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Next week is #FallsPreventionWeek & events are happening all over to Cumbria for advice, sloppy slipper exchanges & more! View the Cumbria County Councilwebsite to find an event near you: http://ow.ly/A17Y30lULSeNorth Cumbria University Hospitals NHS Trust


Record number of staff at CPFT get their flu jab

Press Release Record number of staff at CPFT get their flu jab

The flu vaccination is the best way to protect yourself and those around you from the flu virus

Alternatives to A&E

Press Release Alternatives to A&E

For people in South Cumbria, the Primary Care Assessment Service, PCAS, is an alternative to A&E

New year, new you. Time to move off the couch!

Press Release New year, new you. Time to move off the couch!

The public are being urged to consider eating well and exercising more

Modern life responsible for ‘worrying’ health in middle age

Press Release Modern life responsible for ‘worrying’ health in middle age

Public Health England urges adults to consider steps to improve their health

Be prepared this Christmas: Health advice and support

Press Release Be prepared this Christmas: Health advice and support

Advice on self-care and what services to use for your needs over the Christmas period, including local pharmacy opening times.

Public asked to choose wisely before using A&E services this Christmas

Public asked to choose wisely before using A&E services this Christmas

NCUH are asking the public to only use A&E for serious or life-threatening emergencies during their busiest time of the year

A poem about loneliness

A poem about loneliness

By Jane Smith, Lead Governor

Online guidance available to help poorly children over the festive season

Online guidance available to help poorly children over the festive season

New advice online for parents when they are unsure of whether to treat their childs symtoms at home or seek medical advice

Plan ahead for better health this festive season

Plan ahead for better health this festive season

People living in Cumbria are being urged to prepare for the festive season and make sure they have any necessary medicines to hand