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How to Look After my Kidneys

What is CKD? How can I live well with CKD? How will I be cared for? Hear about these topics, and ask questions to our kidney specialist team (no need to register in advance): To find the link to the webinars, visit the North Central London website: 2024 Dates21 May 5-6pm18 June 12.30 -1.30pm16 July

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Dementia Support Resources in Haringey

If you or someone you know is seeking support and resources related to dementia in Haringey, here are some valuable links: These resources aim to provide assistance, guidance, and community for individuals and families navigating dementia in Haringey. Remember, you’re not alone, and there are support networks available to help you every step of the

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Highgate Group Practice Hosts Successful Dementia Coffee Event

Highgate Group Practice, known for its commitment to being a “Dementia Friendly Practice,” recently organized its inaugural coffee event aimed at bringing together support groups for dementia patients and their families and caregivers. The event, held on Friday, March 8th, 2024, was organized by our dedicated Social Prescriber and esteemed Admin Team. It aimed to

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Think pharmacy first

Going to your local pharmacy offers an easy and convenient way to get clinical advice on minor health concerns, and now community pharmacies can offer treatment for seven common conditions without patients needing to see a GP.

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HC2 certificates-people seeking asylum

NHS England has released new guidance on supporting HC2 application for people seeking asylum. The guidance is aimed at professionals supporting asylum seekers around access to healthcare and prescriptions, and outlines the process for completing HC1 forms and receiving a HC2 certificate. A HC2 certificate entitles individuals to free NHS prescriptions, dental treatment, wigs and

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Digital Inclusion Service

Bridging the health inequality gap in Haringey What is digital inclusion? Digital Inclusion involves helping people access and use information and communication technologies. This new service has been set up to increase digital inclusion for patients attempting to access health services in Haringey. When will the service launch and where will it be?Service launch: February

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Combat Damp and Mould for a Healthier Home and Life

Living in a damp and mouldy environment can have serious consequences on your health, particularly for vulnerable individuals like children, older adults, and those with weakened immune systems. The impact goes beyond just physical health, extending to mental well-being, potentially leading to anxiety and depression.

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NHS winter flu and covid vaccine

The adult covid and flu vaccination programmes had been due to start in October to maximise protection over the winter months, but now those most at risk including adult care home residents will be vaccinated from 11 September.

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MMR and Measles

Measles is an infection that spreads very easily and can cause serious problems in some people. Having the MMR vaccine is the best way to prevent it.

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Better Health: Every Mind Matters

Looking after your mental health. There are little things we can all do to help look after our mental health. Having good mental health helps us relax more, achieve more and enjoy our lives more.

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Help us help you — Just think 111 first

When you think you need A&E, contact NHS 111 by phone or online. NHS 111 is free and is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. You answer questions about your symptoms on the website, or by speaking to a fully trained adviser on the phone.

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COVID-19 Spring Vaccination Programme

In February, the Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI) advised a spring dose of the COVID-19 vaccine as a precaution to those at extremely high risk, most of whom received their first booster around 6 months ago.

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Do we have your up to date mobile number?

Register for the Text Reminder Service You can now register to receive information by text message on your phone regarding appointments and health care.  To register for this service please complete our communication consent form. No identification is required for this service. If more than one person shares the use of the mobile phone number given

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