"Just" the flu?
Each year the flu kills on average 11,000 people and hospitalises thousands more. There’s no “just” about it.
21 Sep 2020
Asthma is the most common long-term medical condition affecting children and young people with one in 10 affected by the condition in London – that means that 240,000 children and young people have asthma.
11 Sep 2020
World Suicide Prevention Day: 10 September 2020
Every year on the 10 September, the International Association for Suicide Prevention (IASP) marks a special day to raise awareness of suicide and suicide prevention.
09 Sep 2020
Vaccines are Vital
Vaccines are vital. We all know it, but it’s easy to forget, easy to put off and easy to miss out on life saving vaccines if we don’t stand up and take action. When you take your loved ones to get vaccinated, you are not only providing lifesaving protection to them, you are also contributing to greater protection for your entire community.
28 Aug 2020
Newham, Tower Hamlets and Waltham Forest Clinical Commissioning Groups’ (WEL CCGs) 2020 joint annual general meeting
The joint meeting is open to the public and will reflect on WEL CCGs’ challenges and achievements during 2019/20 and the priorities for the coming year.
28 Aug 2020
The future of health and care for the people of north east London
An overview of how we are changing the way we work across north east London (NEL) to improve the health of our communities
25 Aug 2020
The NHS in Newham is still here for you this August Bank Holiday
While GP surgeries will be closed this bank holiday Monday (31 August), you can still see a GP through our GP extended access service, get advice from NHS 111 or visit a pharmacist
24 Aug 2020
Two in five in north east London concerned about being a burden to their GP during lockdown
People in Newham are being urged to contact their GP if they have any concerns about their health and to attend any appointments they are invited to, whether that be for immunisations, blood tests or consultations with a GP or nurse
20 Aug 2020
NHS Test and Trace app rolled out to Newham residents
The latest statistics from the tenth week of NHS Test and Trace operation show the service is consistently reaching the majority of those testing positive and their contacts, and has reached more than a quarter of a million people since the service launched
17 Aug 2020
In response to Covid-19, Public Health England has launched a major new adult health campaign to support people on their weight loss journey
11 Aug 2020
NHS Test and Trace - Let's Get Back
Coronavirus is still in circulation and a threat to our communities
07 Aug 2020