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Surrey libraries are hosting a series of awareness events for those with dementia and their carers throughout June, July, September and October.  Find out what's on in your area...

More than half of all children and adults with a burn injury do not receive appropriate first aid at the scene.  While most burns are usually minor, and do not require specialist treatment, it is important that you know what to do if you, or a friend or family member, suffer a burn.

It’s never too late to make some healthy changes to your diet and One You is here to help.

Public Health England is relaunching the national "Act FAST" stroke campaign, working closely with the Stroke Association. The campaign aims to raise awareness of the symptoms of stroke and to encourage people who recognise any single one of the symptoms of stroke, in themselves or others, to call 999 immediately.

Download the Be Food Smart app from Change4Life to help make you and your family healthier

One You

04/01/17

Did you know that many of the illnesses, aches and pains that people experience as they get older can be prevented? 70% of what most people put down to ageing is actually linked to their lifestyle.

Winters have been mild recently, but around 500 people in still die in Surrey each year because of winter. Our GPs and Emergency Departments become very busy around this time, making it important for you to be prepared, especially for the holiday season. For helpful tips and pharmacy opening times over Christmas and New Year.

Quit51, the stop smoking provider for Surrey, is encouraging smokers to pledge to quit smoking this Christmas for their family and loved ones and “Give the Gift of their Good Health”.

Smokers in Surrey are being urged to take part in Stoptober – the mass quitting challenge from Public Health England starting on 1st October – and join the nearly 15 million people who have already quit.

The award-winning Safe Haven concept, providing people experiencing a mental health crisis with professional out of hours support, is now available across Surrey.

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