16 Jan 2018
Free health helpline gives urgent over the phone advice from clinical experts
GPs, nurses, paramedics and pharmacists will soon be giving urgent expert advice over the phone through the free NHS 111 helpline, 24 hours a day.
08 Jan 2018
Make a New Year resolution to look after your health and wellbeing
Thousands of people in Tower Hamlets will make New Year’s resolutions this January and GPs across the area are urging everyone to think about making choices that will bring positive changes to their health.
15 Dec 2017
Plans to save the NHS hundreds of millions of pounds each year
NHS England has agreed plans to save hundreds of millions of pounds each year by recommending low value treatments no longer be routinely provided on the NHS.
30 Nov 2017
Get tested this World AIDS Day
GPs in Tower Hamlets are raising awareness of the importance of getting tested for HIV and are encouraging self-testing for World AIDS Day on 1 December 2017.
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.