News alerts: w/b 17th June 2017

Please find below details of selected public health-related news stories that were reported in the above week. ScotPHO is not responsible for the content or reliability of the linked news articles / publications and does not necessarily endorse the views expressed within them. Please note that some of the linked websites may require registration, subscription or payment to view articles. For new publications relating to health protection and for updates on infectious disease and other outbreaks, please see the Health Protection Scotland website.

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Wednesday 21st June 

Health Scotland publishes 2017 MESAS monitoring report

More details: Health Scotland Publication, BBC, Courier, Scotsman

Friday 23rd June 

The cost of older Scottish Drug Users to the NHS

More details: Scottish Drugs ForumBBC


Profiles indicator updates: w/b 17th June 2017

  • No profile indicator updates in this week.

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