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London’s NHS launches new childhood immunisation campaign

Parents are being urged to ensure their children are fully vaccinated against measles, mumps and rubella as the NHS in London launches a new drive to increase uptake of the vaccine which provides protection against these highly infectious diseases. The NHS provides the measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) vaccine to children as part of their […]

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London’s top doctor urges people to get COVID Spring booster jab

The capital’s top doctor is urging the most vulnerable Londoners to book their COVID-19 Spring booster vaccination this month, to reduce the risk of falling seriously ill. The renewed appeal comes nearly two months after the NHS began the latest phase of its COVID vaccination programme, offering people aged 75 and over, older adult care […]

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London’s NHS Staff Recognised In Historic Jubilee Honours

London NHS staff across dentistry, physiotherapy, social care and occupational therapy have been recognized alongside dozens of healthcare staff in the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Honours List. NHS staff, including GPs, nurses and midwives across the country have also been honoured in the landmark awards, celebrating 70 years of the Queen’s service. Andrew Ridley, Regional Director […]

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More than 80,000 Londoners helped by NHS Diabetes Prevention Programme

Nearly 84,000 Londoners now have a reduced chance of developing Type 2 diabetes thanks to the world leading NHS Diabetes Prevention Programme (NHS DPP), which launched in 2016. Prevention is a key part of the NHS Long Term Plan, which set out a major expansion of the Diabetes Prevention Programme. With almost 750,000 people at […]

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