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March 2015 is Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month. The campaign aims to increase awareness of the disease. more>
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Thu 5 Mar 15  15:30
Next @IESCCG public Governing Body meeting is on 31 Mar in Kesgrave - do come along http://t.co/eI3CmOBJ1V
Thu 5 Mar 15  11:05
RT @IpswichHosp: Our Medical Director asks if we confirm our own bias with the assumptions we make. Read Dr Barbara Buckley's blog http://…
Wed 4 Mar 15  16:27
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Wed 4 Mar 15  16:26
RT @NHSChoices: Evidence suggests sitting for too long is bad for you, no matter how much exercise you do. See our info here: http://t.co/4…
Wed 4 Mar 15  16:26
If you are worried about your mental health, you are not alone.......http://t.co/Hlrs7T8pcU
Wed 4 Mar 15  15:30
I beat middle-age spread - read Julie's story http://t.co/BpA19hSL0Y
Wed 4 Mar 15  15:01
RT @be_ready_for_it: Unpaid carers who are providing end of life support are invited to sign up for FREE courses. More: http://t.co/AEuW1TZ…
Wed 4 Mar 15  10:37
RT @NHSWSCCG: http://t.co/bYoFAFvBMc Connect project in Sudbury aims to make sure people can access help and support to look after themselv…
Wed 4 Mar 15  8:51
If you need urgent medical help tonight when your GP surgery is closed, call NHS 111, anytime, day or night
Tue 3 Mar 15  19:01
RT @DHgovuk: Watch Dee’s trip to #AandE: Accident & Emergency isn't always best if you're feeling unwell @ardengem #NHSWinter http://t.co/r…
Tue 3 Mar 15  13:46
RT @mandy_suffolk: Read all about the support for £4.7 Woolverstone Macmillan Centre @IpswichHosp in todays @ipswichstar24 http://t.co/nbix…
Tue 3 Mar 15  13:46
RT @NHSChoices: Create a weekly 5 A DAY meal planner and shopping list in five simple steps: http://t.co/CvM0VLbcVx http://t.co/gsoKAjXQex
Mon 2 Mar 15  15:30
RT @sfc_d4c: Do you support someone with a drug/alcohol addiction? Come along to our FREE drop in sessions throughout the year http://t.co/…
Mon 2 Mar 15  15:29
RT @AgeUKSuffolk: #ShineALightOnLoneliness @drdanpoulter says we have a moral obligation to tackle loneliness today in @EADT24 http://t.co/…
Mon 2 Mar 15  15:28
RT @SuffolkSHS: #RapidHIVtesting clinic this evening at Terrence Higgins Trust, 3-9 Arcade St, Ipswich, 6pm – 8pm. No appointment req'd. #K…
Mon 2 Mar 15  15:28
Please don't rush to A&E with minor injury or illness - instead call NHS 111, anytime
Fri 27 Feb 15  18:05
Feeling unwell?Use this handy NHS tool to check your symptoms and get advice on what to do next http://t.co/TdmzlnmXRK
Thu 26 Feb 15  17:05
My 12 week weight loss journey...read Stephanie's story http://t.co/bytjeOwa93
Wed 25 Feb 15  15:05
RT @HWSuffolk: All the latest news from Healthwatch Suffolk - http://t.co/xK5G2f725V
Wed 25 Feb 15  12:59

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New project to improve care for people in a mental crisis
Mental health services for people in crisis are set to improve following the introduction of a new Alternative to Admission project.  more>
Planned Maintenance – Ipswich and East Suffolk CCG Public Site downtime
As part of an IT Service Improvement project, the CCG website will be unavailable on Wednesday 18 February between 6pm - 7pm.  We apologies for any inconvenience.   more>
Transport for Health Services in Suffolk
Healthwatch Suffolk are seeking to understand your experiences of accessing transport services to healthcare in Suffolk.  Specifically, to understand how the current system affects you, both positively and negatively, in the hope of improving services for all.  Click on the above link to complete the survey.  more>
NHS staff helping to keep people warm this winter
NHS staff at two of the county’s clinical commissioning groups have been generously donating winter coats to help needy people keep warm and cosy.  more>
NHS England issues cold weather alert

NHS England has issued a cold weather alert for the next seven days, warning the public that services could be disrupted and asking vulnerable patients to take extra care.

There is a 70% probability of severe cold weather/icy conditions between 1800 on Monday and 0700 on Sunday in parts of England. This weather could increase the health risks to vulnerable patients and disrupt the delivery of services.

More details about the weather alert is available on the MET Office website.  more>

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Choose the right service

Choose the right service

A&E is for life threatening accidents and emergencies only. NHS 111 directs you straight away to the local service that can help you best. more>
Oesophago-gastric cancers campaign

Oesophago-gastric cancers campaign

Heartburn most days, for three weeks or more, could be a sign of oesophageal or stomach cancer – tell your doctor.  more>
Out of breath?

Out of breath?

If you get out of breath doing things you used to be able to do, tell your doctor. more>
Shine a light on loneliness

Shine a light on loneliness

In Suffolk 15000 older people don’t speak to a friend, family member or neighbour for a month or more. Find out more about a new campaign more>
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