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DURING THE   MONTH OF

February  2020

  137

PATIENTS DID NOT ATTEND

FOR THEIR APPOINTMENT

THIS IS EQUIVALENT TO 25.5 HRS

GP & NURSE TIME WASTED

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Useful Links

NHS APPS

Find digital tools to help you manage and improve your health


The Active Calderdale Activity Finder


PATIENT INFORMATION

EAR CARE pdf




calderdale.gov.uk/localoffer

www.facebook.com/Calderdale-Local-Offer-

Gateway to care


is a new website and mobile app, packed with top tips to support your 0-5 year old to be healthy, happy and safe.


Emotional Health and Wellbeing Service Offer for Children and Young People in Calderdale 


Calderdale Local Medical Council 



Calderdale clinical commissioning 


Young adults group for all LGBTQ 18-25 year olds in Calderdale

Identity                                         


The "go to " place for online information, resources and learning about hearing loss



 -5-year-antimicrobial-resistance-strategy-2013-to-2018

 


Travelling Abroad

Can I take my medicine abroad
Travelling with controlled drugs
 

Inhaler videos for patients


Respiratory conditions in children

Bronchiolitis NHS


 


Recently-diagnosed Diabetics

Newly-diagnosed Diabetic
Diabetes Education Programme
Calculator for calories
Calories Burned During Exercise

 


Health and wellbeing

cancerscreening.nhs.uk Breast Screening/Cervical Screening/Bowel Cancer Screening/Prostate Cancer Risk Management

Join dementia research  Dementia


              

Age UK What is Dementia?  Dementia


dementiauk.org  Providing specialist support for families facing dementia


www.alzheimers.org.uk/ Alzheimer's Society United against dementia

www.calderdale.gov.uk/community/health/index.html (click)
https://www.westyorkshire.police.uk/help-advice (click) guides produced to help parents keep their teenage children safe online

 


Assessing and managing minor illness

NHS Choices website (click) provides access to a symptoms checker and self help guides.

www.patient.co.uk (click) provides patient information leaflets about different conditions

 


Living with chronic illness 


provides a great deal of useful information for existing and newly diagnosed diabetics.

  

This site has been revamped to meet the needs of the thousands of people with asthma who visit the site each day, either to find important information about asthma and how to control it.   
                 


Interesting statistics on children with asthma as well as information on risk  factors and possible triggers


Autism(Calderdale)  
Autism(Kirklees) 
Adults with ASD 
Coronary Heart Disease Explained  (click) Information about symptoms, treatment, causes and prevention of CHD.
Arthritis Care  (click) Arthritis Care exists to support people with arthritis. They are the UK’s largest organisation working with and for all people who have arthritis.
www.arthritisresearchuk.org  (click) Advice and information from Arthritis Research UK
www.patient.co.uk (click) offers an extensive range of up to date patient information leaflets covering a wide range of conditions.

 


Sexual Health

coldBoth men and women need to look after their sexual health and take time to understand the issues that surround contraception and sexually transmitted infections (STIs).
For instance there are some STIs, like chlamydia, that you could be carrying without having any symptoms. This infection can affect fertility, so it's important to make use of the sexual health services available for free on the NHS.
Sex & Young People
A comprehensive guide to the questions you may have about sex from the NHS
Sexually Transmitted Infections
Issues, symptoms and treatments
Sexual Health FAQs
Expert answers from a qualified Doctor
Netdoctor Here you'll find tips for a fulfilling sex life plus advice on STDs, contraception and common sex problems.

These links all come from trusted resources but if you are unsure about these or any other medical matters please contact your doctor or pharmacist for advice





 
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