What to do if you feel unwell this Christmas

We wish you a safe, healthy and happy Christmas break this year! We are pleased to share that our practice will be open from 0800-2000 every day, including Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years' day. You can access appointments by calling 111 who can also give you advice if you feel unwell. There is … Continue reading What to do if you feel unwell this Christmas

Housing Letters

If you are making a housing application, you do not need delay your application or incur charges by requesting a housing letter from the practice. Any medical assessment can be done by the the Hounslow Council. You are request this online. If you need to access your medical records, please contact reception with your ID … Continue reading Housing Letters

Medication Alert – BUCCOLAM 2.5 mg, 5 mg, 7.5 mg and 10 mg Oromuscosal Solution Pre-filled Syringes

BUCCOLAM 2.5 mg, 5 mg, 7.5 mg and 10 mg Oromuscosal Solution Pre-filled Syringes   Shire has distributed the Direct Healthcare Professional Communication (DHCP) attached due to reports that the translucent tip-cap sometimes remains on the syringe tip when pulling the red cap off, as shown in the DHCP diagrams.   If this occurs, the … Continue reading Medication Alert – BUCCOLAM 2.5 mg, 5 mg, 7.5 mg and 10 mg Oromuscosal Solution Pre-filled Syringes

9 ways to prevent dementia

One in three cases of dementia could be potentially prevented by targeting nine risk factors, including continuing education in early life, reducing hearing loss in mid-life, and stopping or reducing smoking. Such prevention requires public health interventions, as well as individual action. Acting now will vastly improve life for people with dementia and their families, … Continue reading 9 ways to prevent dementia

Prevention & early signs of dementia

Here is some advice from Bilal Dunoo, who presented at our dementia event recently. Prevention / Early signs / Services available Dementia encompasses a range of Brain disorders characterised by a gradual decline of the brain functions, it is incurable and slowly interferes with person’s ability to carry out normal tasks of daily living. I … Continue reading Prevention & early signs of dementia