Every year, Wear it Pink Day raise over £2 million during Breast Cancer Awareness Month, by asking people to wear something pink and donate whatever they can. In 2013, the nation came together to raise a whopping £2.1 million. Pink Day – Why October? The pink ribbon, the international symbol for breast cancer awareness, and Breast... Read More
Protecting your child against Flu this Winter This year, two, three and four year-olds are being offered a vaccine against flu. The nasal flu vaccine will be offered to all children aged 2 to 4 from October 2014. 5 reasons to get your child vaccinated: 1) Nasal spray vaccine to protect children aged two years... Read More
Flu vaccination by injection, commonly known as the Flu Jab is available every year on the NHS to protect adults (and some children) at risk of flu and its complications. Flu can be unpleasant, but if you are otherwise healthy it will usually clear up on its own within a week. How the Flu Jab helps... Read More
Please find the Annual Patient Questionnaire results for both Riverside Retford, and Riverside Harworth below: You can view a report for our National Patient Questionnaire Results on NHS Choices by clicking here.
Influenza immunisation has grown to become a major public health programme, delivering around 15 million doses of vaccine in a few weeks every autumn. The influenza vaccine has been shown to prevent or improve influenza and reduce complications, hospital admissions and deaths. Again this year the Government’s aim is to offer influenza vaccine to everyone... Read More