Carers Week 2016

To coincide with Carers Week 2016, which takes place from 6 to 12 June, GPs in South Lincolnshire are encouraging local carers to look after themselves as well as the people they care for.

Heart Rhythm Week

Heart Rhythm

During Heart Rhythm Week, June 6 to 12 South Lincolnshire Clinical Commissioning group is encouraging people aged over 65 to get their pulse rate checked at their local GP practice.

Act FAST during Stroke Awareness Month

South Lincolnshire Clinical Commissioning Group is supporting Stroke Awareness Month by encouraging residents to adopt a healthy lifestyle such as eating a healthy diet, taking regular exercise, drinking alcohol in moderation and not smoking as these can significantly reduce the risk of having a stroke.

National Walking Month

During May, which is National Walking Month, whether you decide to walk the kids to school, walk to work or simply head a bit further whilst taking the dog out, it all counts towards a healthy heart and healthier lifestyle by increasing energy, reducing stress and improving sleeping patterns.

South Lincolnshire GP Alliance Announced

GP practices in the South of Lincolnshire have formed an alliance which will see them work more closely on the provision of services for all patients registered at a number of practices in South and South West Lincolnshire Clinical Commissioning Group areas.