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Acton 1950

[Report of the Medical Officer of Health for Acton]

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PERSONS TREATED WITH DIRTY HEADS.

MonthCentralN.E.N.W.S.E.s.w.s.w.E.Factory Workers,TotalNo. of Families
January1121385
February1433119
March122166
April1122
May11512105
June1782
July219125
August1233
September332196
October411173
November1785
December111
TOTALS1381112321268552
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PERSONS TREATED FOR BODY LICE.

MonthCentralN.E.N.W.S.E.S.W.S.W.E.Factory Worker-TotalNo. of Families
March111
October111
TOTALS222
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Premature Infants.
The total number of premature births notified during 1950 was
55. 3 of these were born at home and 52 in hospital. Of those
born at home, 2 were nursed entirely at home and survived and 1
weighing only 1 lb. 10 ozs., was transferred to Hospital and died on
the 9th day.
HOUSING
I am indebted to the Borough Engineer for the following information,
showing the progress made since the end of the war.
Temporary Prefabricated Dwellings.
Completed and occupied 31 . 12 . 50 250


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