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Flu
10th Sep

Flu Jab Season

It’s that time of year again, Flu jab season is upon us! 🤧💉
 
We have been working together with Solihull Healthcare Partnership and this year will be using the Monkspath Vaccination site to help with delivering the jab to our patients.
 
Clinics will begin late September and run through October on Weekends to help everyone get protected for winter 💪❄️
 
Invitations will be sent shortly to all eligible patients, so please make sure your contact details are up to date ☎️ Texts messages will be sent to those with mobile numbers so just follow the link provided. If you do not have a mobile or a smart phone then you will be contacted directly to book. Please do not contact the surgery.
Blood pressure
8th Sep

Know Your Numbers Week

It's Know your Numbers week!! (6th-12th September)
There is a great importance of knowing and monitoring your blood pressure!
6 million people in the UK have high blood pressure and don’t know it, which can have big impacts of your health.
We have blood pressure machines at each of our surgeries which are available for you to use, simply pop in and follow the instructions, ask a member of the team if you need assistance!
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Birmingham and Solihull CCG have compiled some helpful resources and information about blood pressure and how it an impact your heart health ❤️
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What can you do to help lower your blood pressure?
 
🍎 Eat more fruit and vegetables
🧂 Eat less salt
🍺 Only drink alcohol in moderation
👍 Lose weight if you need to
🤸‍♀️ Be active
🚬 Stop smoking
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This is supplemented by the Blood Pressure @home programme, which has allocated a number of home blood pressure monitors to CCGs to help support patients to monitor their blood pressure at home. If you’d like to understand what is happening in your area, please go to our FutureNHS workspace (login required) to find your local contacts. 
 
Every Mind Matters
4th Aug

Every Mind Matters

It's Time to Talk Day and a good time to ask yourself how you've been feeling lately.
Check in with the #EveryMindMatters Mind Plan Quiz to get your free NHS mental health plan: nhs.uk/oneyou/every-mind-matters/your-mind-plan-quiz/
4th Aug

If I die, it will be your fault

Please be aware of how your words and action affect others. In a world where you can be anything, be kind. Please see tha campaign here

Active
4th Aug

Keep Kids Active This Summer

Want to keep the kids active this summer holiday?
Change4Life have some brilliant SHAKE UP videos and games featuring their favourite Disney stars from...
Frozen, Toy Story, Marvel & Many more!!