Public Health England News

Public Health England News

Latest media releases from Public Health England

Press release: Campaign to protect young people from STIs by using condoms

PHE launches sexual health campaign to encourage condom use by young adults to reduce the rates of sexually transmitted infections (STIs).
2 days 17 min ago

Press release: PHE gets permission for public health science campus and HQ

Public Health England (PHE) gets go-ahead to create a world-leading public health science campus and headquarters at Harlow in Essex.
3 days 13 hours ago

Press release: Screening committee recommends trial of testing babies for SCID

UK NSC review calls for trial period to gather more evidence on whether testing for rare-inherited condition should be introduced.
1 week 3 days ago

News story: Measles outbreaks confirmed in Leeds, Liverpool and Birmingham

Public Health England (PHE) issues advice for the public to ensure they have had the MMR vaccine after outbreaks of measles are confirmed in 3 areas of England.
2 weeks 3 days ago

News story: Cold weather alerts and health warnings issued

Public Health England issues cold weather alerts and health warnings following the arrival of colder weather in some parts of England.
3 weeks 1 day ago