News alerts: w/b 8th April 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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Tuesday 11th April

NHS Health Scotland publish a briefing on income, wealth and poverty

More details: NHS Health Scotland.

Wednesday 12th April

New ScotPHO website section on homelessness published

More details: ScotPHO Homelessness section.

Responses to Scottish Health Survey questionnaire consultation published

More details: Scottish Government.


Profiles indicator updates: w/b 8th April 2017

  • No profile indicator updates in this week.

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