News Archive - 2016

Access all RCPCH news items published this year

BLOG: Child Health in the news in 2016

21 December 2016
RCPCH

Owen Taylor looks back over the year's events

Young children can choke to death on whole grapes, doctors warn

19 December 2016
RCPCH

RCPCH responds to new research paper published in ADC

Schools should teach children how to brush their teeth, NHS watchdog says

16 December 2016
Child health

The Daily Telegraph reports

Academic Paediatrics Association Annual Meeting

16 December 2016
Announcements

Book now: This meeting will take place on 9-10 March 2017 in Dublin

American diet for pregnant women can effect baby's weight into adulthood

15 December 2016
Child health

Daily Express reports

Soft drinks industry levy estimated to have significant health benefits, say researchers

14 December 2016
RCPCH

RCPCH responds to study published by University of Oxford

RCPCH responds to The Health Survey for England 2015

14 December 2016
RCPCH

Survey shows decline in numbers of children and young people smoking and drinking

Smartphones as dangerous as TV for children’s health

14 December 2016
Child health

Daily Telegraph reports

Childline receives eight calls a day about gender identity issues

13 December 2016
Child health

The Guardian reports