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Meetings To Be Held In Public This January – You’re Invited!

Durham Dales, Easington and Sedgefield (DDES) CCG and North Durham CCG are working increasingly closely together.  The two CCGs work in partnership with the same main providers of health services and together cover the same geographical area as Durham County … Continue reading

North Durham Pharmacy Opening Times Over Christmas

If you become unwell over the festive period, your pharmacy is a great place to visit for professional advice on ailments such as coughs and colds. Make sure you know the opening times! North Durham Pharmacy Opening Times

Meeting To Be Held In Public – You’re Invited

Durham Dales, Easington and Sedgefield (DDES) CCG and North Durham CCG are working increasingly closely together.  The two CCGs work in partnership with the same main providers of health services and together cover the same geographical area as Durham County … Continue reading

Durham Patients Warned About Antibiotic Resistance

 Durham patients have been warned about the potentially deadly consequences of antibiotic resistance. Antibiotic resistance has risen to dangerously high levels across the world and misuse of antibiotics in humans and animals is accelerating the process. A growing number of … Continue reading

Event to Mark World Diabetes Day in Durham

Durham and Darlington patients can learn more about type 2 diabetes when the NHS visit Durham City Centre for World Diabetes Day on November 14. There are estimated to be more than four million people living with type two diabetes … Continue reading

NHS to Host World Diabetes Day Event in Durham

Durham and Darlington patients have been urged to make lifestyle changes to both manage and prevent type two diabetes in the run up to World Diabetes Day on Wednesday November 14. On the day there will be an NHS stand … Continue reading

Meetings To Be Held In Public: You’re Invited!

Durham Dales, Easington and Sedgefield (DDES) CCG and North Durham CCG are working increasingly closely together.  The two CCGs work in partnership with the same main providers of health services and together cover the same geographical area as Durham County … Continue reading

Update for Durham patients with wet age-related macular degeneration (AMD)

It’s your choice If you’ve been diagnosed with wet age-related macular degeneration (‘wet AMD’), the NHS can offer a range of treatments for your condition. Following a recent case at the high court in London, the NHS in our region … Continue reading

Tell us YOUR views on stroke rehabilitation services

If you have recently experienced a stroke or are a family member or carer for someone who has, we would like to hear from you. County Durham and Darlington Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) and County Durham and Darlington Foundation Trust … Continue reading

NHS to save millions following legal battle with drug companies

The NHS in the North East and North Cumbria has today won a landmark legal battle against two multinational drug companies that will save the tax payer millions of pounds in the treatment of the biggest cause of age related … Continue reading