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We're now in the norovirus (the winter vomiting bug) season. The best way to prevent it spreading is to wash your hands regularly and well. Read more about norovirus -  more>


GP and nurse appointments are available evenings and weekends - ask at your own GP practice during its usual openin… https://t.co/Rt9HVnTD0s
Tue 10 Dec 2019  16:30
If you've got a work/club/group newsletter or intranet would you please consider sharing this list of pharmacies wh… https://t.co/pSsu3pXprh
Tue 10 Dec 2019  15:25
RT @apaulwatts: @IESCCG have recently invested in the Camel Inflatable Lifting Cushion for a number of Care Homes across the patch from @Ma…
Tue 10 Dec 2019  15:24
RT @PenguinUKBooks: ‘Hope is the thing with feathers That perches in the soul And sings the tune without the words And never stops at all.’…
Tue 10 Dec 2019  14:48
RT @auriensliving: 87-year-old artist Bridget Riley shows no sign of slowing, a major retrospective exhibition of her work is on at the Sou…
Tue 10 Dec 2019  13:27
RT @HMD_UK: Today is #HumanRightsDay, which marks the anniversary of the adoption of the United Nations Declaration of Human Rights. Read…
Tue 10 Dec 2019  13:24
RT @SfkRapeCrisis: Please take note of our opening hours over Christmas. If you are currently in counselling with us, please speak to your…
Tue 10 Dec 2019  13:23
Soaring rates of Americans hospitalized with cell phone injuries https://t.co/QYeUTJLniu via @MailOnline
Tue 10 Dec 2019  13:18
RT @SuffolkPolice: Do you have a friend or loved one who is a motorcyclist? If so, then consider booking them onto one of our 'Safe Rider'…
Tue 10 Dec 2019  12:42
You don’t have to suffer in silence. For expert advice, #askyourpharmacist about that winter bug.… https://t.co/y18IFiXT7A
Tue 10 Dec 2019  12:41
RT @samaritans: What's it like to work or volunteer on Christmas Day? HuffPost spoke to those that do, including Samaritans volunteer Matt…
Tue 10 Dec 2019  12:40
RT @suffolkcc: Christmas can be a challenging time for people affected by dementia, as the breaking of routines may be confusing or distres…
Tue 10 Dec 2019  12:33
Top tip for the winter months - A scarf can help you breathe more easily. Try wrapping a scarf around your face b… https://t.co/fFvzG2t4TY
Tue 10 Dec 2019  10:28
Ipswich man praises police and mental health services after life-saving rescue https://t.co/zPfkszAVBz
Tue 10 Dec 2019  10:20
One-year cancer survival rates continue to increase across east Suffolk https://t.co/sTJwgr6AvY @ESNEFT… https://t.co/G2Ey9Nqa6h
Tue 10 Dec 2019  10:16
Call NHS 111 or visit NHS 111 Online anytime for urgent medical help and advice. https://t.co/0ToZDtcSNL https://t.co/B75bynKYvj
Mon 9 Dec 2019  19:01
If your child becomes ill with sickness and diarrhoea keep them off school until 48 hours after symptoms go.… https://t.co/6gRTZCOySQ
Mon 9 Dec 2019  17:01
RT @HWSuffolk: We've seen some fantastic outcomes across Suffolk as a direct result of patient feedback 🗣️ Visit our site to learn more! ⤵️…
Mon 9 Dec 2019  16:01
RT @SuffolkPolice: Over the next month we’ll be delivering a series of messages to encourage everyone to have a safe and happy Christmas wi…
Mon 9 Dec 2019  15:57
RT @DementiaUK: We're glad to see lots of positive feedback for #ElizabethisMissing. Many of you thought it was an accurate (although emoti…
Mon 9 Dec 2019  15:56


Cancer survival rates continue to increase
Latest national figures have revealed that cancer survival rates in the NHS West Suffolk Clinical Commissioning Group area are the best in the east of England.  more>
I'm a new parent - get me out of here

Mothers, fathers and carers who are feeling isolated at home after the birth of their children now have the opportunity to escape their house for a few hours.

Cold weather health advice from local GPs
With the Met Office having issued an alert for some very cold weather over the next few days and winter now well under way local GPs are encouraging people to be aware of the dangers of cold weather.  more>
November - meetings in public
A meeting in public of the Governing Body of NHS Ipswich & East Suffolk Clinical Commissioning Group will take place on Tuesday November 26 from 9.15 a.m.  more>
Knowing what antibiotics can and cannot do
With antibiotic-resistant infections on the rise, people are being reminded that antibiotics are a not a cure-all medicine  more>

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Watch the NHS winter TV advert

Watch the NHS winter TV advert

The new national NHS TV advertisement is encouraging people to seek help and advice on winter ailments from their local pharmacy. Watch here. more>
Cold weather health advice

Cold weather health advice

Useful advice from local GPs to keep you healthy and well during the cold winter months.  more>
# a very different conversation

# a very different conversation

#averydifferentconversation on mental health and emotional wellbeing has been happening across east and west Suffolk since May 2018. more>
Social get-togethers for new parents

Social get-togethers for new parents

Parents who are feeling isolated at home after the birth of their children have the opportunity to escape their house for a few hours. more>
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