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  1. NEWS

    18 Jul 2019 11:00

    Action on Royal Hospital for Children and Young People

    Further steps taken to ensure patient safety.

  2. NEWS

    07 Jul 2019 00:01

    Additional funding for diet and healthy weight services

    Work continues to cut childhood obesity.

  3. NEWS

    27 Jun 2019 14:13

    Replacement of Monklands Hospital

    Independent review report published.

  4. NEWS

    19 Jun 2019 00:01

    Alcohol sales fall to 25 year low

    Signs of impact of minimum unit pricing on alcohol sales.

  5. NEWS

    13 Jun 2019 00:01

    Making school food healthier

    More fruit and vegetables, less processed red meat and sugar on the menu.

  6. Publication

    03 Jun 2019

    Becoming Breastfeeding Friendly Scotland: report

    Scotland's results and the key recommendations for the continued protection, promotion and support for breastfeeding.

  7. NEWS

    31 May 2019 00:01

    Home blood pressure monitoring

    Investment in new technology.

  8. NEWS

    28 May 2019 10:00

    Suicide prevention training launched

    Football clubs to receive training for players and staff.

  9. Consultation paper

    28 May 2019

    New national public health body 'Public Health Scotland': consultation

    This consultation document invites views on the proposals for a new national public health body in Scotland, to be known as ‘Public Health Scotland’.

  10. NEWS

    26 May 2019 00:01

    Hospital ban on sale of high-energy drinks to under-16s

    Shops on NHS sites take lead in promoting healthy diet.

  11. NEWS

    02 May 2019 17:32

    Safe NHS staffing law passed

    Health And Care (Staffing) (Scotland) Bill passes Stage 3.

  12. NEWS

    30 Apr 2019 14:14

    Cancer care in Scotland rated highly

    Results of second national patient survey.

  13. NEWS

    30 Apr 2019 10:23

    Scottish Cancer Patient Experience Survey 2018

    An Official Statistics Publication for Scotland.

  14. NEWS

    28 Apr 2019 11:31

    Further £70 million to improve waiting times

    Next phase of Waiting Times Plan outlined.

  15. NEWS

    25 Apr 2019 10:05

    Personalising Realistic Medicine

    Chief Medical Officer’s annual report.

  16. NEWS

    18 Apr 2019 10:00

    Raising awareness of sepsis

    New campaign focuses on spotting the early signs.

  17. NEWS

    17 Apr 2019 00:30

    Fall in post-surgical deaths

    Study shows 36% decrease since 2008.

  18. NEWS

    16 Apr 2019 10:38

    Holiday meals for children

    Funding for food during school holidays.

  19. NEWS

    01 Apr 2019 10:45

    Expansion of free personal care

  20. NEWS

    31 Mar 2019 00:01

    Increasing support for those with autism

    Improving awareness and diagnosis.

  21. NEWS

    26 Mar 2019 10:19

    Maternity Care Survey 2018

    An Official Statistics Publication for Scotland.

  22. NEWS

    26 Mar 2019 10:15

    Positive feedback for maternity services

    Maternity Care Survey 2018 publishes.  

  23. NEWS

    24 Mar 2019 00:01

    Plan for quicker cancer diagnosis

    Steps to shorten waiting times for patients.

  24. NEWS

    18 Mar 2019 10:20

    Support for rural hospitals

    Retired clinicians supporting local services.

  25. Research and analysis

    26 Nov 2018

    Growing up in Scotland: overweight and obesity at age 10

    The report uses data from the Growing Up in Scotland study to investigate trajectories of overweight and obesity during the primary school years and identify key risk factors.

  26. NEWS

    02 Oct 2018 12:15

    Improving Scotland’s diet

    Consultation launched on restricting junk food promotions.

  27. Strategy/plan

    02 Jul 2018

    A healthier future: Scotland's diet and healthy weight delivery plan

    Sets out how we will work with partners in the public and private sector to help people make healthier choices about food.

  28. Corporate report

    14 Jun 2018

    Scotland's public health priorities

    Report on Scotland's six public health priorities.

  29. NEWS

    14 May 2018 14:14

    Tackling childhood obesity

    FM meets Jamie Oliver to outline ambition to halve child obesity rate.

  30. Strategy/plan

    19 Dec 2016

    Health and Social Care Delivery Plan

    Delivery Plan to set out the framework and actions needed to ensure that our health and social care services are fit to meet requirements.

  31. Advice and guidance

    06 Mar 2014

    Better eating, better learning: a new context for school food

    Refreshed guidance to support schools and all stakeholders to work in partnership to make improvements in school food and food education.