Public Health England News

Public Health England News

Latest media releases from Public Health England

Hot weather warning issued for parts of the country

Public Health England issues a heat-health warning as the Met Office forecasts high temperatures.
3 days 15 hours ago

Rare tick-borne infections diagnosed in England

PHE calls for people to be tick aware as the first case of a babesiosis is diagnosed in England.
1 week 2 days ago

Major new campaign encourages millions to lose weight and cut COVID-19 risk

A new national campaign is under way to encourage millions of adults to kick start their health and reduce their risk of serious illness, including COVID-19.
1 week 6 days ago

Excess weight can increase risk of serious illness and death from COVID-19

Supporting people to move towards and maintain a healthier weight may reduce the serious effects of COVID-19 on the population, PHE report finds.
2 weeks 2 days ago

Vaccine update: issue 310, July 2020

Latest developments in vaccines, vaccination policies and procedures for immunisation practitioners.
2 weeks 2 days ago