Key topics

What matters most to us as paediatricians, nurses, social workers, parents - and children and young people? We explore the key themes in children's health and wellbeing.
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Prevention of ill health

Prevention is an integral part of the solution to many of the problems that children face in the UK - from increasing mortality rates, to high prevalence of obesity, to widening social and health inequalities.
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UK General Election 2019

This election has been an important opportunity to advocate for children, young people, and the paediatricians and child health workers who care for them. Our policy calls included a sustainable workforce, supporting healthier environments and lifestyles and commitments to delivering high quality NH...
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Wellbeing for health professionals

Doctors face the extremes of human emotion day after day, while staffing issues and rota gaps mean they are under intense pressure. To manage their workload and personal lives, doctors must learn to look after themselves, too. We offer some practical advice and real life experiences to help support ...
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Winter pressures

Urgent and emergency care services for children and young people face challenges, particularly each winter. With our joint position statement and case studies from around the country, we support members to make a compelling and evidence-based case for change.