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.
03 Jul 2020
Happy 72nd Birthday to the NHS
In what has been the toughest year for the NHS since its launch in 1948, the National Health Service will celebrate its 72nd birthday on Sunday 5 July.
02 Jul 2020
Latest public coronavirus (COVID-19) guidance and support
From 4 July the government guidelines on what you can and can’t do during the coronavirus outbreak change
19 Jun 2020
Summer heatwave advice
With a heatwave expected this week, it’s important to remember that hot weather can pose a health risk.
15 Jun 2020
Veteran footballers beating lockdown blues
Being a man can mean you are more likely to get seriously ill if you catch coronavirus, with the latest data showing men are twice as likely to die from it compared to women
11 Jun 2020
Coronavirus. Important advice and help for those who are ‘shielding’ at home
If you have had a letter from the NHS advising you to stay at home and avoid all face-to face contact
10 Jun 2020
Diabetes patients urged not to avoid the NHS
This Diabetes Week, GPs in Tower Hamlets are urging people with diabetes not to avoid the NHS due to the coronavirus outbreak