April 2019

Let the garden grow

Added on 29 April 2019, in Blog - Blog / Choose well

Keen gardener Mandy Pell, pharmaceutical advisor for NHS Kernow, shares her top tips for treating minor sprains and strains.

New self-care app giving people with COPD control over their condition

Added on 25 April 2019, in News - General news / Long term conditions

People with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) have said a new app is giving them confidence and control.

A day in the life of a nurse in the minor injuries unit

Added on 18 April 2019, in Blog - Blog / Choose well

Behind the scenes of a minor injury unit.

Help us crack this Easter by using the right NHS service

Added on 17 April 2019, in News - Choose well / General news

Don’t spend your bank holiday waiting in the emergency department to get sprains, strains and broken bones fixed.

Don’t forget your meds this Easter

Added on 11 April 2019, in Blog - Blog / Choose well / Prescribing

Georgina Praed shares some info to help you if you take regular medication and tips on how to avoid running out over the Easter break.

Decision made to extend Sanctuary House mental health respite service

Added on 4 April 2019, in News - General news / Mental health

NHS Kernow and Cornwall Council have agreed to extend funding for a mental health respite service near Liskeard for up to 3 years.

Mum saved from developing deadly diabetes backs free NHS course

Added on 1 April 2019, in News - General news / Long term conditions

A mum who joined a free NHS prevention programme is so thankful that she is supporting others who face the serious condition.