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NHS Health Checks to be reviewed under government prevention plans


Ivan Bennett- though what u add is correct- “ health” doesn’t address this.... see Black report etc...... social changes do!!!! Hence public health and health prevention- critical as it is..... should be separate from health care..... Increased health input doesn’t reverse obesity, smoking, drinking etc etc - social changes do Exercise in school etc etc..... It’s a key point ; health care influences about 10% of population health We have enough to do caring for sick people- public health and social changes should be preventing them getting to us....... that’s whats overloading GP currently- confusing all singing all dancing roles- emergency care, routine care, health promotion, It confusing for patients and impossible for doctors......

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24 Jul 2019

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