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Newham News and Press Releases
Views sought on proposals to stop routinely prescribing some items

Local people are being encouraged to give their views on national proposed guidance that suggests some items should not be routinely prescribed by GPs.

21 August 2017
Know where to go for local healthcare services this bank holiday weekend

GPs in Newham are urging people to help the NHS by using local healthcare services wisely over the summer bank holiday weekend.

18 August 2017
Newham tops the charts for take up of free NHS health checks

​​Newham is the best place in the country for people taking up the chance of having a free NHS Health Check, official figures have revealed.​

01 August 2017
Have your say on five year health and wellbeing strategy for Newham

Residents are being invited to have their say on a five year strategy by Newham Council and NHS Newham Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) to help improve the health and wellbeing of people across the borough.

03 July 2017
Hot weather health advice

The Met Office has issued a Level 3 Alert today (19 June 2017) advising that there is a 90% probability of heatwave conditions in London between 9am today and 9am on Thursday 22 June.

19 June 2017
Local residents get active at the Festival of Football

Over 50 residents from across east London donned their free football kits and took to the field as part of a walking football tournament at Lovefootball’s Festival of Football at Hackney Marshes.

15 June 2017
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