Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Screening
There is a national programme to screen men. An invitation is sent to all men in their 65th year.
Any man aged 65 and older is entitled to be screened, if they have not previously been screened. If you wish to have this simple ultrasound examination, you can self-refer by telephone to 01784 884 859.
More information is on the website: www.aaa.screening.nhs.uk/screening
There is a national programme to screen women. An invitation is sent to all women over the age of 50 every 3 years. More information is available on this this website: www.nhs.uk/breastcancerscreening
Bowel Cancer Screening
Eligible patients that have missed their bowel cancer screening and no longer have their kit can request a new one from the Bowel Programme Hub on: Freephone - 0800 7076060
"Listen to Your Lungs" Campaign
A quick on-line test to see if your shortness of breath is significant. British Lung Foundation