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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.

Hospice propose ‘cottage hospices’ to care for terminally ill patients

Hospice in the Weald based at Pembury is proposing to open a string of Cottage Hospices to give terminally ill patients access to expert...

New NHS Trust provides community healthcare in Crowborough

From Sunday (1st November) Sussex Community NHS Trust will provide adult community services including district nursing, the minor injuries unit and intermediate care beds...

Parents advised to limit children’s snacks

Families across East Sussex are being encouraged to get their New Year off to a healthy start by reducing the amount of sugar they...

Missing Crowborough man has been found

Sussex Police have confirmed that missing Crowborough man Christopher Webb has been found. They thank people for their assistance.
Crowborough War Memorial Hospital

New morning-after Pill

A new morning-after pill which can be taken up to five days after unprotected sex is now available to women in East Sussex. The EllaOne...

Group which commissions health services in our area to form an alliance

The High Weald Lewes Havens Clinical Commissioning Group, which plans and buys primary health services in our area, has formed an alliance with three adjoining Groups in Sussex,...
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Proposals to save almost £10 million from the adult social care budget

A consultation has been launched to give service-users, residents and partners the opportunity to comment on the impact of the proposals. The launch follows approval...
Crowborough Hospital with Two Ambulances Outside

Survey of maternity services in East Sussex

East Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust which runs maternity services in the county is undertaking a user survey to help gain a greater understanding of...

Nearest stroke centre likely to be over 40 minutes away

The NHS in Kent and Medway have now published their preferred option for three new specialist ‘hyper acute stroke units’.  They are proposing that the...

Award-winning film to be screened at free dementia awareness event in Crowborough

An award-winning documentary will be screened at a free event to promote understanding and awareness of dementia, hosted by NHS High Weald Lewes Havens...