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South Leeds residents urged to be blood pressure wise

A new campaign called Leeds Blood Pressure Wise has been launched to help tackle undiagnosed high blood pressure which affects up to 90,000 people in Leeds. The campaign is supported by the British Heart Foundation, Leeds City Council and NHS Leeds Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) Partnership. It encourages eligible people

Get ready for Easter – Be prepared and stay healthy

We are all looking forward to the long Easter weekend, many of us are already preparing for family get togethers, socialising with friends and arranging parties at home. Whatever your plans you may need to be prepared for more unexpected events and ones which may prove less entertaining. Being prepared

Got your pills? Got your presents?

While Christmas shopping and festive celebrations may be uppermost in everyone’s minds at this time of year, the three NHS Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) in Leeds are urging local people to prepare themselves medically for the holiday period. A handy Christmas card reminding people to pack their regular medication as

South Leeds: Pharmacy opening over Christmas

NHS Leeds have published opening times for pharmacies across Leeds. The following stores will open as normal except on the following days: Boots, Crown Point Retail Park, 0113 244 8039 Christmas Eve:  Closes at 6:00pm Christmas Day:  Closed BoxingDay:  Open 8:00am-6:00pm New Year’s Eve:  Closes at 6:00pm New Year’s Day:

MP Hilary Benn opens new Sphynx Square in Cottingley

Cottingley TRAC chair Robyn Holland writes about the work of the organisation – and the opening of the new Sphynx Square on the estate over the weekend. Cottingley has seen some changes over the past few months. The management committee at TRAC (Tenants and Residents Association of Cottingley) has seen