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Help Eliminate Hepatitis Says PHA

Help eliminate hepatitis On World Hepatitis Day (28 July) the Public Health Agency is supporting the World Hepatitis Alliance campaign message to eliminate hepatitis. In May 2016, the World Health Assembly endorsed the Global Health Sector Strategy (GHSS) on viral hepatitis 2016–2021. This calls for the elimination of viral hepatitis…

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PHA Issue Drug Advice to People in County Down

The Public Health Agency (PHA) is using its early warning system to raise awareness of the risks of drug misuse in light of recent reports and local concerns regarding incidents which may be related to drug misuse. Owen O’Neill, Health Improvement and Social Wellbeing Manager with the PHA said: “You…

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