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Please browse these pages for information on the range of services available at Thornley House Medical Centre and to locate useful health information available on the internet for you and your family.
Remember - you can now access a some services online including booking and reviewing your appointments and being able to order repeat prescriptions. Many of our patients are also now accessing their GP-held medical records which helps them to take a more active role in their own care.
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UK Health news from the BBC
NICE conflicts of interests claim
A group of leading doctors and researchers has called on MPs to investigate potential conflicts of interest at the medicines watchdog, NICE.
Mentally ill put in police cells
Too many people in the middle of a mental health crisis end up locked in police cells after being turned away from hospitals, says a report.
Schools 'should check kids' teeth'
Schools and nurseries need to step in to tackle the worrying trend of tooth decay in children, says the advisory body, NICE.
Ebola serum for Africa 'in weeks'
Treatments to tackle the Ebola outbreak in West Africa should become available in the coming weeks and months, says the World Health Organization.
Man walks again after transplant
A paralysed man becomes the first in the world to walk again following a pioneering therapy which involved transplanting cells from his nose into his severed spinal cord.