ALL 16 and 17-year-olds in the UK will start being offered a first dose of the Covid jab within weeks, after a recommendation from vaccine experts.
PLENTY of walk-in Covid-19 vaccinations at Towngate Theatre, Basildon from Thursday to Sunday this week
ABOUT one in three middle-aged people has multiple chronic health issues, a long-running British study suggests reports then BBC. The 1970 British Cohort Study has been periodically tracking the lives of about 17,000 people born in England, Scotland and Wales in a single week. Nearly 8,000 of them were surveyed for the University College London work, […]
THURROCK Council has welcomed the Secretary of State for Health’s decision that strong local arrangements already in place mean that health services in the East of England will not be changed along local authority boundary lines.
WHILE most of the remaining Covid restrictions may have been lifted, NHS staff in Thurrock are continuing to deliver a vaccination service in the borough.
A NEW intake of over 120 trainee doctors will help the local hospitals continue to provide excellent and safe care for all its patients.
THURROCK has one of the highest rates of death from lung cancer in the UK and some of the highest rates of smoking with over 10% of the local population labelled as smokers. The programme is one of the first to be rolled out as part the NHS Long Term Plan.
SUPERMARKET depot workers and food manufacturers will be exempt from quarantine rules as the government tries to prevent food supply problems. The move comes after the rising number of retail workers being forced to self-isolate was beginning to affect the availability of some products. The government said workers, regardless of vaccination status, could do daily […]
SUPERMARKETS Sainsbury’s, Iceland and Co-op have revealed they are suffering stock shortages as concerns grow about the impact of the so-called “pingdemic” reports Sky News. Sainsbury’s, Britain’s second biggest supermarket, said it “might not always have” products customers want while Iceland revealed it was also being hit and urged customers not to stockpile. Co-op said […]
FACE coverings must be worn on London’s transport network despite restrictions easing on 19 July, London’s mayor says reports the BBC. Sadiq Khan said he was not prepared to put Tube, tram and other transport users at risk by relaxing the rules on face coverings. Face masks have been mandatory on public transport for the […]
FREE flu vaccines will be offered this winter to children aged two to 16 in England, as well as people aged 50 and over or in “at-risk” groups, amid the double threat of Covid and influenza reports the BBC. Experts hope for a record-breaking rollout reaching more than 35 million people, including more teenagers than […]
PLENTY of walk-in Covid-19 vaccinations available at Thurrock Health Centre on Saturday 31 July Whilst most of the remaining Covid restrictions may have been lifted, NHS staff continue working hard to deliver the largest vaccination drive in our history. Anyone over 18 years of age is able to walk-in and get their 1st or 2nd […]
FROM Monday 19 July, the wearing of face coverings and visitor restrictions will remain unchanged at hospital sites across Mid and South Essex NHS Foundation Trust. This is to help keep patients and staff safe.
FUNDRAISING events have made a welcome return for Mid and South Essex Hospital’s Charity. The first event to make a comeback – the NHS Go Nuclear – was a real blast.
BECOMING a parent and welcoming a baby into the world should be one of the happiest moments in life. But for parents whose babies start life in neonatal care, those positive feelings of optimism and joy can quickly be replaced by doubt, worry and fear.
Plenty of walk-in Covid-19 vaccinations available at Stifford Clays Vaccination Hub, Chadwell Medical Centre and The Paddocks, Canvey Island
PLENTY of walk-in Covid-19 vaccinations available at Stifford Clays Vaccination Hub, Chadwell Medical Centre and The Paddocks, Canvey Island.
THE first weekend of July saw more than 1,000 people across mid and south Essex receive their COVID jab from a walk-in clinic.
Walk-In Covid-19 vaccinations available at Stifford Clays Vaccination Hub and Chadwell Medical Centre
ANYONE over 18 is able to walk-in and get their 1st or 2nd AstraZeneca or Pfizer jab at Stifford Clays Vaccination Hub and Chadwell Medical Centre over the coming days, without needing to book a time in advance.
THURROCK Council proudly raised the NHS flag at the Civic Offices today, Monday 5 July, to celebrate and commemorate frontline services.
Two local NHS GP’s who were on the frontline in the battle against COVID-19 at special service of commemoration on 73rd anniversary of NHS
THE service will recognise the contribution made by so many people to the pandemic response including most recently thevaccination programme.
ACTOR Ray Winstone joined the campaign support a skin cancer prevention campaign in mid and south Essex.
THURROCK’S deputy mayor has praised the Mid and South Essex NHS Foundation Trust for supporting events today (Monday, 28 June) when civic dignitaries joined hospital staff in an afternoon of picnics as part of Pride month.
ANYONE over 18 will be able to walk-in and get their jab at Thurrock Health Centre and Chadwell Medical Centre this coming weekend, without needing to book a time in advance.
TWO projects in Essex that have been improving patients’ lives during Covid-19 are now in the running for prestigious national awards.