Home Health & Wellbeing

Health & Wellbeing

Crowborough news related to illness (physical and mental health), treatment and therapy. Local GP surgeries, pharmacies and Crowborough & Pembury Hospitals (nearest A&E) and the ambulance service plus other medical professionals in the area (osteopaths, chiropractors, podiatrists, health visitors, district nurses and midwives). High Weald Lewes Havens Clinical Commissioning Group. Local care homes. Inspections by the Care Quality Commission. Health prevention, obesity and fitness. Food hygiene. Support groups for medical conditions.

Beacon Medical Centre

Boots Pharmacy to close next month

Boots Pharmacy at Beacon GP Surgery in Crowborough will close in August.

Crowborough Covid-19 Deaths

Seven Crowborough people had lost their lives to Covid-19 by Mid-April, according to information just published by the Office for National Statistics.
Crowborough War Memorial Hospital

Threat of strike action at Crowborough Hospital averted

Update: Following recent talks, NHS Property Services have offered to exclude all staff who transferred from East Sussex Hospital Trust at community hospitals in Sussex from the...
Crowborough Hospital with Two Ambulances Outside

Friends of Crowborough Hospital comment on the recent reports by the CQC

Last week the Care Quality Commission (CQC) issued a series of reports following a major inspection of East Sussex Healthcare Trust.  Overall the NHS...
Change4Life NHS

How to drink less alcohol

Research suggests young people are likely to drink less if awareness campaigns focus on the benefits of not drinking and how it can be achieved. Pointing out...
The Herbert Protocol

Do you care for someone with dementia and worry they may go missing?

A new scheme to help find vulnerable missing people with dementia and related conditions is being adopted across Sussex. As part of Dementia Action Week,...

Parkinson’s expert to host event at Crowborough Care Home

Heather View care home is inviting people in Crowborough and the surrounding areas to a free event to find out more about living with...
Goldsmiths Recreation Ground sign entrance Eridge Road Crowborough

Improved leisure facilities in Wealden

Wealden District Council has approved plans to improve health and leisure facilities in Crowborough and Hailsham.
Crowborough Hospital Sept 17

Minor Injury Unit at Crowborough Hospital to close for 4-6 weeks

The Minor Injury Unit at Crowborough War Memorial Hospital will temporarily close for 4-6 weeks so that staff can be redeployed to help with the pandemic.

Study into preventing miscarriages

To try and understand the cause of recurrent pregnancy loss, women are being asked to take part in a study being carried out at Tunbridge Wells Hospital.