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.
While a combination of genomics and artificial intelligence had the potential to transform preventative medicine, he said it also was up to individuals to take greater responsibility for their own health.
"Community pharmacies are ideally placed to help people to stay healthy and avoid visits to hospital - and look forward to working with the government to make this shared vision a reality".
Mr Hancock added the "numbers don't stack up" when it comes to spending on prevention as opposed to treatment.
In a keynote speech in London, he promised a greater proportion of the £20 billion a year increase for the NHS in England announced by Prime Minister Theresa May would go to primary and community care.
At present, some £97 billion is spent on treating disease but only £8 billion on prevention.
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".
The document also talks of adopting new approaches like predictive prevention which uses digital technology to provide precise and targeted health advice to individuals.
Helen Donovan, from the Royal College of Nursing, welcomed the plans but said they needed to be backed up with serious investments.
"Over the course of our lives, our first and most frequent interactions with health and social care services are likely to be with our GP, school nurse, dentist, local pharmacist, social worker, health visitor or midwife", the DH said.
"We have to back this commitment with real action and properly fund and staff these important services", he urged.
However, "after continued pressure on local authority budgets and cuts to public health services, this vision will need to be matched by appropriate investment", she said.
Labour MP Jonathan Ashworth said while the plans are "laudable", they follow "years of cuts and failed privatisation".
After a attractive bridal shower, which was hosted by Priyanka's closest buddies in NY , it's time for the bachelorette party. The two got engaged in August in a traditional Roka ceremony at her residence in Mumbai .
He also said that RBI giving "extraordinary dividend" to the government would lead to an "inflationary situation". Argentina is before the International Monetary Fund for a $50-billion bailout, he said.
The Lion Air investigation comes after Indonesia's government ordered an inspection of all Boeing 737 Max 8 planes in the country. Civil aviation authorities in the United States and Europe were also being consulted for their help in the probe, he added.
The 6T also comes with Android 9.0 Pie and Oxygen OS, as well as being powered by an octa-core 2.8GHz Snapdragon 845 . I've made a concerted effort recently to use OnePlus' gestures on my OP6 and I've found it's really not all that bad.
Bill Nelson versus Republican Rick Scott in Florida - indicates that Democrats do have a small chance of taking the Senate . Nate Silver's FiveThirtyEight gives Democrats an 87.8 percent chance of capturing control of the House as of this writing.
Thanks to the systems and protocols established by Secretary of State Brian Kemp , no personal information was breached. Her husband Lance Whatley, a 29-year-old software engineer, was leaning toward voting for Kemp as he waited.
Police said four children and an adult, who were questioned pointed accusing fingers at the 10-year-old girl. The victims were among seven children and five adults who were working in the ditches along the roadway.
This was to pay homage to former New Orleans Wide Receiver Joe Horn who also did that celebration in the 2000s. Thomas went on to reveal he had phones at both goalposts, planning for all possibilities.
If you run into any problems at your polling place on Election Day, keep in mind that California's laws generally favor voters. Email or fax voting via the UOCAVA is available in 25 USA states but you must have already registered in advance to do so.
He reiterated his position during a visit to Slovakia on Tuesday afternoon, telling journalists: "We're not there yet. The Prime Minister's top MPs will meet again before any withdrawal agreement is made.
Meanwhile, "Nobody Does It Better" itself is a fan favourite unreleased song which was played live during her "Dangerous Woman" era.
How Sheikh Mohammed finally lived his Melbourne Cup dream
Yucatan, who finished 11th, pulled up lame in a near foreleg - a minor injury - but was also not in any further danger. The race was tinged with sadness however with The Cliffsofmoher breaking down towards the end of the opening straight.
Senators players caught on tape ripping team, coaches
It wasn't clear if Wideman was talking about the Golden Knights or the Coyotes, who both topped Ottawa during its West Coast trip. Wideman asked. "He just commentates what's happening". "So why do we even have a meeting?" he says in the clip.
Ted Cruz Meets Triumph the Insult Comic Dog, Gets Roasted
Ted Cruz , said he doesn't understand why anyone would be angry with asylum seekers "doing what any human being would do". He offers to coach some Latinx voters in the O'Rourke crowd on how to pass as white so they won't have a problem voting .
Deadpool 2 to be re-released as a PG-13 Christmas classic
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. With that said, the decision to pull the trigger on a PG-13 Deadpool 2 didn't come lightly to star Ryan Reynolds .
Go vote, then get some free food, drinks
Easton's Bank Street Creamery , 15 S Bank St., is offering a free scoop of ice cream to anyone who has his or her "vote" sticker. According to Fortune , about four in 10 eligible Americans vote in midterms , compared to six in 10 for presidential elections.