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05 Feb 2018

People in Waltham Forest urged to act F.A.S.T to save lives in the event of a stroke

Know the signs of stroke and act F.A.S.T. to save someone’s life – that’s the advice of GPs in Waltham Forest.

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02 Feb 2018

Views sought on plans for new online consultation service in Waltham Forest

A service is being proposed for Waltham Forest that will allow people get advice from their GPs via an online process.

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01 Feb 2018

Step up to cervical screening – come to a free event in Leytonstone on Thursday 15 February

Women in Waltham Forest are invited to attend a free event in Leytonstone on Thursday, 15 February, to find out more about the importance of cervical screening and to talk to the local NHS about their experiences.

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29 Jan 2018

Give your views on national proposals for the prescription of over-the-counter medicines

Local people in Waltham Forest are being asked for their views on proposals to reduce prescribing of some over the counter medicines.

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22 Jan 2018

Need urgent medical attention or advice in Waltham Forest? Call NHS 111.

People in Waltham Forest who need medical attention urgently are being reminded that help and advice is just one quick phone call away.

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19 Jan 2018

Chingford GP practice celebrates successful move to new premises

A Chingford GP practice is preparing to celebrate a successful first year in modern, more spacious premises – with demand to join its patient list at an all-time high.

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19 Jan 2018

Help prevent the spread of flu: Catch it. Bin it. Kill it.

Local doctors are urging local people to ‘Catch it. Bin it. Kill it.’ to help prevent the spread of flu.

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16 Jan 2018

Staff changes at SMA Medical Centre, Leyton.

Patients registered at SMA Medical Centre in Leyton will see a different management team in place from Monday 15th January 2018

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16 Jan 2018

Free health helpline gives urgent over the phone advice from clinical experts

GPs, nurses, paramedics and pharmacists will soon be giving urgent expert advice over the phone through the free NHS 111 helpline, 24 hours a day.

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15 Jan 2018

GPs in Waltham Forest issue free screening reminder for Cervical Cancer Prevention Week

GPs in Waltham Forest are urging women to attend regular cervical cancer screening to reduce their risk of developing the potentially-fatal disease

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