• Blog
  • 25 November 2019

What’s the link between sauerkraut and mental wellbeing?

Xenia Koumi, Business Healthy programme lead at the City of London Corporation’s Public Health team, explains the work the City is doing to improve and support the mental wellbeing of people in the Square Mile

  • Blog
  • 20 November 2019

Guest blog: A register on the up

David Kidney, Chief Executive of UK Public Health Register, explains the importance of the organisation for the public health community and its future.

  • Blog
  • 18 November 2019

Guest blog: How to help convenience stores sell healthier food

Nora Blascsok, Communications and Web Officer, and Dr Rosalind Sharpe, Research Fellow and Project Lead at the Food Research Collaboration, explain their work looking into how to encourage healthier food retail environments.

  • Blog
  • 15 November 2019

Guest blog: Reducing childhood obesity internationally

Nicole Musuwo, a Registered Associate Nutritionist and Health Advisor at Health Action Campaign, gives an international perspective to childhood obesity policy.

  • Blog
  • 13 November 2019

Guest blog: What The Netherlands can teach us about obesity

Carolyn Pallister, Public Health Manager at Slimming World, and Louisa Mason, Policy and Communications Executive at RSPH, explain the lessons we can learn from how The Netherlands has approached childhood obesity.

  • Blog
  • 08 November 2019

Guest blog: Catch-up vaccination for boys - The case for action

Peter Baker, Campaign Director at HPV Action, makes the case for why we need catch-up HPV vaccination for boys.

  • Blog
  • 05 November 2019

Guest blog: What is a public health approach to youth violence?

Dr Ann Hagell, Research Lead at the Association for Young People’s Health, unpicks what we really mean by a public health approach to serious youth violence.  

  • Blog
  • 16 October 2019

Guest blog: The increasing popularity of taking time away from tech is here to stay

Dr Lawrence Ampofo, founder and CEO of Digital Mindfulness, explores the rise of tech-free time and what it means for people's health and the tech industry.

  • Blog
  • 15 October 2019

Guest blog: Helping a friend or family member with mental illness

Dr Johannes Uys, GP and provider of psychiatric services at Broadgate GP, discusses the importance of family and friend networks in mental health.

  • Blog
  • 11 October 2019

Guest blog: Social prescribing - The next step in the evolution of the NHS?

Caitlyn Donaldson, Policy and Research Consultant at RSPH, explores social prescribing as a solution to social problems