Health

Our health section provides general advice on a wide range of key issues most people are facing. As well as useful information, advice and links, you will find case studies and personal experiences shared by other beneficiaries.

You can contact the Health & Wellbeing team for confidential advice and support on all aspects of your health on 01480 474074 or email.

Ears – Hearing

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Find out about hearing problems and equipment that may help

 

Eyes

eyes

Read about laser eye surgery and the benefits it can bring

 

Falls & Balance Awareness

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Become aware of why you can fall and how you can help prevent this

 

Health Appointments

 

primary care professionals, GPs

Learn how to make the most of health appointments to get the best care

 

Hip Pain – Hip Replacement

hip pain

Find out more about the causes of hip pain and how to manage it

 

Pain

 

pain

Understand the potential causes of pain and how to help manage it

Sleep Apnoea

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Dr Susan Brennan explains what Sleep Apnoea is and how it can be treated

Teeth

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Dr Julian Leiner explains what dental implants are and how they are fitted

Your Health

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Keep healthy and become aware of key issues that can affect anyone

Health & Wellbeing Factsheets

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See all our Health & Wellbeing factsheets for more information