Breast Screening

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Dear PatientWe support the national breast screening programmeThe NHS Breast Screening Programme invites all women aged between 50 and 70 for screening every three years. This means having a special X-ray called a mammogram.We…

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Birthday Bloods

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Dear Patient‘Birthday Bloods’: a simple rule about medication and other reviews at the surgery.At Ridgacre, we try to sort out your medical reviews in as few visits to the surgery…

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The UK Heath Security Agency (UKHSA), working with the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA), has found polio in sewage samples collected from the London Beckton Sewage Treatment Works,…

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Green Impact

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Climate Change is already happening, but how bad will we let it get?  The NHS is responsible for 5% of the UK’s carbon footprint. We need to change how we work to…

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