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Health commissioners introduce new policy in self care week

Monday, November 12, 2018

During self care week (12 – 18 November 2018) health commissioners in Sefton are launching a new policy which follows national guidance, explaining that prescribing of over the counter medicines is changing.


Why not seek advice from your pharmacist?

Tuesday, November 06, 2018

We are reminding Sefton residents to ask their pharmacist about the range of services available in local chemists during a week long campaign, running from 5 to 11 November, and beyond.




Know your Care at the Chemist

Monday, October 29, 2018

In preparation for winter and the illnesses the cold weather can bring, Healthwatch Sefton and the two NHS clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) in the borough are working in partnership to raise awareness of where local residents can get free, fast and expert advice from their local pharmacist.




‘Big Chat’ about health in south Sefton

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Health commissioners are inviting south Sefton residents to come to their ‘Annual Review meets Big Chat’ event on Thursday 27 September 2018.


Do you know the signs of a 'hypo'?

Thursday, September 27, 2018

NHS South Sefton Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is asking if we know how to spot the signs of a 'hypo' and how to treat it.


New Happy Hearts CVD prevention website launched

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Cardiovascular disease (CVD) and blood pressure partners in Cheshire and Merseyside have worked with NHS RightCare to launch a new, public facing Cardiovascular Disease prevention website to support the “Saving Lives: Reducing the pressure” blood pressure strategy.