The Nation's Hidden Health Threat

Physical inactivity is now a major cause of ill health in the UK, equivalent to smoking and alcohol abuse, it is also a much larger health threat than obesity and directly contributes to 1 in 6 deaths. Read the supporting evidence in our news release.

Support our campaign for public health on social media #HiddenHealthThreat


Eight essential public health priorities for the next Government - Making the Physically Active Choice


A fresh approach to healthcare and the prevention of illness on our Publications Page


Our joint annual Sport and Exercise Medicine conference with the British Association of Sport and Exercise Medicine (BASEM) will be held this year in Cardiff 12 and 13 November click here for further details #hearthedragonroar

Training and Assessment

Ultrasound Clinical Assessment is now available to our members click here for more details

Other useful links -  Exercise for Life Booklet, Student Exercise Prescription Booklet, Appraisal & Revalidation, BASEM

  • NICE Publish New Physical Activity Quality Standard

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    30 March
  • The Nation's Hidden Health Threat

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    30 March
  • Health Committee report puts emphasis on physical activity regardless of weight

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    26 March