20 Aug 2020
Two in five in north east London concerned about being a burden to their GP during lockdown
People in Tower Hamlets are being urged to contact their GP if they have any concerns about their health and to attend any appointments they are invited to, whether that be for immunisations, blood tests or consultations with a GP or nurse
11 Aug 2020
In response to Covid-19, Public Health England has launched a major new adult health campaign to support people on their weight loss journey
07 Aug 2020
NHS Test and Trace - Let's Get Back NHS Test and Trace - Let's Get Back
Coronavirus is still in circulation and a threat to our communities
05 Aug 2020
Supporting NHS COVID-19 plasma donation
NHS Blood and Transplant is now urgently appealing for people in North East London to donate convalescent blood plasma
05 Aug 2020
Hot weather advice
With temperatures expected to reach 34C this week, it’s important to remember that hot weather can pose a health risk.
04 Aug 2020
Your Covid Recovery – new website to support people with ongoing symptoms on their road to recovery
Your Covid Recovery is a new NHS website designed to help people recover from the long-term effects of coronavirus, otherwise known as Covid-19
03 Aug 2020
Travelling abroad this summer?
We are receiving queries about people travelling abroad who want a certificate to prove they do not have COVID-19, as some countries may require proof of recent COVID-19 testing for entry.
28 Jul 2020
Eid celebrations and the importance of social distancing
GPs in Tower Hamlets are wishing Eid Mubarak to the Muslim community, and urging those celebrating to remember to follow social distancing rules when hosting, or attending in-person social gatherings during the festivities
28 Jul 2020
Two new ‘Together Café’ spaces open in north east London
Two new café spaces offering support for people in mental health crisis are open to people that live and work in Tower Hamlets and Newham.
22 Jul 2020
Rapid PCR testing for COVID-19 being trialled in London care homes
In a UK-first, Queen Mary University of London is leading a clinical trial of a new rapid COVID-19 testing system that delivers results in under an hour.
15 Jul 2020
How accessing mental health services changed a life
Read about the services available to support mental health and wellbeing.