Darlaston Family Practice becomes a Domestic Abuse Aware Practice

Behind the scenes of a general practice

Come and meet the team. Did you know that, in addition to your GP, there are other health professionals in […]

Prevent shingles, a common, painful skin disease

The eligibility for a free NHS Shingles vaccine has changed from the 1st of September 2023 The Shingles vaccine helps […]

MMR and Measles

Since the introduction of the measles vaccine in 1968 it is estimated that 20 million measles cases and 4,500 deaths […]

Better Health: Every Mind Matters

The World Health Organisation recognises World Mental Health Day on 10 October every year. Looking after your mental health There are little […]

NHS winter flu and covid vaccine

Those eligible will now be offered a covid vaccine from 11 September, in line with the latest expert guidance on […]

NHS Low Income Scheme (LIS)

If you have a low income, you may be able to get help with NHS costs through the NHS Low […]

Don’t ignore your cervical screening invite

If you’ve been invited for cervical screening, we hope you’ll choose to have it. Cervical screening saves lives because it […]

Seasonal health: how to cope in hot weather

Most of us welcome hot weather, but when it’s too hot, there are health risks. During heatwaves, more people than […]

Don’t let the thought of cancer play on your mind

If something in your body doesn’t feel right, and you are worried you might have cancer, speak to your doctor. Most […]