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October news in numbers

04 October 2019

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

References:

Jones L. (2019) Police ‘dealing with more mental health incidents’. BBC News. See: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-49317060 (accessed 9 September 2019).

Public Health Wales. (2019) Number of smokers accessing free NHS quit support increases by a third. See: https://phw.nhs.wales/news-and-publications/news/number-of-smokers-accessing-free-nhs-quit-support-increases-by-a-third (accessed 9 September 2019).

Royal College of Nursing. (2019) Nursing student numbers are still falling short. See: https://www.rcn.org.uk/news-and-events/news/uk-nursing-student-numbers-are-still-falling-short-150819 (accessed 9 September 2019).

Scottish Government. (2019a) Gym ban on sale of high-energy drinks to under 16s. See:  https://www.gov.scot/news/gym-ban-on-sale-of-high-energy-drinks-to-under-16s (accessed 9 September 2019).

Scottish Government. (2019b) Mental health support for new mums. See: https://www.gov.scot/news/mental-health-support-for-new-mums (accessed 9 September 2019).

Triggle N. (2019) Care services ‘at risk’ as funding doubts grow. BBC News. See: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-49488635 (accessed 9 September 2019).

University of Oxford. (2019) Menopausal hormone therapy increases breast cancer risk for years. See: http://www.ox.ac.uk/news/2019-08-30-menopausal-hormone-therapy-increases-breast-cancer-risk-years (accessed 9 September 2019).

YoungMinds. (2019) Huge gaps in early support for young people with mental health problems – new survey. See: https://youngminds.org.uk/about-us/media-centre/press-releases/huge-gaps-in-early-support-for-young-people-with-mental-health-problems-new-survey (accessed 9 September 2019).

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