Measles Outbreak National Incident Declared

The UK is seeing a significant outbreak of measles. The UK Health Security Agency, which is part of the UK Government, has declared a national incident. You can read about the outbreak here: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-68028530 Two vaccinations are needed to fully protect you against Measles, mumps and Rubella. Measles is a highly contagious disease which is

World Antibiotic Awareness Week

This week is world antibiotoc awareness week!

Antibiotics are only effective against certain problems. They are not effective treatments for colds, flu or COIVD.

NHS England have developed a video for patients to watch which explains about Antimicrobial Resistance – something that can happen if antibiotics are used too much.

You can view the video below:

Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR)