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.

Tea for Tinnitus

New tinnitus support group in Crowborough

The first meeting of a new tinnitus support group in Crowborough coincides with a new fundraising campaign. "Tea for Tinnitus" is being run by the...

Pembury Hospital told it requires improvement

The Tunbridge Wells Hospital in Pembury has been told by the watchdog that intensive and critical care services are inadequate and all other services...
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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...

Have you had your health MOT?

Thousands of East Sussex residents have taken advantage of potentially life-saving health checks, according to latest figures. The free NHS Health Check is a mid-...

First baby born at Crowborough Birthing Centre

Baby Ruby helps celebrate Crowborough Birth Centre re-opening for births.

Hospital staff to receive dementia training

Staff working at Crowborough Hospital will be receiving specialist training in dementia care. Following an award of £20,155 by Health Education Kent, Surrey and Sussex...

Crowborough Leisure Centre to help tackle teenage obesity

Update: New 'Girls Get Fit' class for 14 to 18 yr olds.  Tuesday and Thursday 4.30pm from March.   Crowborough Leisure Centre now has specially trained...

Hospitals still require improvement

England’s Chief Inspector of Hospitals has told Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust that improvements still need to be made in relation to staff training,...

Clinical Commissioning Group has been shortlisted for a prestigious national award

NHS High Weald Lewes Havens Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) has been shortlisted for a prestigious national award. It is one of only six Clinical Commissioning...

Crowborough dementia research team recognised

A local mental health team has received an award from the National Institute for Health Research for the work they have done to make research available to dementia patients.