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Measles Outbreak

Measles cases on the rise in England and across Europe. Make sure you and your family are protected against becoming seriously unwell with measles by checking you are up to date with the MMR vaccine. Across England, on average one in ten children are not up to date with their MMR vaccinations, with some areas … Continued

Childhood Immunisations

Due to the recent outbreak of Measles we urge all children with missing immunisations to arrange an appointment. Please see the following link for more information https://thornfieldmedicalgroup.org.uk/Resources/mmr-vaccine/ If you would like to book an appointment to receive this immunisation or get more information please ring the surgery.

August Bank Holiday Pharmacy Opening Hours

Monday 28th August Boots Pharmacy, 35 Blackett Street, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 7AN10:00am – 4:00pm Asda Pharmacy, Asda Stores Ltd, Hollywood Avenue, Gosforth, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE3 5BU10:00am – 4:00pm Asda Pharmacy, Newcastle Shopping Centre, Fossway, Byker, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE6 2XP10:00am – 4:00pm Boots Pharmacy, Hotspur Way, Eldon Square, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 7XE9:00am … Continued

Bowel Screening

Blood in your poo is one of the signs of bowel cancer but does not always mean cancer. Instead, it could be a sign of piles or polyps (growths in the bowel). Polyps are not cancer but could develop into cancer over time. If you’re sent a bowel screening kit, help yourself by remembering to … Continued

Prostate Cancer

Check your risk of Prostate Cancer In partnership with NHS England, the charity Prostate Cancer UK has launched a new campaign encouraging people to check their risk of getting prostate cancer.  The online 30-second checker asks some simple questions about age, ethnicity, and family history, offering helpful information and next steps if you might be at risk.  … Continued

Omicron Plan B Explainer Video (British Sign Language)

Omicron Plan B Explainer Video (British Sign Language)     Due to the increased number of Omicron COVID-19 cases, the Government is taking extra safety measures to protect us all. This includes: 😷 Face coverings in most indoor settings 🏠 Working from home if you can 📱 Showing your NHS COVID pass at large gatherings … Continued