GPs in Newham are encouraging residents not to ignore symptoms and to tell their doctor if they notice themselves getting out of breath doing things they used to be able to do, or if they’ve had a persistent cough for three weeks or more.
Newham is one of the top places in London for people taking up the opportunity of having a free NHS Health Check.
On 9/10 July 2016, Newham CCG attended the Mayor’s Newham Show to talk to local residents about their health services and how the CCG is working on their behalf to commission high quality services.
Newham residents are being urged to stay cool, hydrated and to check on vulnerable neighbours during the extreme hot weather predicted this week.
GPs are encouraging local people to get moving, improve their health, have fun and discover their local area by taking part in the Beat the Street challenge.