Swindon Clinical Commissioning Group is responsible for buying health services for Swindon, Shrivenham and the surrounding area. Our mission is To optimise the health of the people of Swindon and Shrivenham.
Why we're different
- Decisions are made by GPs and doctors who are involved in the local community
- We focus on Swindon and the surrounding area
- Decisions are informed by detailed reviews of the needs of our local community
The next meeting of the Swindon Group of Diabetes UK will be held on Tuesday 6 October 2015 at 7.30 pm at the Broadgreen Centre, Salisbury Street, Swindon.
Details of the November meeting can now be confirmed as a presentation by Sudheer Dhanireddy from the Ophthalmology Department at the Great Western Hospital on "Diabetic Retinopathy - what it is, how it is avoid, what the consequences are and available treatments". Further details to follow in due course.
Research shows smokers are 67% more likely to quit if their partner also stops smoking and 36% more likely to quit if a friend stops.
Smokers across the country are being urged to sign up to Stoptober, the country’s 28-day mass quit attempt from Public Health England (PHE), to receive support and encouragement every step of the way from some of the nation’s top comedians.