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COVID-19

March 2020

COVID-19 is a new illness that can affect your lungs and airways. It's caused by a virus called coronavirus.

Read more Coronavirus

Every Breath Campaign

March 2020

Smokers are being urged to quit to reduce their chances of developing COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease).

Read more Public Health news: Every Breath Campaign

South Tyneside Alliance

March 2020

Celebrating Alliancing in South Tyneside with professional speed dating events

Read more Public Health news: South Tyneside Alliance Professional Speed Dating

Health Screening

March 2020

Screening is a way of finding out if people are at higher risk of a health problem, so that early treatment can be offered or information given to help them make informed decisions.

Read more Public Health news: The importance of health screening

World Immunisation Week

March 2020

World Immunisation Week aims to promote the use of vaccines to protect people of all ages against disease. The theme this year is #VaccinesWork for All

Read more Public Health news: World Immunisation Week

Minimum Unit Pricing

March 2020

Minimum Unit Price (MUP) is a highly targeted and effective measure which would save lives, cut crime, save money, reduce the pressure on our over-stretched emergency services and would be simple to implement and enforce.

Read More Public Health news: Minimum Unit Pricing (MUP)

Focus on Mental Health

March 2020

There are three major mental health campaigns that run in May, these are Maternal Mental Health Awareness Week, Mental Health Awareness Week and Dementia Action Week.

Read more Public Health news: Focus on Mental Health

Health Advocate of the Year

March 2020

A huge "well done" to Nicola Reed who has been named Health Advocate of the Year for both South Tyneside and the whole of the North East!

Read more Public Health news: Health Advocate of the Year

Campaigns

Find out more about the campaigns we're supporting this quarter. Public Health news: Public Health campaigns

Public Health England can help you to promote health messages in your organisation. Whether you're looking to reduce kids' sugar consumption, deliver better adult health outcomes or increase cancer diagnosis and survival rates, you'll find everything you need in the  Public Health England: Campaign Resources Centre

Follow us on Facebook (@c4lsouthtyneside) and Twitter (@change4lifeST) for up to date information on the campaigns we're supporting.

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