5 August 2019
Yesterday the Prime Minister pledged an additional one-off £1.8 billion for the NHS in England. Some of this funding is due to be allocated to children and young people's services but there remains a significant amount to do to help an NHS that is under serious pressure across the country.
9 July 2019
The move by Public Health England could prevent over 100,000 cancers. The RCPCH's Immunisation Expert responds.
29 June 2019
Today, the Labour Party has announced plans for a Future Generations Wellbeing Act for England as part of a commitment to tackle widening health inequalities, including a pledge to provide more fresh fruits and vegetables to poorer children. RCPCH Officer for Health Improvement, Dr Max Davie respond...
15 April 2019
This statement gives further details of the College's position on engaging with formula milk companies, including answers to some commonly asked questions.
28 March 2019
The Department for Work and Pensions has published a report today on living standards on the UK based on household income measures for the 2017-18 financial year. Professor Russell Viner, President of the RCPCH, responds.
27 March 2019
The RCPCH highly recommends vaccination and that anyone who has concerns or questions talk to their health visitor, practice nurse or general practitioner (GP).
13 February 2019
RCPCH Council has made the decision to no longer accept any funding from formula milk companies.
31 January 2019
A statement on the decision to suspend future funding agreements with formula milk companies pending a College review.
23 January 2019
The RCPCH appreciates the concerns raised by some of its members about the sponsorship arrangements for the forthcoming RCPCH / MENA Conference in Cairo next week, and would like to comment as follows.
14 January 2019
As part of its childhood obesity plan, Government has launched a consultation on restricting promotions of food and drink that is high in fat, sugar and salt.