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23/01/2013 People across West Sussex will have the chance to find out more about services and support when the NHS Sussex health bus stops near you next week.
22/11/2012 People across West Sussex are being encouraged to start thinking and talking about their drinking habits.
14/12/2011 As the party season gets under way, the NHS has launched two festive funny films encouraging sensible use of A&E – and sensible drinking.
16/11/2011 Warnings to parents, details of local events and real life stories from those affected by alcohol misuse.
17/08/2011 With thousands of young people receiving exam results this fortnight, parents across Sussex are being urged to talk to their children about the risks of binge drinking.
01/08/2011 People in Littlehampton are being given the chance to take a free assessment which could add years to their life while they are out doing their shopping in town.
04/07/2011 Work has begun to develop a Public Health Plan for West Sussex, involving the NHS, councils, and the voluntary sector.
24/11/2010 Former problem drug and alcohol users are to set up and run a Crawley-based Internet radio station for people who want to kick the habit.
14/10/2010 Parents in West Sussex are being warned about the effect of getting drunk in front of their children ahead of Alcohol Awareness Week.
23/08/2010 With thousands of young people receiving exam results this fortnight, parents in West Sussex are being urged to talk to their children about the risks of binge drinking.
21/07/2010 Residents will be able to have a free mini-health check at Chichester District Wellbeing’s open day on Thursday 29 July.
17/06/2010 NHS West Sussex is calling for men to pay more attention to their health and take up the chance for a free check up as we mark Father’s Day.
04/06/2010 More than 3,500 Year 10 pupils from secondary schools across the county took part in the latest Lifestyle Survey of 14-15 year olds in West Sussex to reveal what their lives are really like.
24/02/2010 Many of you will be giving up chocolate or alcohol for Lent, but health experts in West Sussex are encouraging everyone to cut out fatty foods during Lent and look after your hearts as part of National Heart Month.
20/01/2010 Volunteer advisors who help and support people affected by a relative or friend’s misuse of alcohol or drugs have received achievement awards in recognition of their work throughout 2009.
20/01/2010 People in West Sussex have just over a week left to sign a manifesto looking at how drink-related problems should be tackled.
20/12/2009 Revellers going to Christmas and New Year parties are being reminded to avoid unsafe sex.
18/12/2009 A campaign to reduce high-risk binge drinking among 16-24 year olds has been launched in West Sussex. Called Your Choice, it aims to show young adults there are more rewarding alternatives to getting drunk.
10/12/2009 NHS West Sussex is reminding partygoers who plan to have a tipple or two during their Christmas and New Year celebrations to stay safe.
10/12/2009 The Chief Medical Officer’s guidance for parents, children and young people is based on the most comprehensive-ever review of the scientific evidence and follows an extensive public consultation.
30/11/2009 A group being launched this week will help people in Adur and Worthing who have been affected by drugs or alcohol to be able to play a key role in shaping services designed to help them.
20/10/2009 People in West Sussex are being urged to share their thoughts and concerns about alcohol as part of the Big Drink Debate.
01/10/2009 NHS West Sussex is supporting the Government’s Know Your Limits campaign as part of Alcohol Awareness Week this week.
17/04/2009 Many of us will be thinking about going home after a busy week, relaxing with a glass of wine, a pint of lager or maybe a vodka and coke; but not many of us know how many calories will be in that drink.
24/02/2009 Hundreds of young people will be coming face to face with the consequences of binge drinking this week.
23/02/2009 Young people in West Sussex are being encouraged to think responsibly about their sexual health as a new study is published today.
04/02/2009 Hundreds of teenagers will be exploring issues around physical activity and fitness when the Well.Fit. – Your health, your choice roadshow arrives at Durrington High School today, 4th February 2009.
21/01/2009 People across West Sussex needing advice and treatment for drug and alcohol misuse are now in line for more local services.
30/12/2008 Two in five drinkers (41%) are concerned about how much alcohol their friends and family put away, new research reveals today.
19/12/2008 West Sussex Primary Care Trust (PCT) is urging everyone to enjoy the festive season but stay safe.
19/12/2008 Drinking too much alcohol over Christmas and New Year can lead to an increase in the number of people having unsafe sex.
15/12/2008 West Sussex Primary Care Trust (PCT) is urging men and women this December to do exactly that, to think about how much actually is in your glass.
04/12/2008 Arun residents are being urged to make sure they get home safely to open their Christmas presents this festive period by not drinking excessively.
06/10/2008 Over 2,500 pupils from three Further Education Colleges recently took part in the new Lifestyle survey of 16 to 24-year-olds.
05/10/2008 West Sussex PCT’s Public Health campaign, Well.Fit. – Your health, your choice, featured at the recent Good Night Out event at The Angmering School.
25/09/2007 Over 5,000 pupils from 30 West Sussex schools recently took part in the new ‘lifestyle’ survey of 14-15 years old.