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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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23 Nov 2015

New research shows 15% of GPs in Waltham Forest may soon leave job

The figures are lower than national estimates, which show that 34% of all GPs in the UK are planning to leave their job by 2020.

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20 Nov 2015

Improving mental health services in Waltham Forest

In Waltham Forest we believe that there is no health without mental health, and we are heavily focused on improving parity of esteem.

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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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10 Nov 2015

Use antibiotics only as directed by your GP

Antibiotics are essential for treating bacterial infections. However if they are not used properly they may not actually work to fight the bacterial infections that make us ill.

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06 Nov 2015

Improving end of life care in Waltham Forest

We would like to hear your feedback on how we can improve services for people at the end of their lives.

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06 Nov 2015

Start the day with a healthy breakfast and lower your chances of developing diabetes

One of the ways Waltham Forest residents can help prevent themselves developing type 2 diabetes is swapping their breakfast to a healthy, low sugar and fibre rich breakfast every morning.

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27 Oct 2015

Anthony and Elizabeth model new type of care

Anthony and Elizabeth are two local people who want to tell others about their experiences of how health and social care is being delivered in Waltham Forest.

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