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Prevention and health
 — presented to Parliament by the Secretary of State for Social Services, the Secretary of State for Education and Science, the Secretary of State for Scotland and the Secretary of State for Wales
Corporate AuthorDepartment of Health and Social Security - DHSS; Department of Education and Science; Scottish Office; Welsh Office
PublisherHMSO, London, 1977
Pages84 pp (Cmnd 7047)
SourceHMSO Publications Centre, PO Box 276, London SW8 5DT.
KeywordsHealth [elderly] ; Preventative medicine ; Government publications.
AnnotationThis White Paper has two functions. First it is the Government's formal response to the Social Services and Employment Sub-Committee of the House of Commons Expenditure Committee's 1st report session 1976/77, Preventive medicine. It also follows up the 1976 consultative document, "Prevention and health: everybody's business". Subjects covered include: health education; smoking; positive steps to healthy living; and prevention in the health and other social services. Conclusions refer to the role of the Health Department, Area Health Authorities and other bodies. (RH).
Accession NumberCPA-930723110 B
ClassmarkCC: LK2: 6OA

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