Ferrybridge Medical Centre

8-10 High Street, Ferrybridge, West Yorkshire, WF11 8NQ

Newsletters

Fri, 27 Dec 2013 12:27:35 +0000

Don’t forget the practice newsletters are available by clicking on News and then Newsletters.

Pulmonary Rehab – Beating Breathlessness

Fri, 27 Dec 2013 12:27:22 +0000

Do you suffer from COPD ( Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)?

Pulmonary Rehab can help improve your symptoms through:

  • Light Exercises which can be done at home
  • Breathing Exercises
  • Advice and Information about COPD and its symptoms
  • Dietary Advice
  • Inhaler Techniques

Plus more to help you to manager your condition. If you would like to attend this programme please contact the practice for a referral.

Medication Reviews

Fri, 27 Dec 2013 12:27:07 +0000

If you are on regular medication it is essential this is reviewed at regular intervals to ensure there are no side effects. It may be necessary to have some tests for example blood pressure test or blood tests to allow the GP to determine you are suffering no ill effects.

This reminder will appear on your prescription or you may be contacted by the practice. It is important you undertake this check. The GP may not be able to safely prescribe your medication.