Knowledge Services Bulletin - New Online Reports - December 2013

The following list is a selection of new online reports added to the Knowledge Services catalogue. These reports are only available online.

Choose a category:

Alcohol

Children and Young People

Community Development 

Drug Misuse

Environmental Health

Health Inequalities

Nutrition 

Obesity

Older People

Physical Activity

Pregnancy

Public Health

Research and Evaluation

Sexuality


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Alcohol

Beeston C, Reid G, Robinson M et al.  Monitoring and Evaluating Scotland’s Alcohol Strategy.Third Annual Report.  December 2013.Edinburgh: NHS Health Scotland
http://www.healthscotland.com/documents/22621.aspx

Robinson M, Shipton D, Walsh D et al.  Monitoring and Evaluating Scotland’s Alcohol Strategy: A comparison of alcohol sales and alcohol-related mortality in Scotland and Northern England.  December 2013.  NHS Health Scotland
http://www.healthscotland.com/documents/22520.aspx

Laura Brown, RuthBreslin.   Cycles of harm: Problematic alcohol use amongst women involved in prostitution.  November 2013.  Alcohol Research UK
http://alcoholresearchuk.org/2013/11/06/cycles-of-harm-problematic-alcohol-use-amongst-women-involved-in-prostitution/

Hope, A., Curran, J., Bell, G. & Platts, A.  Unrecognised and under-reported: the impact of alcohol on people other than the drinker in Scotland. November 2013. Glasgow, Scotland: Alcohol Focus Scotland.
www.alcohol-focus-scotland.org.uk

Jonathan Birdwell, Ian Wybron, Emma Vandore.  Sobering up.  November 2013.  DEMOS
http://www.demos.co.uk/publications/soberingup

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Children and Young People

Vivian Barnekow, BjarneBruun Jensen, Candace Currie et al.  Improving the lives of children and young people: case studies from Europe. Volume 1. Early years.  November 2013.  WHO
http://www.euro.who.int/en/publications/abstracts/improving-the-lives-of-children-and-young-people-case-studies-from-europe.-volume-1.-early-years

Vivian Barnekow, BjarneBruun Jensen, Candace Currie et al.  Improving the lives of children and young people: case studies from Europe. Volume 2. Childhood. November 2013.WHO
http://www.euro.who.int/en/publications/abstracts/improving-the-lives-of-children-and-young-people-case-studies-from-europe.-volume-2.-childhood

Vivian Barnekow, BjarneBruun Jensen, Candace Currie et al.  Improving the lives of children and young people: case studies from Europe. Volume 3. School. November 2013.WHO
http://www.euro.who.int/en/publications/abstracts/improving-the-lives-of-children-and-young-people-case-studies-from-europe.-volume-3.-school

Action for Children.  The Red Book 2013: Children under pressure.  November 2013.Action for Children
http://www.actionforchildren.org.uk/policy-research/policy-priorities/holding-governments-to-account-the-red-book/red-book-2013

Sam Royston, Larissa Pople. Through young eyes: The children's commission on poverty. October 2013.  The Children’s Society                                                                                              
http://www.childrenssociety.org.uk/news-views/press-release/commission-reveals-huge-number-poor-children-live-cold-damp-homes.

Graeme Cooke.  No more NEETs: a plan for all young people to be learning or earning.  November 2013.  IPPR                                                                                                                
http://www.ippr.org/publication/55/11516/no-more-neets-a-plan-for-all-young-people-to-be-learning-or-earning

Jim McCormick.  A review of devolved approaches to child poverty.  October 2013.  Joseph Rowntree Foundation.                                                                                      
http://www.jrf.org.uk/publications/devolved-approaches-child-poverty

Office for National Statistics.  Young People Not in Education, Employment or Training (NEET), November 2013.  November 2013. ONS
http://www.ons.gov.uk/ons/rel/lms/young-people-not-in-education--employment-or-training--neets-/november-2013/statistical-bulletin.html

Ofsted.  Pupils missing out on education.  November 2013.  Ofsted
http://www.ofsted.gov.uk/resources/pupils-missing-out-education

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Community Development

Tracey Robbins and Susan Allen.  Loneliness resource pack. November 2013.  Joseph Rowntree Foundation.
http://www.jrf.org.uk/publications/loneliness-resource-pack

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Drug Misuse

Drug Strategy Annual Review:  Delivering within a New Landscape.  December 2013.  HM Government
https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/drug-strategy-annual-review-2012-to-2013

Drug Strategy 2010 Evaluation Framework – evaluating costs and benefits.  December 2013.  HM Government
https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/drug-strategy-annual-review-2012-to-2013

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Environmental Health

Dr Rachel Davey, Dr Jennifer Mindell, Miss Lucy Saunders.  Built environment & physical activity: A briefing statement.  December 2013.  Faculty of Public Health
http://www.fph.org.uk/uploads/briefing%20statement%20-%20built%20environment%20and%20physical%20activity.pdf

Peter Neal.  Rethinking parks: exploring new business models for parks in the 21 century.  November 2013.  Nesta
http://www.nesta.org.uk/home1/assets/features/rethinking_parks_exploring_new_business_models_for_parks_in_the_21st_century

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 Health Inequalities

Tom MacInnes, Hannah Aldridge, Sabrina Bushe et al.  Monitoring poverty and social exclusion.  8 December 2013.  Joseph Rowntree Foundation
http://www.jrf.org.uk/publications/monitoring-poverty-and-social-exclusion-2013

Jonathan Derbyshire.  Poverty in the UK: can it be eradicated.  2013.  Prospect Publishing
http://www.prospectmagazine.co.uk/magazine/free-download-poverty-in-the-uk/#.Uo4jKNKSI-l

Kayte Lawton, Spencer Thompson.  Tackling in-work poverty by supporting dual-earning families.  November 2013. Joseph Rowntree Foundation
http://www.jrf.org.uk/publications/tackling-poverty-supporting-earning-families

Matt Barnes, Chris Lord.  Poverty, economic status and skills: what are the links?  November 2013. Joseph Rowntree Foundation
http://www.jrf.org.uk/publications/poverty-economic-status-and-skills

Jim McCormick.  A review of devolved approaches to child poverty.  31 October 2013.  Joseph Rowntree Foundation
http://www.jrf.org.uk/publications/devolved-approaches-child-poverty

Kath Roberts, Nick Cavill, Caroline Hancock.  Social and economic inequalities in diet and physical activity.  November 2013.  Public Health England
https://www.gov.uk/government/news/new-briefing-paper-explores-inequalities-in-diet-and-physical-activity

MAXED OUT: Serious personal debt in Britain. A policy report by the CSJ Working Group.  November 2013.  The Centre for Social Justice
http://www.centreforsocialjustice.org.uk/publications/maxed-out

Annette Hastings, Nick Bailey, Kirsten Besemer et al.  Coping with the cuts? Local government and poorer communities.  28 November 2013. Joseph Rowntree Foundation
http://www.jrf.org.uk/publications/coping-with-cuts

Chris Brown, Dominic Harrison.  Governance for health equity in the WHO European Region.  2013.  WHO
http://www.euro.who.int/en/publications/abstracts/governance-for-health-equity-in-the-who-european-region

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Nutrition

Food marketing to children: A position statement.  December 2013.  Faculty of Public Health
http://www.fph.org.uk/uploads/Position%20statement%20-%20food%20marketing%20to%20children.pdf

A duty on sugar sweetened beverages: A position statement. December 2013.  Faculty of Public Health
http://www.fph.org.uk/uploads/Position%20statement%20-%20SSBs.pdf

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Obesity

Obesity: Position statement.  December 2013.  Faculty of Public Health
http://www.fph.org.uk/uploads/Position%20statement%20-%20obesity.pdf

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Older People

Imogen Blood.  A better life: valuing our later years.  9 December 2013.  Joseph Rowntree Foundation
http://www.jrf.org.uk/publications/better-life-valuing-our-later-years

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Physical Activity

Transport & Health: A Position statement.  December 2013.  Faculty of Public Health
http://www.fph.org.uk/uploads/Position%20statement%20Transport%20and%20health.pdf

Transport & Health: Briefing statement.  December 2013.  Faculty of Public Health
http://www.fph.org.uk/uploads/briefing%20statement%20transport%20V2.pdf

Public Health England.  Obesity and the environment: increasing physical activity and active travel.  November 2013. Public Health England
https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/obesity-and-the-environment-briefing-increasing-physical-activity-and-active-travel

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Pregnancy

M. Suphi, R. Bishop, A. Miller.  Pre-test of antenatal access HEAT target marketing materials.  October 2013.  NHS health Scotland
http://www.healthscotland.com/documents/22342.aspx

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Public Health

David Buck, Sarah Gregory.  Improving the public's health: A resource for local authorities.12th December 2013.  King’s Fund
http://www.kingsfund.org.uk/publications/improving-publics-health

Improving the public's health infographics.  December 2013.  King’s Fund
http://www.kingsfund.org.uk/audio-video/improving-publics-health-infographics

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Research and Evaluation

Kate Smith and Lucinda Platt.  How do children answer questions about frequencies and quantities? Evidence from a large-scale field test.  December 2013.Centre for Longitudinal Studies
http://www.cls.ioe.ac.uk/news.aspx?itemid=2816&itemTitle=How+can+we+ensure+the+accuracy+of+children%E2%80%99s+survey+responses%3F&sitesectionid=27&sitesectiontitle=News

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Sexuality

Life in Scotland for LGBT Young People: Health Report.  September 2013.  LGBT Youth Scotland
https://www.lgbtyouth.org.uk/news/Health-Report-Launched

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