Help is on hand this bank holiday

For many, the August bank holiday is the last chance to enjoy what is left of the British summer, but whatever your plans, don’t let falling ill ruin your long weekend. NHS North Kirklees and NHS Greater Huddersfield CCGs are reminding people that a number of local...

Response to the Secretary of State

On May 10 2018, the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care wrote to NHS England, NHS Improvement, Calderdale and Greater Huddersfield CCGs and the Joint Overview and Scrutiny Committee in relation to the proposed reconfiguration of hospital and community...

Tell us what you think about intermediate care

Please note that the final day for completion of the surveys is now 3 September 2018. NHS North Kirklees and NHS Greater Huddersfield Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) are working with Kirklees Council to improve local intermediate care services. Intermediate care...

Get hay fever help and advice from your pharmacist

During the hay fever season, people who suffer from the allergy are being encouraged to visit their local pharmacy – rather than their GP – for help and advice. You don’t need a prescription for hay fever tablets, eye drops or nasal sprays as these items can all...

Tips on how to stay safe and enjoy the warm weather

It’s always nice to enjoy the sun and hot weather, but it’s vital that you and your family stay safe as well. Hot weather can cause the following problems: dehydration (not having enough water) overheating, which can make symptoms worse for people who already have...