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Monkeypox – what to look out for

Monkeypox is a rare infectious disease, but there are a number of cases in the UK – and that number is rising.

24 May 2022
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Pharmacy First available to patients in Liverpool

Patients in Liverpool can now get prescription medicines for certain conditions direct from a local pharmacy.

25 Apr 2022
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Try the NHS App

You can download and use the NHS App if you're aged 13 or over.

21 Apr 2022
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Know how to get NHS help over the Easter weekend

The local NHS is reminding people that they can still access urgent care over the Easter bank holiday weekend, especially on Friday 15 April (Good Friday) and Monday 18 April (Easter Monday) when GP p…

11 Apr 2022
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5 to 11-year-olds invited to get a COVID-19 vaccine

The NHS is inviting children aged 5 to 11 to book their COVID-19 vaccination or visit a local drop-in clinic.

6 Apr 2022
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Covid-19 spring boosters for most vulnerable

The NHS is offering spring boosters to over 75s, residents in care homes and those with weakened immune systems.

4 Apr 2022
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Monitor your oxygen levels at home if you have COVID-19

If you currently have COVID-19 and are at higher risk, you may be eligible for a free pulse oximeter to help monitor your oxygen levels at home.

17 Mar 2022
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Recognise early signs of a heart attack

The NHS is raising awareness of heart attack symptoms as part of the latest ‘Help Us Help You’ campaign.

7 Mar 2022
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Cervical screening saves lives

A new campaign is encouraging those eligible to respond to their cervical screening invitation letters and to book an appointment at their GP practice if they missed their last one.

21 Feb 2022
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Families urged to get COVID-19 vaccine in half term

The local NHS is inviting parents and kids to grab a jab at a local COVID-19 drop-in clinic during the half term break this February.

18 Feb 2022
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Covid-19 vaccination bus is back on the road

The local NHS and Liverpool City Council are teaming up with Arriva once again to bring the NHS Covid-19 vaccination bus back onto the streets of Liverpool.

17 Feb 2022
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New NHS campaign launches to support survivors of sexual assault and abuse

NHS Sexual Assault Referral Centres are here for you if you have been raped, sexually assaulted or abused.

10 Feb 2022
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Final call to take part in consultation on local stroke services

The NHS is reminding people in Knowsley, Liverpool, Sefton and West Lancashire that it’s still not too late to share their views on a proposal to establish a Comprehensive Stroke Centre at Aintree Uni…

20 Jan 2022
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Are you having suicidal thoughts or worried about that someone you know is?

We’re encouraging people to reach out and start a conversation – whether they are worried about someone – or are in crisis themselves.

12 Jan 2022
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Reduce the spread of COVID-19 in your household

How to reduce the spread of infection with the people you live with if you have COVID-19.

4 Jan 2022
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Grab a booster jab to protect those you care for this winter

Over the next week, opening hours for vaccine centres will be extended and many more appointments will be made available at both existing and new local vaccination centres.

17 Dec 2021
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