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Know your Care at the Chemist

Monday, October 29, 2018

In preparation for winter and the illnesses the cold weather can bring, Healthwatch Sefton and the two NHS clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) in the borough are working in partnership to raise awareness of where local residents can get free, fast and expert advice from their local pharmacist.




Macmillan event to focus on wellbeing

Monday, October 15, 2018

People affected by cancer are invited to find out more about the range of support available to them on Thursday 1 November.



People urged to consider alternatives to A&E

Thursday, October 04, 2018

Southport and Ormskirk Trust Emergency Department is experiencing exceptional pressure today due to attendances and the availability of beds for hospital admission from the Emergency Department. 


Do you know the signs of a 'hypo'?

Thursday, September 27, 2018

NHS Southport and Formby Commissioning Group (CCG) is asking if we know how to spot the signs of a 'hypo' and how to treat it.


New Happy Hearts CVD prevention website launched

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Cardiovascular disease (CVD) and blood pressure partners in Cheshire and Merseyside have worked with NHS RightCare to launch a new, public facing Cardiovascular Disease prevention website to support the “Saving Lives: Reducing the pressure” blood pressure strategy.