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Transforming Care through Digital Solutions survey
Transforming Care through Digital Solutions survey
Do you want more control and choice on how NHS North West London caters to your health needs with the use of Digital Services? NHS North West London is focused on planning and designing health and care services around the very needs of you as an NWL resident, to ensure that you are able to get the right care, at the right time
Westminster had the highest number of quitters in any local authority
Westminster had the highest number of quitters in any local authority
The latest annual report from NHS Stop Smoking Services in England reports that Westminster has the highest number of people quitting smoking and the highest number of smoking quit attempts in any local authority of (11,248) per 100,000 smokers. And... it's not too late to join them
Launch of K&C Carers' Hub
Launch of K&C Carers' Hub
Come to the Kensington & Chelsea Carers Forum where Carers Network will be launching their new K&C Carers' Hub
Just an hour of exercise a week could prevent depression, study finds
Just an hour of exercise a week could prevent depression, study finds
In the largest ever study of its kind, analysis involving more than 30,000 adults revealed those who do not exercise are almost twice as likely - 44 per cent - to suffer with depression, compared to those who were exercising one to two hours a week.
Good night's sleep makes us happier than a pay rise
Good night's sleep makes us happier than a pay rise
Getting a good night's sleep has a greater impact on our happiness than getting a significant pay rise. The study also found that sexual satisfaction, health of relatives and feeling connected to the local community all impact our overall wellbeing.
Open Age wins prestigious learning award
Open Age wins prestigious learning award
Open Age has been chosen as the winner of the Festival of Learning Project award in the London and South East region. The award is for exceptional achievement in adult learning.
Launch events for new Carers' Hub Service
Launch events for new Carers' Hub Service
Carers Network will be will be holding special launch events to celebrate being awarded the contract to deliver the new carers' hub service in Hammersmith & Fulham, the City of Westminster and the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea.
Westminster's Health & Wellbeing Strategy
Westminster's Health & Wellbeing Strategy
Westminster's Health and Wellbeing Strategy has now been published and it's thanks to you and all other contributors for helping to shape it over the last year.
Online Breath Test from British Lung Foundation
Online Breath Test from British Lung Foundation
We all feel short of breath from time to time. That's healthy and normal. But sometimes it can be a sign of something more serious. British Lung Foundation's online breath test asks 10 simple questions to help you look after your lungs.
Men who get fit in middle age can halve their risk of strokes
Men who get fit in middle age can halve their risk of strokes
Middle-aged men who throw themselves into fitness can halve their risk of strokes, research suggests. Scientists said those with sedentary lifestyles had been able to transform their heart health in just seven years - protecting them three decades later.