June 4, 2019
By Dean Hochlaf; Harry Quilter-Pinner; Tom Kibasi
This report from the UK think tank IPPR looks at the case for a new approach to public health and prevention.
Too many people in the UK are suffering from preventable ill-health with progress on prevention stalling in recent years. Over half of the disease burden in England is deemed preventable, with one in five deaths attributed to causes that could have been avoided. The UK has made significant progress on this agenda in the past but we appear to have ‘hit a wall’ with limited progress since 2010.Read Full Report