News Archive - 2017

Access all RCPCH news items published this year

Sugary drinks levy will earn schools £415m

28 February 2017
Child health

Funds will be allocated to help improve health in schools

Diabetes control for children in England and Wales ‘significantly improved’

28 February 2017
RCPCH

Latest National Paediatric Diabetes Audit (NPDA) published by RCPCH

Schools should teach children about the impact of sexting, charity says

27 February 2017
Child health

Survey reveals adults support teaching of ‘sexting awareness’

RCPCH responds to Obesity Health Alliance Research On Children’s Sugar Consumption

24 February 2017
RCPCH

Professor Russell Viner, RCPCH Officer for Health Promotion, responds

RCPCH Annual Review 2016

24 February 2017
Newsletters

This annual review, published in February 2017, reflects the RCPCH's 2016 calendar year, 01 January 2016 - 31 December 2016

NICE urges teachers and NHS staff to be on the look-out for signs of abuse

22 February 2017
Child health

New guidelines released to help protect children

Williams Syndrome: Rare genetic condition needs support

21 February 2017
Child health

Welsh academic calls for greater support and awareness of condition

Diploma in UK Medical Practice - LSTM

20 February 2017
Announcements

The RCPCH is delighted to introduce the LSTM DipUKMP opportunity to our MTI doctors

NHS 'underestimates sepsis cases by 70%'

20 February 2017
Child health

Report highlights higher number of cases than previously estimated

Statement from UK healthcare professionals on the importance of childhood vaccination

17 February 2017
RCPCH

Vaccinations are safe, effective, and crucial to safeguarding child health