Urgent Mental Health Crisis Lines Local NHS urgent mental health helpline for WS1Black Country Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust 0800 008 6516 Adults Where to get urgent help for mental health Children Help for children and young people Deaf/Hard of Hearing giveusashout.org
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September 17, 2021

NHS App and Covid App

NHS App and Covid App NHS App Onlinewww.nhsapp.service.nhs.uk/login Google Playplay.google.com App Storeapps.apple.com PreviousNext123456  123Click here to print Get-the-NHS-App-leaflet-A5-4pp-2020-LEEP Click here to print nhs-app-a4-leaflet-to-be-folded Click here to print bt-skills-for-tomorrow-helping-others-nhs-app-guide COVID App Google Playplay.google.com App Storeapps.apple.com The NHS COVID-19 app, available to download in England and Wales, is the fastest way to see if you’re at risk from coronavirus. The faster you know, the quicker you can alert and protect your loved ones and community, helping to
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September 13, 2021

Better Health – Diabetes

Better Health – Diabetes  12 For some people, managing diet, physical activity and sustained weight loss can be effective in reducing the risk of type 2 diabetes. Visit nhs.uk/betterhealth for support and tools to help with losing weight and getting active. If you want to lose weight, eat better or move more, now’s the perfect time to turn things around. Try our simple swaps and tips for getting on track and staying there. Visit nhs.uk/better-health
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September 13, 2021

Op Courage

Op Courage www.nhs.uk/opcourage Mental health support for veterans, service leavers and reservists Find mental health information and support for veterans, service leavers, reservists, families and carers. Mental health problems are common and can affect anyone, including veterans, serving personnel, reservists and their families. It is important to get help and support if you or someone you know has mental health problems.
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September 13, 2021

Cancer – Help Us Help You

Cancer – Help Us Help You Lung Cancer12 If you’ve had a cough for three weeks or more and it isn’t COVID-19, contact your GP practice. It’s probably nothing serious, but it could be a sign of cancer. If it is cancer, finding it early makes it more treatable and can save lives: nhs.uk/cancersymptoms #HelpUsHelpYou If a friend or family member has been coughing for three weeks or more and it isn’t COVID-19, encourage them
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September 9, 2021

111

111 Phone 111 Online www.111.nhs.uk British Sign Language (BSL) www.interpreternow.co.uk/nhs111  123Think you need A&E for your little one? Help is just a click away… NHS 111 online can book you in if you need to be seen quickly… In an emergency, always call 999 There’s an easier way to get the urgent care you need Instead of going to A&E, use NHS 111 online. You’ll get the advice you need and if you need to
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September 6, 2021

Support Your Surgery

Support Your Surgery  12  12345 GPs, their teams, and patients have faced an extremely challenging time during the COVID-19 pandemic. Despite lockdown measures lifting the pandemic is still not over. Face-to face contact has been limited across all NHS services to protect you and keep you safe from the risk of infection. We want to be honest with you. General practice will continue to struggle to meet the growing needs of patients. This isn’t the
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September 2, 2021

Shingles Vaccination

Shingles Vaccination Click here to view the NHS page on shingles Everyone aged between 70 and 79 years is eligible for the shingles vaccine up to 79 years of age. If you get shingles after being vaccinated, the symptoms can be much milder. What is shingles? Shingles is an infection that causes a painful rash. Usually you get the shingles rash on your chest and tummy, but it can appear anywhere on your body including
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Blood Bottle Supply Shortages A supplier to the NHS has advised us of a global shortage of some equipment used for taking blood tests. Anyone who needs a test for urgent health problems will still get one, but where your clinician recommends that it’s safe to do so, then you may be asked to come back for a test at a later date, or your appointment may be rescheduled. Given the nature of the shortage,
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August 31, 2021

Flu Vaccinations 2021

Flu Vaccinations 2021 PHE_12053_flu_vaccination_2021_2022_leaflet We are now accepting bookings for flu vaccinations. If you are looking to book your flu vaccination this year, or to attend our walk-in clinics, please note that these will take place at your normal GP surgery. To book an appointment for your flu vaccine, please call your own GP practice. We will advise in due course when the COVID-19 booster vaccinations become available. Wednesday 6th October Under 65yrs7.30 – 11.30am
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