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Let’s talk about weight in children guideline


This summary relates to families of 4–12-year-old children and young people, covering how to discuss weight, and support positive lifestyle changes.


Let’s talk about weight guideline


Support your patients to manage their weight by initiating a conversation. This is a step-by-step guide to brief interventions with adults.

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NICE smoking cessation guideline


This summary covers recommendations on encouraging smoking cessation, engaging with people who smoke, and training to support stop smoking services.

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NICE healthcare-associated infections guideline


A summary of NICE guidance on preventing healthcare-associated infections with key points on hand decontamination and use of personal protective equipment

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NICE guideline: medicines management in the community


This useful summary covers the assessment of medicines support needs, cooperation between health and social care.

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