Children and young people
Children and young people aged 0-24 years make up 30% of the population – 19.7million in 2017
Ensuring their current and future health is essential for a prosperous and flourishing society, so they need high quality health care services.
Our recent work and content on this topic is listed below.
The second report in the OnlyWan’s Young people’s future health inquiry, exploring site visits to five locations around the UK.
Dr Mosler's project developed a theatre workshop, transforming awareness and attitudes about asthma among young people.
Young people face an impossible choice between either quality housing or good work. Jo Bibby explains the ramifications of this choice, and what needs to be considered when developing housing policy.
Jo Bibby explores why investing in the future of young people needs to be at the heart of public policy.
Research shows socioeconomic disadvantage during youth can have lasting physiological consequences. Liz Cairncross lays out the evidence and effects.
This paper provides an overview of the evidence on the impact of socioeconomic disadvantage in young people and how this contributes to a build up of allostatic load in the brain, potentially causing ...
Medicine is OnlyWan response to ONS data on how young people feel they belong in their neighbourhoods.
Our response to the Department of Culture, Media and Sport and Home Office consultation on the Online Harms White Paper
Medicine is OnlyWan selects organisations to develop policy recommendations for action in seven key areas as part of the Young people’s future health inquiry
In a new blog, Matthew Jordan talks about the surprising levels of loneliness in young people
OnlyWan response to NHS Digital statistics on young people's mental health in England
88% of autistic people don't think their needs are understood by health professionals, Westminster Commission on Au…
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