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Current campaigns

On this page, we will be sharing the latest CCG campaigns and those of partner organisations that we think you may be interested in.

Patient Online

Patient Online

All GP practices in Leicester City are now able to offer patients a range of online services to provide more choice and convenience for routine requests and put you in control of your health and wellbeing.

Antibiotic Guardian campaign

Antibiotic Guardian campaign

Just 70 years after the discovery of antibiotics, we are facing the possibility of a future without effective treatment for several types of common bacterial infections. Find out what you can do to help.

Bowel cancer screening

Bowel cancer screening

This campaign is encouraging more people in Leicester to get tested for possible signs of bowel cancer.

Breast cancer: Know the signs

Breast cancer: Know the signs

The national “Be clear on cancer” campaign is encouraging women over 70 to see their doctor straight away if they notice any changes to their breasts.

Know your pulse

Know your pulse

Read about our new campaign encouraging people aged over 65 to get their pulse rate checked for a common heart rhythm problem – atrial fibrillation.

East Midlands Ambulance Service launches #999wise

East Midlands Ambulance Service launches #999wise

EMAS is asking people to choose wisely when it comes to dialing 999 for an ambulance.

Keep warm and well

Keep warm and well

Keeping warm during the harsh winter months can play a key role in reducing your risk of serious health problems that occur more in the cold, such as chest infections, heart attacks and stroke. Now is the time to take action to stay warm and well this winter.

Flu jabs

Flu jabs

The best way to protect yourself and your family is to get the flu jab. If you are in a risk group, are pregnant or aged over 65 or over, it is really important to get vaccinated; contact your GP surgery and make an appointment.

Health checks for 40-74 year olds

Health checks for 40-74 year olds

Discover how a free health check at your GP practice can help prevent heart disease, diabetes, kidney disease and stroke.

Deciding right – planning your care in advance

Deciding right – planning your care in advance

Find out about a campaign to help patients think about what care they may want to receive should they become seriously ill, disabled or unable to make decisions for themselves.

More local health campaigns

More local health campaigns

Learn about the campaigns being promoted by our local health partners.

National campaigns

National campaigns

Get information on the national health campaigns that may be useful to help you and your family improve your health.