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2015

Staying in touch in later life

Published: 29 July 2015

There are many reasons why people can start to feel lonely or isolated as they get older - after retirement or the loss of a loved one, because social circles tend to shrink as we get older, or because of problems with health and mobility. Indeed, not everyone who is isolated or lonely is necessarily an older person. .. (read more)

Be clear on breast cancer in women aged 70 and over

Published: 24 July 2015

Women aged 70 or over should be more aware of the symptoms of breast cancer and see their GP without delay if they have any concerns say Clinical Commissioning Groups within North West London. Research from Public Health England shows that, .. (read more)

Healthier North West London newsletter

Published: 14 July 2015

The Spring edition of Healthier North West London newsletter is now available here , with updates on the latest developments in health and care services across North West London. There have been so .. (read more)

Stay cool, stay safe during the heatwave

Published: 01 July 2015

With “heatwave” conditions in London this week, residents of Hammersmith & Fulham are advised to stay safe in the sun, and to keep an eye out for the more vulnerable. High temperatures can be dangerous, especially for older people, youn .. (read more)

BBC Radio 4 You and Yours show host GP James Cavanagh

Published: 01 July 2015

Hammersmith and Fulham GP James Cavanagh talks to BBC Radio 4 You and Yours show at 12:30pm on Thursday 2 nd July about how gardening can help patients in feeling less isolated and help in their recovery from conditions such stroke. .. (read more)