Stay healthy and well this Ramadan
Ramadan is the ninth month of the Islamic calendar, and is observed by Muslims worldwide as a month of fasting. This year Ramadan will be starting around 5 May.
Congratulations to Albert House Care Home, Colne, Briercliffe Lodge, Barnoldswick, Favordale Residential Home, Colne and The Croft Care Home in Whalley who have all scored positive ratings from Healthwatch Lancashire in their Enter and View reports.
An air conditioning failure caused a number of IT systems housed in Leyland to temporarily stop working. This had a knock-on effect on some of NHS Clinical Commissioning Groups and General Practices in the area.
We are aware of IT issues currently affecting some GP practices across Blackburn with Darwen and East Lancashire.
People in East Lancashire who are at risk of diabetes, or who have been diagnosed with diabetes are now receiving more support than ever before, says the GP lead for diabetes, Dr Rahul Thakur.