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02 Sep 2013

Contribute your views on our mental health strategy

etter Mental Health in Waltham Forest: tell us what you think.

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22 Aug 2013

Know your NHS options this bank holiday

The NHS 111 24/7 telephone service, many pharmacies, GPs out of hours services and walk-in services will be working over the long weekend to help people access the most appropriate care – which is not always A&E.

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02 Dec 2012

Stay healthy during Ramadan

The local NHS is urging Muslims in Waltham Forest to seek advice about fasting during Ramadan if they suffer from chronic illness, are pregnant or taking medication.

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26 Nov 2012

Winter vomiting bug

Hospitals in our area are reporting more cases of the winter vomiting bug, ‘norovirus’, this year than is normal for this time of year.

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29 Jun 2012

Happy birthday! Now get your jabs

GPs in Waltham Forest are sending birthday cards to new born babies and youngsters with an invitation, and a reminder, to make sure that their immunisations are up to date.

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29 May 2012

Dont just go to Accident and Emergency this bank holiday

With the extra long Bank Holiday weekend approaching fast, many of us are looking forward to taking it easy and celebrating the Queen’s Jubilee with a four day weekend. For others, a Bank Holiday is never a restful time.

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08 May 2012

Coughing for three weeks? Get it checked out by your GP

People living in Waltham Forest who have had a cough for three weeks or more should go to see their GP.

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