://uk.reuters.com/article/us-health-kids-diabetes/diabetes-does-not-appear-to-affect-childrens-test-scores-idUKKCN1PW2V7 (accessed 19 February 2019).

Scottish Government. (2018) Driving CAMHS improvement. See: https://www.gov.scot/news/driving-camhs-improvement (accessed 19 February 2019)

Smith M. (2019) The new Welsh football league that's exclusively for fat men. See: https://www.walesonline.co.uk/news/health/new-welsh-football-league-thats-15776315 (accessed 19 February 2019).

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