Helpful Links & Advice


There are many resources that relate to your health available online and paper based, below are a few chosen resources we think you might find helpful:

 


Has your child been immunised against Meningitis ACWY?

Patients born between 1.9.1996 – 31.8.1999 are eligible to receive the vaccine &also first year freshers university students as well.

Contact us to make an appointment.


Meningitis Awareness

Do you know the sign & symptoms of Meningitis?


Antibiotic Resistance

Are you aware of the risk of regular antibiotics, watch the following video to find out more:

What is Antibiotic Resistance-


You can help the NHS save money – buy medicines that are available over the counter rather than having them prescribed, here are some local examples of how money was spent on items available to buy over the counter & how it could be used elsewhere:

     


Patient.co.uk

Patient.co.uk is a fantastic resource for the majority of your health related questions. They produce concise and accurate patient information leaflets that you can read or print directly from their site.

Here are some of useful leaflets – please click to view.


NHS Choices

NHS Choices is a comprehensive information service that helps to put you in control of your healthcare. The service is intended to help you make choices about your health, from lifestyle decisions about things like smoking, drinking and exercise, through to the practical aspects of finding and using NHS services in England when you need them.


Worried about memory loss?

The Alzheimer’s Society provide some very helpful guidance for anyone worried about their own memory or that of friends and family.


Infection Control in Schools and other Childcare Settings

The Health Protection Agency have provided a document that provides guidance on infection control in schools and other childcare settings. To view this document, please click here.


Aurora Wellbeing Centre – Caring for local people with cancer

Please click here to view the Menu of Services.


Bassetlaw Clinical Commissioning Group

Bassetlaw Clinical Commissioning Group represents 12 different GP practices and they have the responsibility for commissioning healthcare for the population of Bassetlaw. Their website provides guidance, links and information that you may find helpful.