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13 Jul 2018

FreeStyle Libre® Flash Glucose monitoring system

FreeStyle Libre® Flash Glucose monitoring system has now been agreed in Waltham Forest and we are currently working on an implementation plan for prescribing the sensors.

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15 Mar 2017

Waltham Forest nurses lead the way with diabetes care

Practice nurses and healthcare assistants in Waltham Forest are now implementing nine core care processes to promote best practice in diabetes care.

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14 Nov 2016

Making the most of your antibiotics

GPs in Waltham Forest are reminding people to only use antibiotics that have been prescribed for them, and that antibiotics will not work for most coughs, colds, and sore throats.

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07 Nov 2016

Protect yourself with a free flu vaccine

More than an estimated third of Waltham Forest residents are eligible for a free flu vaccine available from GPs and pharmacies.

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13 May 2016

The future of local NHS services – more time to have your say and get involved

Local people are being given more time to give their views on a proposed £100m investment across three boroughs in north-east London.

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03 Feb 2016

Are you attending your cancer screenings?

This World Cancer Day, on 4 February, GPs in Waltham Forest are encouraging local residents to look out for the signs and symptoms of cancer and attend cancer screenings.

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30 Nov 2015

Events to help Waltham Forest residents manage diabetes or their respiratory condition

Do you have diabetes or a respiratory condition like asthma or Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)?

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17 Nov 2015

Take control of your health

GPs in Waltham Forest are encouraging local people to take control of their health this winter.

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17 Nov 2015

Help to end violence against women

Waltham Forest Clinical Commissioning Group is supporting the White Ribbon Campaign, which is men working to end men's violence against women.

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13 Nov 2015

Waltham Forest residents urged to protect against the winter flu

NHS Waltham Forest Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) and Waltham Forest Council are urging people at the greatest risk if they catch the flu to ensure they have their free flu jab.

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