"Only with better prevention can our NHS be sustainable for the long term", he said.
Prevention will be at the heart of the NHS long-term plan, and will use new approaches like predictive prevention, which will explore how digital technology can be used to offer individuals precise and targeted health advice.
As part of this, it will "encourage more people to make the most of their local pharmacy" and will push for "local pharmacies to play a strong role in helping people stay well in the community", it said in its document.
Hancock told the health conference that encouraging people to take "greater responsibility" for taking the strain off the NHS by cutting down how much they eat and drink.
Hancock wants to shift the balance by getting people to take more responsibility for their health.
"It's about people choosing to look after themselves better", he said.
It comes after last week's Budget, when Chancellor Philip Hammond promised an extra £20.5bn for the NHS over the next five years.
Hubble Telescope Sees A Smiling Face In Space
Using the telescope's Wide Field Camera 3 (WFC3), the Hubble could easily view distant galaxies at an impeccable resolution. Peering into the lives of other galaxies can shed light on how gas is transformed into giant stars through time and space.
Sterling bounce on Brexit deal optimism
Last week the Irish prime minister said Brexit was fraying relations between Ireland and Britain . "We are still some way off on the backstop", said one source.
But she also stressed that it is "not only hospitals that are feeling the strain and we urgently need greater investment in general practice - both extra funding and additional numbers of Global Positioning System and other healthcare professionals - before we can take on the responsibility of caring for and supporting even greater numbers of patients".
Matt Hancock said: "In the United Kingdom, we are spending £97 billion of public money on treating disease and only £8 billion preventing it across the UK".
"But Matt Hancock must realise his plans will start at a disadvantage as local authorities struggle with planned cuts to public health budgets of nearly four per cent per year until 2021".
"You don't have to be an economist to see those numbers don't stack up".
Health Secretary Matt Hancock delved on the topic in detail during his address to the annual meeting of the International Association of National Public Health Institutes today (5 November).
The shift towards prevention has also been praised by the Royal College of Nursing, which reiterated the call for serious investment at a local level.
Jonathan Ashworth MP, Labour's Shadow Health and Social Care Secretary, said: "The Tories have imposed swingeing cuts to public health services, slashing vital prevention support such as smoking cessation services, sexual health services, substance misuse services and obesity help".
It is believed that Wenger has been negotiating with the Serie A side for some weeks and talks have nearly reached a conclusion. Wenger departed the Gunners in June, after 22 years at the helm of the team.
This option might also be available for Americans living in other countries, though not all of those will be eligible to vote. DART will even offer free rides to polling locations for para-transit riders who call and schedule their ride in advance.
The remaining members believe the agreement is working as intended and is keeping Iran from obtaining nuclear weapons for now. Moreover, the European Union and the other world powers are making every effort to torpedo the American sanctions .
They published a story Sunday just as Kemp's office released its statement accusing Democrats of attempted hacking. A report from the Inspector General of DHS released in July 2017, concluded that allegations were unsubstantiated.
In November 2017, a similar incident occurred over the Black Sea when a Russian SU-30 crossed in front of a US P-8A Poseidon. Passengers reported turbulence during the first pass and vibrations from the second.
According to Star Tribune , the girl, who was accompanied by her biological parents, sobbed throughout her bail hearing. Kowalczyk said the sheriff's department got a call on Tuesday from a caretaker at a day care in the town of Wheaton.
In the time since, we've heard very little about what's going on with that project, but today we've got quite an update. The film will have a limited engagement starting December 12 and conclude on Christmas Eve, December 24, 2018.
The Vegan Hot Dog Cart : Buy one vegan hot dog and get another one free if you don your "I Voted" sticker. Potbelly Sandwich Shops are giving guests free cookies on Tuesday and Wednesday with any purchase.
They will need to defend the president against a swift shift by the Democrats to investigate many corners of the administration. Casting his ballot in Chicago, James Gerlock, 27, a Republican, said he wanted to see continued economic growth under Mr Trump.
The Star Tribune reported the girl appeared in court in handcuffs and was charged with first-degree intentional homicide. Ten-year-old Haylee Hickle and her 32-year-old mother, Sara Jo Schneider, from the Town of Lafayette, were also killed.
Even if Republicans do hold on in the Senate, a Democratic takeover of the House would be a pivotal moment in Trump's presidency. These voters also backed Republicans for the Senate in Wisconsin and Pennsylvania, allowing them to scrape to victory.
The Cliffsofmoher euthanased on track after Melbourne Cup
Online sports-betting sites crashed nationwide in the lead-up to the Melbourne Cup, the busiest betting event of the year. Before the race, The Cliffsofmoher was "sweating up", which can sometimes be an indication a horse is in distress.
Kevin Love to miss couple weeks due to surgery
Drew was named interim head coach of the Cavaliers on October 28 after Tyronn Lue was sacked following an 0-6 start to the season. Cleveland is trying to develop young players while staying competitive, but with Love out it's going to be even harder.
OnePlus 6T launched in India starting at Rs. 37999 for 6GB/128GB
OnePlus announced T-Mobile as its U.S. carrier partner , putting OnePlus 6T in more than 5,600 T-Mobile stores across the country. First , we all know that OnePlus phones are almost as good as flagship iPhones in every department but cost only half as much.
Michael Thomas' Celebration 'Brought a Tear' to Joe Horn's Eye
And while some lamented the decision, the man responsible for the original iconic celebration gave it his stamp of approval. Thomas then went to the goal post and lifted up the padding around the base of the post, where he had hidden a cell phone.
Buhari receives Prince Charles in Abuja
Prince Charles took over as the head of the Commonwealth of Nations last April, succeeding his mother, Queen Elizabeth II. The royals will conclude their tour a week before Charles celebrates his 70th birthday on Nov 14.
Jamal Murray: Celtics Know 'I Was Trying to Get 50'
A shot like that breaks one of basketball's few unwritten rules, and it "pissed off" C's star Kyrie Irving after the game . Still, this wasn't wasn't Irving's finest hour. "The ball deserves to go in the crowd after a b******* move like that".
Will the Utah Jazz Guard Suit Up Against the Nuggets?
Memphis went on an 8-1 run in the second quarter from the 9:38 mark to 7:57 (a 2:19 stretch) to get their first lead of the game. Utah led by as many as 12 in the second quarter before Memphis regrouped on the back of a trio of Mack three-pointers.
New Zealand fisherman's ocean rescue of toddler 'miraculous'
Ms Whyte, from Matamata, said that her son usually sleeps to 8am but was potentially woken earlier by the sounds of the waves. Malachi had pulled the zip up on their tent while they were sleeping and crawled out before going down to the beach.