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COPD and Asthma sufferers urged to take care this winter

COPD and Asthma sufferers urged to take care this winter

Over 900,000 people in the UK are currently living with COPD, and it can make winter a struggle.

Take the necessary precautions this winter and avoid any unwanted trips to A&E

Take the necessary precautions this winter and avoid any unwanted trips to A&E

With the temperatures forecast to remain low, slips and falls become more likely especially during wet, cold and icy conditions.

Patients urged to make the right call to NHS 111 to access healthcare this Christmas

Patients urged to make the right call to NHS 111 to access healthcare this Christmas

Health leaders across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland (LLR) are reminding patients that they can call NHS 111 24 hours a day, 7 days a week over Christmas and New Year if they need urgent medical care.

NHS shares top tips for taking care of common winter illnesses – without using antibiotics

NHS shares top tips for taking care of common winter illnesses – without using antibiotics

the NHS across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland (LLR) is supporting people to get clued up about how to treat common winter illnesses, without asking for antibiotics.

NHS health checklist prepares people for winter

NHS health checklist prepares people for winter

People living with one or more long term health conditions are the focus of a new NHS Self Care campaign this winter.

NHS reaches out to carers this winter

NHS reaches out to carers this winter

An NHS winter campaign launched across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland is encouraging people who care for someone else on a daily basis to take up the latest NHS advice in order to protect their own health.

NHS shares top tips for taking care of common childhood illnesses

NHS shares top tips for taking care of common childhood illnesses

Parents and carers across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland are being encouraged to take advantage of NHS guidance on how to take care of common childhood illnesses.

Learn how to take care of your health for life this Self-Care Week (13th to 19th November 2017)

Learn how to take care of your health for life this Self-Care Week (13th to 19th November 2017)

The NHS in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland is launching a campaign this Self-Care Week to build patients’ confidence in preventing and treating minor illnesses themselves.

Plan your healthcare ahead of Christmas and New Year

Plan your healthcare ahead of Christmas and New Year

At the time of year when the entire health system comes under increased pressure, people in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland are being reminded to choose the right health service if they or a member of their family begin to feel unwell this winter.

REMEMBER TO CATCH IT BIN IT KILL IT THIS WINTER

REMEMBER TO CATCH IT BIN IT KILL IT THIS WINTER

People in Leicester are being reminded of the simple message to use to protect themselves and others from cold and flu this winter: Catch it. Bin it. Kill it.