Introduction Of Prescription Checks

Free prescriptions are one of the many benefits of the NHS, and thousands of patients receive free prescriptions each year. However, the NHS has been dealing with an increasing number of cases of ‘prescription fraud’, meaning patients will now have to face regular prescription checks in order to keep receiving their medication at no charge. But how

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World Breastfeeding Week

World Breastfeeding Week is taking place between 1-7 August. The week aims to raise awareness of the benefits of breastfeeding all over the world, with the theme of this year’s campaign being ‘Foundation of Life’. All mums have the right to choose whether to breastfeed or not, and the following provides the information you need

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MG – What You Need To Know

What is MG? Many people are unaware of the latest emerging sexually transmitted disease (STD) that is causing concern among health experts. There are fears that the disease could become the next ‘superbug’ unless people take the right precautions. Are you in charge of your sexual health? Find out more about MG and what you

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Spreading The Word For Diabetes Awareness Week

Each year, Diabetes UK launches Diabetes Awareness Week, to help raise awareness of the disease. This year’s event will take place from 11-17 June and everyone is invited to join the conversation and get talking about diabetes. With better awareness, more incidents of Type 2 diabetes can be prevented, and the money gathered from fundraising

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Raising awareness for Cervical Screening

Cervical cancer is one of our most preventable cancers. Thanks to the HPV vaccination, cervical cancer cases are 100% preventable, but for those who haven’t had the vaccine – screening is vital to detect the disease. Cervical Screening Awareness Week takes place from 11-17 June this year in a bid to help raise awareness of

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