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BAME health checks should start at 25, says Government primary care adviser

The NHS Health Check programme should target people from ethnic minorities from age 25 in order to reduce health inequalities, a senior primary care adviser to the Government has said.

PHE unveils BAME recommendations and admits ‘humbling’ inequalities

Public Health England has admitted the Covid-19 pandemic has laid bare ‘humbling’ inequalities, as it finally published delayed recommendations on reducing black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) deaths.

Being of Bangladeshi origin doubles Covid-19 death risk, finds PHE review

People of Bangladeshi origin are most at risk of dying from Covid-19, Public Health England’s rapid review into the disparities in risks and outcomes of Covid-19 has concluded.