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Date: 03 August 2020
Local doctors in Redbridge are calling on people to plan ahead this Ramadan to stay healthy and ensure they can continue to take any prescribed medication safely.
This Mental Health Awareness Week 16-22 May Redbridge CCG have launched a new campaign that aims to encourage more people to use free and confidential NHS talking therapies to feel better if they are struggling to cope.
Newham Tower Hamlets and Waltham Forest CCGs are working in partnership with Barts Health NHS Trust to transform health services in East London. As some people in Redbridge use services provided by Barts Health Redbridge CCG are involved in the programme and are helping to shape the plans.
GPs in Redbridge are encouraging local people to talk more openly about death dying and bereavement.
Local doctors are urging people to ensure they and their children receive the MMR vaccine as there has been a sharp increase in the number of measles cases across London in recent months.
Local GPs are calling on people to choose the right health service to avoid long waits during the planned junior doctors' strikes.
The earlier bowel cancer is caught the more effectively it can be treated. Screening is free can be done in the privacy of your home and could save your life.
The new intermediate care ward at King George Hospital is proving popular with local people.
Spearpoint Surgery is now closed and all patients must register with a new GP.
This Easter local doctors are asking people in Redbridge to be aware of the full range of health services available as well as reminding them that the first port of call might not always be A&E.
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