Wales launches health promotion strategyBMJ 2000; 320 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.320.7240.958/a (Published 08 April 2000) Cite this as: BMJ 2000;320:958
- Roger Dobson
A 30 point strategy for health promotion in Wales has been launched by the Welsh assembly.
Its launch comes amid concern about health problems and inequalities in the principality. There have been warnings that health in Wales remains poor compared with England and that the rates of adult smoking and drinking are increasing. There has also been a deterioration against the health targets set for low birth weight, back pain, arthritis, and dental …