202020Mar

Self-Managing your Condition

Due to the coronavirus situation the practice has to limit and prioritise our service. We would ask you to self-manage your condition if possible using guidance from 111 online, and please see below various links that will be able to give you more information.

Anxiety:

https://youngminds.org.uk/blog/what-to-do-if-you-re-anxious-about-coronavirus/

https://www.mind.org.uk/information-support/coronavirus-and-your-wellbeing/

Asthma:

https://www.asthma.org.uk/advice/triggers/coronavirus-covid-19/

Cancer:

https://breastcancernow.org/about-us/media/statements/advice-coronavirus-people-cancer

https://www.cclg.org.uk/Coronavirus-advice

Diabetes:

https://www.google.co.uk/amp/s/www.diabetes.org.uk/about_us/news/coronavirus%3famp.

https://trend-uk.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/A5_T1Illness_TREND_FINAL.pdf

https://trend-uk.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/A5_T2Illness_TREND.pdf

https://jdrf.org.uk/coronavirus-covid-19-information-for-people-living-with-type-1-diabetes/

Epilepsy:

https://www.epilepsysociety.org.uk/news/epilepsy-and-coronavirus-09-03-2020#.XnD_g8CnyEc

Heart/Circulatory Disease:

https://www.bhf.org.uk/informationsupport/heart-matters-magazine/news/coronavirus-and-your-health

HIV:

https://www.tht.org.uk/news/coronavirus-covid-19

Inflammatory Bowel Disease:

https://www.crohnsandcolitis.org.uk/news/updated-wuhan-novel-coronavirus-advice

Kidney Disease (including Dialysis):

https://www.kidneycareuk.org/news-and-campaigns/coronavirus-advice/

Liver Disease and Liver Transplant:

https://britishlivertrust.org.uk/coronavirus-covid-19-health-advice-for-people-with-liver-disease-and-liver-transplant-patients/

Lung Disease:

https://www.blf.org.uk/support-for-you/coronavirus

Multiple Sclerosis:

https://www.mssociety.org.uk/about-ms/treatments-and-therapies/disease-modifying-therapies/covid-19-coronavirus-and-ms

Older People:

https://www.ageuk.org.uk/information-advice/health-wellbeing/conditions-illnesses/coronavirus/#

Parkinson’s Disease:

https://www.parkinsons.org.uk/news/understanding-coronavirus-and-parkinsons

Pituitary/Adrenal Insufficiency

https://www.endocrinology.org/news/item/14050/Coronavirus-advice-statement-for-patients-with-adrenal%2fpituitary-insufficiency

Pregnant Women

https://www.rcog.org.uk/en/guidelines-research-services/guidelines/coronavirus-pregnancy/covid-19-virus-infection-and-pregnancy/

Rheumatoid Arthritis

https://www.nras.org.uk/news/coronavirus-what-we-know-so-far

Stroke Survivors:

https://www.stroke.org.uk/news/coronavirus-information-people-affected-stroke