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Public health

A National Health Service (1944)

The preparations made to deal with the Second World War in health services were significant.

A National Health Service (1944)

The new NHS: modern, dependable (1997)

The white paper The new NHS: modern, dependable was published on 8 December 1997.

The NHS Plan: a plan for investment, a plan for reform (2000)

The NHS Plan was published on 1 July 2000.

The NHS Plan: a plan for investment, a plan for reform (2000)

Healthy weight, healthy lives: a cross government strategy for England (2008)

The government launched its Healthy weight, healthy lives strategy to tackle rising obesity.

Public Health Act 1875

The Public Health Act 1875 was largely seen as a mechanism for consolidating all previous Acts of Parliament relating to public health made during the nineteenth century.

Healthy lives, healthy people: our strategy for public health in England (2010)

The government’s first public health white paper Healthy lives, healthy people: our strategy for public health in England built on some of the ideas outlined in Equity and excellence: liberating

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