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New online mental wellbeing hub for Surrey

A new online wellbeing hub has launched today enabling Surrey residents to access a range of mental health and emotional wellbeing sessions virtually from the comfort of their own home. Surrey Virtual Wellbeing is designed to become a one-stop-shop where those who require mental health or emotional wellbeing support can view, register and access online activities including vir ...

Midwives and maternity staff praised for Covid-19 response

Leading medical figures have applauded NHS maternity teams and midwives for providing on-going high quality care during the Covid-19 pandemic. Frimley Health and Care’s Medical Director and Director of Midwifery also urged new and expectant families to continue coming forward for routine checks and urgent advice. The praise came as the nation marked International Day of the M ...

Join the Mayathon challenge

A fitness challenge has been launched as part of a new wellbeing app to help people feel healthier, happier and more connected. Mayathon - available to download on the App store and Google Play- is designed to help users ‘buddy up’ virtually with a friend, family member or colleague to complete daily exercise. The sessions allow users to build streaks and win medals. It can b ...

Don't delay having cancer symptoms checked

A leading cancer clinician is backing national calls for people not to put off seeking help for cancer symptoms amidst fears of Covid-19. Dr Anant Sachdev is a GP in East Berkshire who plays a leading role in regional cancer care. He is advising people not to hesitate to get checked, as new research has revealed that nearly half of the public who responded to a national surve ...