December 6 2016
Venous thromboembolisms (VTE), more commonly known as blood clots, are often a silent condition with no obvious symptoms or signs.
November 23 2016
People at risk of HIV are being urged during National HIV Testing Week (November 19-26) to visit their GP for an HIV test or to order a home-testing kit.
November 11 2016
STAFF at our Care UK-run health centres will be working flat out on World Diabetes Day (November 14) to carry out as many NHS Health Checks as possible to help
November 11 2016
Nurses at Care UK health centres will be inviting visitors to speak to them as part of the ‘rethink your drink’ campaign.
October 27 2016
Research is underway to increase the speed of a victim’s recovery after a stroke. A stroke occurs when the blood supply that carries oxygen and nutrients to part of the brain is blocked by a clot or through the bursting of a blood vessel.
October 20 2016
AN initiative helping GP practices in Brighton, Manchester and Clapham run more efficiently and better manage patient demand has been short-listed for two prest
May 11 2016
Thursday May 12 is International Nurses Day. Nursing takes many shapes and forms in many different locations. Birmingham-based Rebecca Ransome-Wallis is a specialist nurse practitioner and plays a key role in patient care.
April 26 2016
PATIENTS needing medical assistance during the bank holiday weekend are being urged to ease pressure on hospital A&E departments by visiting their local Car
March 24 2016
WITH the two-week school Easter holidays looming, parents are being urged to take the opportunity to encourage their children to get active.Dr Marjorie Gillespi
March 21 2016
PEOPLE are being reminded that a local walk-in centre will be open throughout the Easter weekend, able to assist with a range of minor injuries and illnesses –