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Sleeping rough to raise awareness of being homeless

Three leading GPs will be sleeping outdoors for a night to raise awareness of homelessness.

28 March 2018
Don’t just think about eggs this Easter…

People who have repeat prescriptions are being urged: don’t risk running out of medicines over the Easter holiday.

22 March 2018
Hear the latest on how the public voice is improving maternity services

You can catch up on the latest developments in maternity services across Hampshire, Dorset, the Isle of Wight and Portsmouth and Southampton.

20 March 2018
Seventy somethings urged to take up shingles vaccine offer

People in their 70s across Hampshire are being urged to protect themselves against shingles with a free vaccine. 

19 March 2018
The local NHS is very busy

Following the recent snow and icy weather, the local NHS is still very busy, including the Emergency Department (ED) at Queen Alexandra Hospital in Portsmouth.

06 March 2018
Local GP urges people to take extra care as the cold weather sets in

As severe winter weather conditions start to hit the South East of England this week, a local GP is advising people to wrap up warm and take extra care.

28 February 2018
GP’s message to parents about ‘Stay Well Pharmacy’

A leading Waterlooville GP today urged parents to ‘think pharmacy’ when their children are feeling under the weather.

27 February 2018
Think pharmacist first for minor illnesses

An estimated 2,500 GP appointments a week – or 500 a day - in the Portsmouth area are taken up by patients with self-treatable conditions including as colds and tummy aches.

13 February 2018
No room for complacency during Cervical Cancer Prevention Week

A leading GP is advising young women in Hampshire how a five minute test could detect potentially life threatening cancerous cells.

25 January 2018