On the State of the Public Health: Annual Report of the Chief Medical Officer 2009

Scope and Content

Contains a summary of annual reports and special reports produced and commisioned by Sir Liam throught his time as Chief Medical Officer for England.

  • Health issues covered in this report include;

  • Progress on previous years' recommendations;

  • The importance of establishing and maintaining regular physical activity throughout life;

  • Better preperation for cold weather;

  • Focus on rare diseases;

  • The role of Grandparents in supporting young people to adopt healthy lifestyles;

  • And the relationship between climate change and health.

Also included is a regional focus on some local problems, trends and initiatives across England.

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