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Health and wellbeing

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Advice and information helping you improve the health and wellbeing of you and your family.

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Drugs and alcohol health advice

Information about where to get help and advice, health risks, you have overdosed or become ill, been at risk of an overdose, finding needles or syringes, concerned about someone else, help for young people, pregnancy, how to tell if you drink too much and where to get help and health risks of drinking too much. 

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Mental health

Information for younger people, working age people and older people. 

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Stroke services

Services that are available for people that have had a stroke, what support groups there are and where to get further information.

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East Riding Healthwatch

Local Healthwatch will be a consumer champion for health and social care services in East Riding of Yorkshire. It is open to all; children and young people, adults, older people and those with disabilities.

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Young people

Advice on drugs and alcohol and sexual health.

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Joint health and social care

How to get help and support after a change in circumstance, how you can benefit, how are intermediate care services provided.

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Joint Strategic Needs Assessment (JSNA)

The Joint Strategic Needs Assessment (JSNA) describes the future health and wellbeing needs of the local population and the strategic direction of service delivery to meet those needs.

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Health and wellbeing

Public Health

Public Health is concerned with improving the health and wellbeing of local populations rather than treating diseases.

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Improving your health

Information about where to go for advice on stopping smoking, safer alcohol consumption, advice about drugs, healthy eating and managing weight, vaccinations and breastfeeding.

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NHS Health Checks

NHS Health Checks

Information about Health Checks, which are provided free of charge to East Riding adults aged 40 to 74 years old who have not previously been diagnosed with a long term condition, such as heart disease, liver disease, diabetes, chronic kidney disease and high blood pressure.

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