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Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Obesity (19 Nov 2021)

Maggie Throup: ‘Tackling obesity: empowering adults and children to live healthier lives’ sets out a range of measures to reduce the prevalence of obesity, improve diets and promote healthier lifestyle behaviours, including addressing inactivity and preventing ill-health. To target areas with higher levels of deprivation and obesity prevalence, we have introduced a £30.5 million grant for local...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Vaccination: Children (19 Nov 2021)

Maggie Throup: No specific research has been commissioned.

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: NHS and Social Services: York (19 Nov 2021)

Maggie Throup: As of 31 October 2021, there are 522 staff that working in York and Scarborough Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust reported to have not received a first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. As of 4 November, there are 1,010 social care staff working at providers based in the City of York reported as not receiving their first dose.

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Infectious Diseases: Children (19 Nov 2021)

Maggie Throup: Preventing respiratory infections, including bronchiolitis and other potentially serious diseases, is an established high impact area for health visiting. The Spending Review has confirmed that Public Health Grant funding will be maintained in real terms, enabling local authorities to continue commissioning these services.

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Food: Labelling (19 Nov 2021)

Maggie Throup: It is a legal requirement for all prepacked foods to be fully labelled with an ingredient list. Therefore, if yeast or yeast extract is used as an ingredient in a prepacked food at any level, it must be included in the ingredient list. If one of the 14 major allergens defined in legislation is present in a pre-packed food, it must be emphasised within the ingredient list to distinguish it...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Public Health England: Expenditure (19 Nov 2021)

Maggie Throup: The following table shows the operating budget for Public Health England in the financial years requested. 2017/18 2018/19 2019/20 £292 million £287 million £287 million Source: Public Health England Annual Report and Accounts. The Department has made no assessment of the effects of these budgets on the funding of women’s health services.

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Health Visitors: Children (19 Nov 2021)

Maggie Throup: No recent assessment has been made. The Healthy Child Programme should be led by health visitors alongside a range of delivery partners. It is the responsibility of local authorities, with their provider, to determine service requirements based upon local needs.

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Babies: Health Services (19 Nov 2021)

Maggie Throup: I am the Minister with responsibility for the Start for Life Unit.

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: NHS: Coronavirus (19 Nov 2021)

Maggie Throup: The Department has made no specific estimate.

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Coronavirus: Vaccination (19 Nov 2021)

Maggie Throup: If a person is eligible, they will usually be vaccinated at their hospital or a local service such as their general practitioner surgery. As such, practices offering COVID-19 vaccines are already capable of administering third doses of a COVID-19 vaccine to severely immunosuppressed people.

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Obesity: Coventry (19 Nov 2021)

Maggie Throup: The National Child Measurement Programme collects data on children aged four to five years old and 10 to 11 years old. Data is not available at Parliamentary constituency level. For children aged four to five years old, the prevalence of obesity in the Coventry local authority area was 11.7% in the academic year 2019/20; 10.2% in 2018/19; 10.5% in 2017/18; 10.1% in 2016/17; and 9.4% in...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Coronavirus: Medical Treatments (19 Nov 2021)

Maggie Throup: Immunocompromised individuals are a priority cohort for research into therapeutic and prophylaxis treatments such as monoclonal antibody therapies, novel antivirals, and repurposed compounds. In August, Ronapreve, a novel monoclonal antibody, was approved by the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA). Ronapreve is being administered through the National Health Service to...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Early Years Healthy Development Review (19 Nov 2021)

Maggie Throup: As outlined in the Early Years Healthy Development Review’s report, published in March 2021, a Cabinet Minister will oversee ensuring that Start for Life is kept at the heart of policy-making decisions across government. The timing and nature of appointments to the Cabinet are at the discretion of the Prime Minister. A decision on responsibilities going forward will be made in due course.

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Coronavirus: Vaccination (19 Nov 2021)

Maggie Throup: As of 7 November more than 823,000 12 to 15 year olds in England have already received one dose of COVID-19 vaccine. We continue to assess the effectiveness of the programme in order to accelerate the COVID-19 programme in schools. The National Health Service is enhancing the in-school offer to increase the scale and pace of delivery, as well as targeting communications to parents and young...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Coronavirus: Disease Control (19 Nov 2021)

Maggie Throup: The Government has published the ‘COVID-19 Response: Autumn and Winter Plan 2021’ to sustain the progress made through the vaccination programme, avoiding the economic and social restrictions deployed in the past. However, in the event of unsustainable pressure on the National Health Service, we have set out a range of measures under ‘Plan B’. We will monitor the data closely, taking...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Health Visitors: Babies (19 Nov 2021)

Maggie Throup: The information is not available in the format requested. However, NHS Digital has recently published monthly health visitor statistics, including information on the proportion of mandated reviews delivered face to face, which is available at the following link: https://digital.nhs.uk/data-and-information/publications/sta tistical/community-services-statistics-for-children-young-pe...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: NHS: Coronavirus (19 Nov 2021)

Maggie Throup: To apply for a medical exemption, an individual should contact the NHS COVID Pass Service via 119. The published guidance on medical exemptions from COVID-19 vaccination sets out that applications will be clinically reviewed by a general practitioner, specialist clinician or midwife. The guidance is available at the following link: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/covid-19-medical-exemptions-prov...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Coronavirus: Vaccination (19 Nov 2021)

Maggie Throup: There is now one vaccination centre in every region in England offering this service and by early December, there will be three sites per region. Further expansion of the service is planned in due course.

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Smoking: Carcinogens (19 Nov 2021)

Maggie Throup: The Department does not hold data on the average level of TSNA carcinogens found in cigarettes, heated tobacco, e-cigarettes or snus.

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Coronavirus: Quarantine (19 Nov 2021)

Maggie Throup: An individual identified as a close contact of a positive COVID-19 case is exempt from self-isolation if they have received both doses of a Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency-approved vaccine administered in the United Kingdom. The current system for validating the vaccination status of close contacts relies on checking against records in the National Immunisation Management...


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