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Stay Well This Winter

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View 2018 press release with quotes from our Medical Director Dr David Rogers|


 
Leaflet Gallery - Select images below to view / download. More campaign materials are further down this page.

2018 leaflet
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Easy Read version
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Info for parents
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Learning disabilities version:
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- Learning disabilities childhood nasal vac version| 

      
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 The facts about flu    The science behind flu      


                      
                                                          Signed Video Version of the leaflet    


Winter conditions can be seriously bad for our health, especially for people aged 65 or older, and people with long-term conditions such as COPD, bronchitis, emphysema, asthma, diabetes or heart or kidney disease.

Being cold can raise the risk of increased blood pressure, heart attacks and strokes.

The cold and damp weather, ice, snow and high winds can all aggravate any existing health problems and make us more vulnerable to respiratory winter illnesses. But there are lots of things you can do to stay well this winter.

Please scroll below for links to various Winter Campaign Materials and lots of Advice and Information to help keep you well this winter.

If you feeling under the weather you can also visit: urgentoremergency.co.uk| for more general health information and to advise what you can do to ease symptoms. It also features a search for your nearest GP, Pharmacist or Dentist - if this is required.  

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Calling all parents & carers... free medical advice app available to help look after your children's health

 
NHS-Child-app-logoParents and carers can now find NHS advice at their fingertips to help them look after your children’s health. 
The app gives easy to understand guidance on childhood illnesses, recognising when your child is unwell, and advice on when and where to seek further treatment.

The app, which is also available as a 115-page booklet, contains everything from oral health, upset tummies and diarrhoea to advice on bumps and bruises. 

Download the app now, available on Google Play and the App Store by searching for 'NHS child health' or view the booklet online here.|   
   
  

                   
    

 



Campaign Materials

Select images below to view/download PDF poster material.

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Link to 'easy read for learning difficulties - childhood nasal version'  |

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                    Further resources can be found at the forum including links to various information leaflets|


                  
                  
                        More information is available at: www.nhs.uk/staywell| & www.nhs.uk/fluvaccine|


 
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