A leading clinician is calling on Sandwell and West Birmingham parents to follow the Scout’s moto of ‘be prepared’ when it comes to keeping healthy in the school summer holidays.
The Met Office has issued a level 2 warning for heatwave conditions during this week and NHS Sandwell and West Birmingham Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is reminding people to take care when enjoying the sunshine.
Sprains and strains are extremely common injuries that happen to everyone, accounting for nearly 1 million people attending Accident and Emergency in the UK in 2017/18*. But what is the difference between them, how serious are they and is A&E the right place to go?
NHS Sandwell and West Birmingham Clinical Commissioning has maintained a ‘good’ rating in NHS England’s end of year annual assessment for 2018/19.
People who are overweight in Sandwell and Birmingham are being urged to shed the pounds to reduce their risk of getting cancer. NHS Sandwell and West Birmingham Clinical Commissioning Group has issued the plea as new research shows that obesity now causes more cases of four common cancers in the UK than smoking.