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Stithians pub serves up support vaccine roll-out

Added on 14 April 2021, in News - COVID-19 vaccine

A pub in Stithians has proved there are no half measures when it comes to supporting Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly vaccination roll-out.

JCVI statement on use of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine

Added on 8 April 2021, in News - COVID-19 vaccine

The JCVI has advised that it is preferable for adults aged under 30 with no underlying health conditions to be offered an alternative to the Oxford/AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine where available.

Community pharmacy minor ailment service changes

Added on 31 March 2021, in News - Choose well / General news

From 1 April, changes are being made to the types of treatments available on prescription through the minor ailment service.

Support for residents as shielding stops

Added on 31 March 2021, in News - Coronavirus

Wellbeing and mental health support is available to help clinically extremely vulnerable residents get back out into the community.

Dr Paul Cook appointed as NHS Kernow’s new chair

Added on 23 March 2021, in News - General news

A family doctor and mental health champion has been appointed as NHS Kernow Clinical Commissioning Group’s new chairman.

Cornwall reaches significant milestone with COVID vaccine

Added on 19 March 2021, in News - COVID-19 vaccine

Lifesaving COVID-19 vaccinations have been administered to over a quarter of a million people in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly.

Residents in Cornwall step up to support biggest vaccination programme

Added on 18 March 2021, in News - COVID-19 vaccine

Volunteers have joined the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic by supporting NHS staff at Cornwall’s mass vaccination centres.

NHS Kernow’s Amanda Pell has spades of health tips for gardeners

Added on 17 March 2021, in Blog - Choose well

Amanda Pell is NHS Kernow’s senior pharmaceutical advisor. In this blog she shares her top tips for healthy gardening.

Keep Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly in eggcellent health this Easter

Added on 15 March 2021, in News - Choose well

Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly’s health and care staff are asking people to not drop their guard against the COVID virus and help keep everyone in eggcellent health this Easter.

New service to support parents to stop smoking during pregnancy and beyond

Added on 10 March 2021, in News - Public health

EHPIC brings together everyone who can help you stop smoking. Find out which services are available and get the support you need.