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Summerfield Healthcare launches orthopaedic hand and wrist service

We are delighted to announce an expansion of our healthcare provision by launching a new orthopaedic hand and wrist service.

Back Care Awareness Week – you don’t have to suffer in silence!

Back pain can be a real misery – which is why it’s important to get it checked out and treated as soon as possible.

National Cholesterol Month – a great incentive to book a blood test!

October is National Cholesterol Month – a whole month dedicated to raising awareness and offering advice about the health dangers associated with high cholesterol.

Summerfield Healthcare’s exclusive offer as part of Shrewsbury Half Marathon sponsorship

The Shrewsbury Half Marathon takes place on Sunday, October 10th and we are delighted to be part of the event as one of the sponsors.

When should I be concerned about memory problems

ness, memory problems, not being able to recall the information you are trying to grasp….it can be difficult to know whether these things are a normal part of aging or whether you, or family and friends, should be seeking help.

Summerfield Healthcare expands minor surgery services

At Summerfield Healthcare we believe you shouldn’t have to wait for the treatment you need – which is why we have expanded our minor surgery offerings.

High blood pressure and keeping it in check!

Do you know what your blood pressure reading should be? If not, it would be a good idea to find out because an estimated six million people in the UK have high blood pressure and don’t know it!

Summerfield Healthcare tackling blood testing shortages

A current shortage of blood test tubes is having a serious impact on the ability of the NHS to provide blood testing across the country. It’s a worrying situation, but it’s important for us to reassure people that they can still obtain a blood test with Summerfield Healthcare as we are fully stocked up on blood test vials.

Skin growths and peace of mind

Having seborrheic keratosis on your face or body is increasingly common and, whilst it isn’t necessarily something to be concerned about, it’s look-alike cousin, Melanoma, could be skin cancer.

Running the month to raise funds for Prostate Cancer research

July was a very hot month to take on the challenge of running 26.2 miles to raise money for charity.

But the Summer temperatures – which reached 34 on July 18th (the hottest day of the year) did not stop Summerfield Healthcare CQC manager Paul from completing his marathon challenge for Prostate Cancer UK.

Long COVID: How to spot it and what action to take

One of the major concerns about the present pandemic is Long COVID – a condition which involves long-term symptoms that can last for weeks or months after initially contracting the disease.

We are supporting Group B Strep Awareness Month – why not join us?

July is a very important month for the world’s leading charity fighting to eradicate Group B Strep (GBS) infection in babies. Group B Strep Support (GBSS) is an amazing organisation and one we at Summerfield Healthcare support with annual donations.