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Cold weather increases health problems, especially if you already have another condition. Seek advice from your pharmacist.
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If you need someone to talk to @samaritans is there to listen. Call 116 123 anytime. https://t.co/AtullLGtjr https://t.co/m3Ukn7fpsy
Mon 16 Jan 2017  14:20
Being prepared with a well-stocked medicine cabinet at home means you’re ready to deal with winter coughs & colds.… https://t.co/MlPuS1yxeo
Mon 16 Jan 2017  13:20
Cold weather can affect your COPD. Keep risks minimal by taking your medication regularly. #SuffolkNHS
Mon 16 Jan 2017  13:01
Eight cups a day to keep infections at bay! Drinking eight cups of water during a day can stop bladder infections… https://t.co/9vOiHIF9Qm
Mon 16 Jan 2017  12:01
Please don't head to A&E with a minor health condition. Instead call NHS 111 for help and advice, 24/7, free to cal… https://t.co/uIlFbpKfwq
Mon 16 Jan 2017  11:20
What's an #NHS Sustainability & Transformation Plan? Is there one 4 #Suffolk? Your Q's answered? #Plan4BetterHealth https://t.co/dJTasGaySB
Mon 16 Jan 2017  10:10
Do your bit to look after you and yours by buying your own medicine #Thinkpharmacist #TreatNHSright https://t.co/2iG8M8kmga
Mon 16 Jan 2017  7:05
Your hospital's A&E is for emergencies only. Otherwise call NHS 111 or visit your pharmacy for help & advice.… https://t.co/Eiwyma8Vn2
Sun 15 Jan 2017  19:05
If you need someone to talk to @samaritans is there to listen. Call 116 123 anytime. https://t.co/AtullLGtjr https://t.co/1pzHRGRYe3
Sun 15 Jan 2017  16:01
Please don't head to A&E with a minor health condition. Instead call NHS 111 for help and advice, 24/7, free to cal… https://t.co/zVzio77leR
Sun 15 Jan 2017  15:35
Many pharmacies are open on a Sunday. If you feel unwell pop in for friendly help and advice. #SuffolkNHS https://t.co/pEzom0LaJZ
Sun 15 Jan 2017  11:01
How do you think care services should change 2016-21 to keep people healthier at home? #Plan4BetterHealth… https://t.co/1HZttdRy0K
Sun 15 Jan 2017  9:40
Call NHS 111 anytime for urgent medical help and advice. #SuffolkNHS https://t.co/0aiFnVnmCK
Sun 15 Jan 2017  7:50
This is a v.busy time for your hospital's A&E. Only go in an emergency. Otherwise, call NHS 111 for help and advice… https://t.co/F5rJiQ99N8
Sat 14 Jan 2017  17:40
If you need someone to talk to @samaritans is there to listen. Call 116 123 anytime. https://t.co/AtullLGtjr https://t.co/rzS54ETB3x
Sat 14 Jan 2017  16:30
Got a cold? The best remedy is plenty of rest and lots of fluids #SuffolkNHS https://t.co/iTWFpDhGup
Sat 14 Jan 2017  14:05
Cold weather can affect your COPD. Keep risks minimal by taking your medication regularly. #SuffolkNHS
Sat 14 Jan 2017  11:30
Diarrhoea is a common condition, usually no need to worry. See the pharmacist for over-the-counter medicine… https://t.co/wt5TuzYbA7
Sat 14 Jan 2017  10:25
If you get a cold, use disposable tissues instead of cloth handkerchiefs to avoid constantly reinfecting your own hands.#staywellthiswinter
Sat 14 Jan 2017  9:01
Woken up feeling poorly? Call NHS 111 for urgent medical help and advice, 24/7, free to call #SuffolkNHS https://t.co/gmXroiA111
Sat 14 Jan 2017  8:00

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Keep well in the cold weather

Keep well in the cold weather

Top tips from local GPs to stay safe, warm and healthy during the cold snap over the next few days more>
Is your illness really an emergency?

Is your illness really an emergency?

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Obesity crisis?

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Local Health and Care Plans

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