KEEP WELL THIS WINTER

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Taking antibiotics when you don't need them puts you and your family at risk

Taking antibiotics encourages harmful  bacteria that live inside you to become resistant. That means that antibiotics may not work when you need them next time. This puts you and your family at risk. 

Call to action: Take your doctor or nurse's advice on antibiotics

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The Flu Vaccination - Winter 2018/19

This leaflet explains to patients how they can protect themselves and their children from flu this winter. It includes important information for eligible children, at risk groups, pregnant women and the over 65's. It explains why it is very important that people at increased risk from flu or who care for someone vulnerable to have their free flu vaccination every year.

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Are you entitled to a FREE flu jab?

Wallet card with details of those entitled to a free flu jab.

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NHS 111 / Pharmacy Information Card

Business card sized leaflets detailing services available to help reduce unnecessary A & E visits

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NHS 111

Poster detailing services available to help reduce unnecessary A & E visits

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What's New

Health Improvement Resource Service

A high quality service providing a wide range of resources to support health professionals, partnership organisations, the wider community and voluntary sector who have a role in promoting health messages with people living and working in Stoke on Trent - and even better......IT'S FREE!
To view how we use your data please click here: http://healthresources.stoke.gov.uk/HPAC/Privacy.jsp

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November is Mouth Cancer Action Month

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There are lots of resources available to support Mouth Cancer Action month in the Cancer and Oral Health categories

Other Campaigns this month....

Every Mind Matters : The latest campaign launched by Public Health England

A4 posters and converstion starters available to order:

   

For more details about the campaign see the Every Mind Matters Online Guide link: https://www.nhs.uk/oneyou/every-mind-matters/

Take a look at what is happening locally...

Fast, free and confidential HIV testing drop-ins across Stoke-on-Trent for HIV Testing Week

Free fingerprick HIV testing drop-ins are being offered during November across the city in a bid to encourage people to take a HIV test for HIV Testing Week 2018.

Find a full list of HIV testing drop-ins at www.20mintesting.co.uk

Now available - the Stoke-on-Trent Physical Activity Strategy can be viewed here: https://bit.ly/2MnQLqKn  For resources to support physical activity please select Physical Activity in the subject search
Healthy Weight Alliance presentations - June 2018
Healthy Weight Alliance presentations - November 2017

 

Resources are located at City Central Library, Hanley. This will be the main collection point for all loanable resources and for any members that currently collect their orders. If another Stoke-on-Trent Library would be a more convenient collection point, get in touch with us and we can arrange it for you

Happy ordering!

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