HIV Week Saturday 17th November
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Travel vaccinations are available at the practice.
Please leave at least 8 weeks before you travel. To allow time for your vacinations to fully cover you.
Keep being sick or running to the toilet?
Feeling ill? You probably have Norovirus, the winter vomiting or a diarrhoea bug. It will run its course in a day or two.
Stay at home and follow this advice: -Drink small amounts of water regularly, take paracetamol to ease any fevers or aches, eat if you can, but don’t worry if you can’t, wash your hands frequently.
DON’T IMMEDIATELY GO TO YOUR
DOCTOR’S OR TO A&E.*
*If your symptoms continue for longer than 48 hours, or you have another serious illness, you should call your pharmacy or doctor for further advice.
Accessible Information Standard
We want to get better at communicating with our patients. We want to make sure you can read and understand the information we send you. If you find it hard to read our letters or if you need someone to support you at appointments, please let us know. We want to know if you need information Braille, large print or easy ready. We want to know if you need a British Sign Language interpreter or advocate. We want to know if we can support you to lip read or use a hearing aid or communication tool. Please tell to receptionist when you are next in contact with the practice. Please follow the link below for more information.
Bowel Cancer Screening Programme
Bowel cancer is the fourth most common cancer in the UK. If its detected at an early stage, before symptoms appear, it is easier to treat and there's a better chance of surviving it. For information please follow the link below to the Bowel Cancer Screening Website.
If you are a military veteran, please kindly inform the surgery. If you have family or friends registered at this surgery who are military veterans and do not access this website, could you please ask them to ring the surgery and register their status of military veteran. Further information about healthcare for veterans can be found by clicking on the link below to the Military Healthcare.