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There is a wealth of information on the NHS Choices website about healthy living for everyone. We can help you in a varierty of ways.

 

Losing Weight

Your GP can help you to achieve a healthy weight and enjoy the health benefits that it will bring. Being overweight can seriously affect your health. If you’re overweight, you’re more likely to develop health problems such as heart disease, a stroke and type 2 diabetes.
 
Most overweight people are overweight because they consume more energy than they use through physical activity. This means that the best way to lose weight is to make achievable, long-lasting changes to your eating and physical activity habits.
 
If you’ve tried changing your diet and physical activity habits but are finding it difficult to lose weight, a trip to your GP could help.
 
Quitting Smoking
We are delighted to help people who have decided to quit smoking. About 40% of smokers will die from a smoking-related condition, so we know that stopping is one change that will make a big difference to your life.
 
Patients will see health benefits within days, such as improved taste and smell, whilst important benefits (such as lower risks of heart attack, stroke, lung cancer and improvements in breathing) will happen in the first year or two.
 

Other Services

We offer a variety of other services, including:

  • Healthy heart clinics 
  • Diabetic clinics
  • Well baby clinics
  • Antenatal clinics
  • Flu/pneumonia vaccination clinics
  • Childhood immunisation clinics
 
 
   News and Events

Ordering your repeat medication
Posted on 14-12-2016

Please ensure you order your repeat medication by Wednesday, 21st December at the latest to ensure you have enough for the holiday period.

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There's still time to get your flu jab!
Posted on 16-11-2016

If you are unsure about your eligibility, please contact us and we will be more than happy to assist you.

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Will change to organ donor rules mean more transplants?
Posted on Monday December 11, 2017

The government is proposing a big change by moving to a system of "presumed consent" in England.

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Huntington’s breakthrough may stop disease
Posted on Monday December 11, 2017

Scientists say it could be the biggest breakthrough in neurodegenerative diseases for 50 years.

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Paying mothers incentivises breastfeeding, study finds
Posted on Monday December 11, 2017

More than 10,000 new mums were offered up to £200 in shopping vouchers as encouragement to breastfeed.

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Londoners given GP access over weekends and evenings
Posted on Monday December 11, 2017

An extra 75,000 appointments are available across the capital each month.

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Mesh risks not passed on to doctors
Posted on Monday December 11, 2017

A major medical company failed to tell doctors the full extent of some of the risks posed by mesh implants.

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