Category Archives: Physical Health

Childhood Obesity 2009/10

A new report from NHS Bristol reveals that 10.5% of Reception and 18.4% of Year 6 pupils in Bristol were measured as obese in 2009/10, a small increase over the previous year. Read the full report here:

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Bristol Local Authority Reports: ‘TellUs3’ & ‘TellUs4’ 2008 & 2009 School Based Surveys

‘TellUs3’ & ‘TellUs4’ are school based surveys completed by a representative sample of school aged children and Young People (C&YP) annually in England in years 6, 8 and 10. They ask about views regarding their local area and the five Every Child … Continue reading

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Physical Health

This is the first aim in the Be Healthy outcome. This section examines the physical health of Bristol children.

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Injuries to Children

Data for this section, along with some of the commentary, were provided by The Injury Prevention Manager at NHS Bristoli, ii, iii. This section looks at injuries to children due to all causes. Some injuries may be treated at an … Continue reading

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