Tag Archives: Public Health England

It’s time for your flu vaccination

It’s time for your flu vaccination

As we head into autumn, we start to notice the return of sniffs, tickly coughs and colds. In fact, October has so far found many people suffering from the symptoms of colds. October heralds the start ...
Stoptober: it’s time you quit, too

Stoptober: it’s time you quit, too

Did you know that one person quits smoking every 80 seconds in England? Whether you’ve been a smoker for five years or 50 years, it’s time to quit. It won’t be easy, but you can do it, with the right ...
Look before you flush

Look before you flush

It’s something so quick and so simple, yet according to a new survey, only 16% of over 50s are doing it. Doing what? Checking for blood in their pee. Blood in pee is a key symptom of bladder and kidne ...
Lyme disease: know the facts, know the risks

Lyme disease: know the facts, know the risks

Most people have heard of Lyme disease, but many are unaware of the serious health risk it poses. Public Health England estimates that there are 3,000 new cases of Lyme disease per year, but it is hig ...