A healthy mouth helps children to eat, speak, learn and smile

dental health

Children’s dental health was identified as a priority in the population health plan first unveiled in 2017. So what has changed in the last two years? A healthy mouth helps children to eat, speak, learn and smile. Baby teeth DO matter. Dental decay can lead to pain, sleepless nights, time … Read More

Do you need help getting to hospital?

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If you visited hospital recently, how did you get there? Most people drive, use public transport, or rely on the kindness of family and friends to get to their hospital appointments on time. But if you don’t have good access to transport it can mean missing out on health check-ups and routine … Read More

Childrens Mental Health Focus Group – 12th February

New focus group

Is Your child currently accessing or  previously used mental health and wellbeing services (CAMHS) in Bury? Healthwatch Bury want to hear about your experiences and would like to invite you to come along to a focus group to help improve local health and wellbeing services for children and young people. … Read More

Important information from the NHS to help you stay well this winter

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Important information from the NHS to help you stay well this winter Winter conditions can be seriously bad for our health, especially for people aged 65 or older, and people with long-term conditions such as COPD, bronchitis, emphysema, asthma, diabetes or heart or kidney disease. Being cold can raise the … Read More