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Pharmacy opening times over Christmas and New Year 2022/23

Pharmacy opening times over Christmas and New Year 2022/23 Christmas Day Sunday 25th December 2022  Cambridge Road Pharmacy, 137 Cambridge Road, Southport 10am – 12 noon Hillside Pharmacy 72-74 Sandon…

22 Dec 2022
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NHS urges parents of secondary school-aged children to take up the school flu vaccine offer in Sefton, amid rising cases

Flu vaccinations for secondary school students in Sefton has started this month with school vaccination teams already bringing the vaccine out to pupils in schools to ensure they are protected this wi…

20 Dec 2022
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Getting healthcare help over the festive period

The NHS in Sefton is reminding you that they are still here for you over the upcoming Christmas and new year bank holidays, and sharing advice for planning ahead and getting healthcare help over the h…

20 Dec 2022
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The 7 Day GP Service is here for you evenings and weekends

The Southport and Formby 7 Day GP Service is now offering enhanced hours and even more opportunity for you to access routine appointments.

15 Dec 2022
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Know the signs - Group A Strep

Group A streptococcus (GAS) is a common bacteria. Lots of us carry it in our throats and on our skin and it doesn’t always result in illness. However, GAS does cause a number of infections, some mild…

7 Dec 2022
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'Care at the Chemist' service offers healthcare help in Sefton

Sefton’s ‘Care at the Chemist’ scheme offers convenient healthcare advice and medicines for a wide range of illnesses and conditions and is available at 31 pharmacies in the borough.

1 Dec 2022
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Ask your Pharmacist Week: how your local pharmacy can support you

It’s ‘Ask Your Pharmacist Week’ and health professionals in Sefton are reminding residents of the range of healthcare services and support available at your local pharmacy.

17 Nov 2022
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Warm spaces network opens for Sefton residents

Sefton residents facing a difficult winter because of soaring fuel bills and rising prices in the shops, now have a network or Warm Spaces available across the Borough where they can go without the fe…

17 Nov 2022
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COVID and Flu Vaccinations

If you are 50 or over, you're eligible for a free flu vaccine and COVID-19 booster. Boost your immunity this winter: Read more

3 Nov 2022
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New interpreter service launched for deaf patients

The NHS in Liverpool, Knowsley and Sefton have been working together to improve interpreter services for D/deaf patients.

14 Oct 2022
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Monkeypox update

The UKHSA has advised that pre-exposure vaccination against monkeypox should now be offered to those at greatest risk of infection to help control the recent outbreak of the virus. If you are eligible…

9 Aug 2022
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Reliable health apps for people in Sefton

People in Sefton can now help themselves to live healthier, happier lives using accredited health applications included on sefton.orcha.co.uk.

2 Aug 2022
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For anyone struggling to cope and in crisis - free resource available called Shout

Shout is the UK’s first 24/7 text service, free on all major mobile networks, for anyone in crisis anytime, anywhere. It’s a place to go if you’re struggling to cope and you need immediate help. Shout…

22 Sep 2021
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Norwood has been awarded the RCGP Cheshire & Mersey Faculty Annual Awards 2019 - Primary Care ECO Award

Here at Norwood surgery we are committed to reducing our carbon footprint. We have made small everyday changes that we hope will make a big impact. ·         recycling paper, cardboard, batteries and…

22 Sep 2021
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Dr Unwin's work with Diabetes and the Low Carb Diet published in three new books.

We are pleased and proud to inform you that Dr Unwin has had work with his Diabetes and the Low Carb Diet published in three new books. Diabetes/Low Carb Information as Recommended by Dr Unwin Go to h…

22 Sep 2021
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Dr David Unwin - National Innovator of the Year 2016!

Dr David Unwin - National Innovator of the Year 2016! As winner of the North West NHS Innovator of the year, Dr Unwin was automatically entered into the National Finals 2016. We are thrilled and very…

22 Sep 2021
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