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The report looks at the health of the nation. It focuses on the second year of the COVID-19 pandemic and looks at the challenges that lie ahead.

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First published:
17 June 2022
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Restoring our health: Chief Medical Officer for Wales annual report June 2022 , file type: PDF, file size: 4 MB

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The report is made up of 4 chapters focusing on:

  • the effect of climate change on public health
  • our ageing population
  • the effects of the pandemic on the most deprived areas' mortality rates and life expectancy
  • the effect of the pandemic on our health and social care system, lessons learned and new ways of working