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Public invited to Leicester City CCG public Governing Body meeting

Public invited to Leicester City CCG public Governing Body meeting

Members of the public are invited to attend the December Governing Body meeting hosted by Leicester City Clinical Commissioning Group Board.

Cancer Champions wanted to offer support and information

Cancer Champions wanted to offer support and information

Health organisations in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland are looking for people to help others find out more about cancer. 

NHS encourages patients to learn how to treat common illnesses during Self-Care Week (18th to 24th November 2019)

NHS encourages patients to learn how to treat common illnesses during Self-Care Week (18th to 24th November 2019)

With the winter season just beginning, the NHS in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland is making it easier for people to find out how to treat minor illnesses themselves.

Public invited to Leicester City CCG public Governing Body meeting

Public invited to Leicester City CCG public Governing Body meeting

Leicester City Clinical Commissioning Group is the organisation responsible for planning and managing health services for people living in Leicester City.

Your Healthy Kitchen targets south Asian families to help prevent diabetes

Your Healthy Kitchen targets south Asian families to help prevent diabetes

South Asian families, living in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland can now learn how to cook traditional south Asian meals with a healthy twist, without compromising on taste, helped by a new health campaign that will launch on Monday 4th November 2019.

Faster diagnosis for lung cancer symptoms

Faster diagnosis for lung cancer symptoms

Patients are now getting their results much more quickly and the number of cases where lung cancer is diagnosed in A&E, at an advanced stage, is also down by 70% compared to last year.

NHS successful global recruitment means 14 GP vacancies have been filled across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland

NHS successful global recruitment means 14 GP vacancies have been filled across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland

A total of 14 GP vacancies in local practices have been filled as a result of an international recruitment scheme that aims to reduce reliance on locum doctors.

Loughborough doctor’s bright idea wins national award

Loughborough doctor’s bright idea wins national award

A Loughborough GP has won a national award from the Royal College of GPs for his ‘ground-breaking’ work in speeding up cancer diagnoses.

Leicester event to help people living with diabetes improve their health

Leicester event to help people living with diabetes improve their health

Diabetes UK and Leicester City Clinical Commissioning Group are hosting a free event for people living with diabetes in Leicester on Saturday 16 November.

Breast screening saves lives

Breast screening saves lives

Leicester City CCG is supporting Breast Cancer Awareness Month during October. We are encouraging women to take up the opportunity for breast screening and to make sure they get medical advice if they notice any changes in their breasts.