16 Nov 2017
Raising awareness of lung cancer in Tower Hamlets
November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month and local GPs are encouraging people to see their doctor if they have any of the warning symptoms or signs. Catching lung cancer as early as possible is key to a patient’s survival.
13 Nov 2017
Start your smoke-free future on World COPD Day
Smokers are being urged by NHS Tower Hamlets Clinical Commissioning Group to get the help they need to quit on World COPD Day, Wednesday 15 November.
06 Nov 2017
Accountable Officer appointed by seven NHS clinical commissioning groups in north east London
The seven clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) in north east London have today announced the appointment of Jane Milligan as the single Accountable Officer.
27 Oct 2017
People in Tower Hamlets urged to support antibiotics campaign
People in Tower Hamlets are being urged to support World Antibiotic Awareness Week (13-19 November) – to help ensure that vital antibiotic drugs are effective for the future.
13 Oct 2017
People in Tower Hamlets urged to take up offer of free flu vaccine
People in Tower Hamlets who are most vulnerable to flu are being urged to protect themselves and their family this winter by having the flu vaccination.
18 Aug 2017
Views sought on proposals to stop routinely prescribing some items
Local people are being encouraged to give their views on national proposed guidance that suggests some items should not be routinely prescribed by GPs.