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National Library for Public Health e-Newsletter - August 2011

The latest e-newsletter from the National Library for Public Health has been published today. Check the content online here or subscribe to the newsletter here.

National Library for Public Health e-Newsletter - July 2011

The latest e-newsletter from the National Library for Public Health has been published today. Check the content online here or subscribe to the newsletter here.

2011 Local Health Profiles launched

People in England are living longer and fewer people are dying prematurely from heart disease and stroke. The 2011 Local Health Profiles, published by The Public Health Observatories, in partnership with the Department of Health, provide statistics for each local area and indicate how any area is performing against the national average.

Respiratory deaths report sheds light on service need

Earlier discussion and planning of end of life care could result in more people dying in their place of choice, according to a report published today.

Published by the National End of Life Care Intelligence Network, the report also suggests that the likelihood of dying at home depends on the type of respiratory condition a person has.

National Library for Public Health e-Newsletter June 2011

The latest e-newsletter from the National Library for Public Health has been published today. Check it out here: http://ymlp.com/zYA65n

New evidence specialist service launched by NHS Evidence

In May 2011, a new evidence specialist service has been launched to replace the old Specialist Collections of the National Library for Health.

The National Library for Public Health content can now be accessed by NHS Evidence web site.

Cardiovascular Disease Profiles for each area published by SEPHO

The cardiovascular disease (CVD) profiles provide a snapshot of key issues relating to heart disease and stroke, including incidence, mortality, risk factors, treatments and costs. These profiles have been designed to help local health services to assess the impact of these elements of cardiovascular disease on their local populations and the services provided to meet those needs.

NEPHO Spring Newsletter out now

The third NEPHO newsletter is out now, with updates and news from all our teams.

You can read the newsletter online, and subscribe to receive future issues by email.

Update from the PHINE Network Meeting 16.02.2011

PHINE held its first quarterly Network Meeting of 2011 at the Lindisfarne Centre, St Aidan's College, Durham University on Wednesday 16th of February. The meeeting was well attended with nearly fifty attendees.

IHaL Publishes Report on People with Learning Disabilities in England 2010: Services and Supports

Improving Health and Lives: Learning Disabilities Observatory (IHaL) today published a report bringing together information on the characteristics of people with learning disabilities, the services and supports they use and their carers.