Better Health Exeter are hosting a variety of speakers from the NHS who will provide workshops on specific issues such as sleep or general well-being. Refreshments will be available from … [continue] Free Workshops in Exeter.
May is coeliac disease awareness month. Coeliac disease is a condition where your immune system attacks tissues in the body when gluten is eaten. Coeliac disease is caused by an … [continue] Coeliac Disease Awareness Month
All the staff at Isca Medical Practice would like to wish all of our patients a very happy and healthy Easter.
Austism is a learning disability and those diagnosed with autism may act slightly differently to other people. People with Autism may: find it hard to communicate and interact with other … [continue] April – Autism Awareness Month
Sometimes certain information is shared with pharmaceutical, hospital and university researchers to help better and improve services within the NHS. examples of this may include how many patients are on … [continue] Opting out of your data being shared
Devon Public Health, have teamed up with Libraries Unlimited across the south west to offer free baby self-weighing facilities in private areas of 16 libraries across Devon during the Bounce … [continue] Baby weighing facilities at the library
March is Ovarian Cancer Month. Ovarian cancer affects the ovaries that store eggs in order to reproduce. Symptoms of ovarian cancer could include: A swollen tummy or feeling bloated. Tenderness … [continue] Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month
March is brain tumour awareness month. A brain tumour is a growth of cells that grows in the brain, in an abnormal and uncontrollable way. Symptoms of a brain tumour … [continue] Brain Tumour Awareness Month
Please ensure you attend your routine cervical screening appointments. This is extremely important as it checks the health of the women’s cervix. This is conducted in primary care.
Women will be receiving letters in the next few weeks to invite them in for mammograms. This screening is extremely important to rule out cancers that are too small to … [continue] Women’s Breast Screening
Monday 17th January is Brew Monday. This means that if you are feeling a little bit low, or perhaps just not quite yourself. Why don’t you call a friend and … [continue] Brew Monday
January is Love your liver month. Did you know that Liver disease is one of the most common forms of diseases in the United Kingdom, and once someone has it, … [continue] January is Love your liver month.
We would like to wish all our patients here at Isca Medical Practice a happy new year. We hope that 2022 brings good health and happiness. Please remember in the … [continue] Happy New Year
All the staff at Isca Medical Practice would like to wish you a very happy and healthy Christmas. Please continue to wash your hands regularly, have windows open for ventilation … [continue] Merry Christmas
We have a short clinic on the 11th January for over 65 flu vaccines. If you have not had your flu vaccine and you are over 65, please contact the … [continue] Over 65 Flu Clinic
Due to delays in vaccine delivery unfortunately, we will not be able to offer flu clinics until the middle of November for those under 65
You may receive texts or letters inviting you for a shingles vaccination if you are eligible. Please see the poster on the attached link for more details and who is … [continue] Shingles Vaccination
October is breast cancer awareness month, Have a look at the symptoms and see what symptoms to look out for.