Smokers across the borough are being urged to stub out the habit next month as part of Stoptober – the national 28 day campaign to help people quit smoking.
Local people will now be able to work with their local pharmacy to come up with personalised plans that will help them to better manage their health and wellbeing.
Local doctors are asking Newham residents 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.
NHS Newham Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), the organisation responsible for planning and buying most local health services, is inviting local people to attend its annual public meeting.
NHS Newham Clinical Commissioning Group, in conjunction with Newham Council, is urging residents to ensure they and their families are protected against measles by having the MMR vaccination.