Abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) screening is a way of detecting asymptomatic swelling (aneurysm) of the aorta.
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From Tuesday 30th August 2022, Coventry and Warwickshire Partnership NHS Trust will no longer be accepting postal referrals into adult mental health services.
Breastfeeding is a great way to get your baby off to the best start.
Support, resources and wellbeing help for carers developed in collaboration between Carers, NHS healthcare teams, CCGs, Local Authorities and the University of Warwick
Information for Carers in Coventry and Rugby
Children & Young People’s Occupational Therapy Service (Coventry) / Integrated Disability Service (Warwickshire)
Formerly Child Development Service (CDS)
Detailed information and referral processes for contraception and sexual health advice (now including psychosexual counselling for Coventry patients)
General resources at a glance
GEH Covid Vaccination Clinic for Complex Reactions
Personalised support to reduce their risk of Type 2 diabetes including education on healthy eating and lifestyle, help to lose weight and physical exercise programmes
Domestic violence includes physical, emotional and sexual abuse in couple relationships or between family members.
Support services for adults and families who are impacted by drugs or alcohol.
Early Intervention services for young people displaying risky behaviours around relationships and sexual health.
Whatever your age, there's strong scientific evidence that being physically active can help you lead a healthier and even happier life.
Faecal Immunochemical Testing FIT testing - Sensitive Faecal Occult Blood Testing available for lower gastrointestinal symptoms that do not meet immediate 2WW referral criteria
Where children, young people and their families can go when in need of help and support.
Family Nurse Partnership - a support programme for young first time parents
Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) is the partial or total removal of external female genitalia for nonmedical reasons. It is also known as female circumcision, cutting or sunna.
FIT FANS is a free 12-week health programme for men aged 25 – 65 who have a BMI above 28 provided in association with Sky Blues in the Community
Flu is a common infectious viral illness spread by coughs and sneezes.
Unlocking the abundant pre-existing resources in communities and helping them build resilience and grow protective networks for their members
About Health Visitors and the Health Visiting Service
Government advice on management of vulnerable patients in heatwave situations.
About the Coroner Service
Working with homelessness - guidance for GP receptionists in primary care Identifying and working with patients who are homeless (information courtesy of Pathway)
HURDLE is a charitable support service dedicated to reducing the number of children being taken into care each year
A project that seeks to alleviate loneliness in over 50s through at-home befriending
Medtronic Micra Transcatheter Pacing System (TPS) is a leadless pacing system implanted directly into the heart
Resources to support primary healthcare provision for migrant populations from Public Health England
Infectious diseases are disorders caused by organisms — such as bacteria, viruses, fungi or parasites.
Good nutrition is vital for good health and wellbeing.
Perinatal mental health problems are those which occur during pregnancy or in the first year following the birth of a child
Complications of chicken pox in pregnancy include severe maternal varicella and congenital varicella syndrome.
There is a higher than expected national increase in notifications of invasive group A streptococcus (iGAS) and scarlet fever. Scarlet fever and iGAS infection are both notifiable diseases
About School Nursing. School nurses work across education and health, providing a link between school, home and the community.
SARCs offer free and confidential support and information to anyone from the age of 5 who has been affected by sexual violence.
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People with severe and enduring mental health conditions are much more likely to smoke and inhale more aggressively.
Social prescribing is a way of linking patients in primary care with sources of support within the community. It provides GPs with a non-medical referral option that can operate alongside existing treatments to improve health and well-being - University of York
The use of Cancer Research UK facilitators and resources to improve early detection rates
Tongue-tie affects some babies with a tight piece of skin between the underside of their tongue and the floor of their mouth which may interfere with breast feeding.
Cold homes have a significant impact on people's health. One of the best ways of keeping yourself well during winter is to stay warm.
Developing healthy eating habits while using tips that will keep us fuller longer can be useful tools in weight management.
Weight management is a long-term approach to a healthy lifestyle.
Signposting referral options for management of obesity
Zika virus disease is mainly spread by mosquitoes.