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14 Oct 2015

Caring students from Leyton Sixth Form College recognised with an award

Local students have been recognised for their work caring for some of the borough’s most vulnerable people and helping to shape health services in Waltham Forest.

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07 Oct 2015

Get your head around mental health day

NHS Waltham Forest Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) wants to remind residents that there is support available for people struggling with mental health problems, when they need it.

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06 Oct 2015

Be breast aware this month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, raising awareness of breast cancer, which is one of the most common cancers in the UK. Every year 55,000 people are diagnosed with the disease in the UK. Caught early it can be treated.

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25 Sep 2015

Know your numbers this world heart day

Local GPs from Waltham Forest are encouraging residents to know their blood pressure and their cholesterol levels this Heart Awareness Day on 29 September 2015.

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14 Sep 2015

Transforming Services Together

The Transforming Services Together programme has produced an information leaflet to describe its work and ambitions, in the context of the NHS in east London.

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28 Aug 2015

Choose well this Bank Holiday weekend

GPs in Waltham Forest are asking local people to make sure they know where to go in order to get the right care in the right place

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27 Aug 2015

Spring and summer opening times

Bank holiday pharmacy opening hours

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25 Aug 2015

Get the best possible treatment by choosing to share part of your GP medical record

Waltham Forest CCG is upgrading IT systems so local health and social care professionals can share patient information if they need to, and if patients give their consent. This includes GPs, and hospital, community and social care staff.

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20 Aug 2015

Low uptake of shingles vaccination among London’s over 70s

GPs from NHS Waltham Forest Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) are encouraging people who are 70, 78 and 79 years of age to take up the offer of a free shingles vaccine.

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18 Aug 2015

Local NHS calls annual general meeting

NHS Waltham Forest Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is inviting members of the public and stakeholders to attend its annual general meeting on Thursday 10 September from 5.15pm at Walthamstow Assembly Hall, Forest Road, E17 6HE.

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