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Patient Information


Cancer risks with alcoholThere are someknow your heart age useful links to various disease information websites in the links part of this website.  Some additional ones are below which we hope might be of use to you.

Coping with addictive behaviour https://smartrecovery.org.uk/

Alcoholics anonymous for meetings and locations https://www.alcoholics-anonymous.org.uk/

Alzheimer's Support Group https://www.alzheimers.org.uk/

The National Autistic Society www.autism.org.uk

Breakthrough- News and fundraising to fight breast cancer www.breakthrough.org.uk

Breast Cancer Care www.breastcancercare.org.uk

Penny Brohn Bristol Cancer Help Care www.canceractive.com

Bristol Colostomy Association www.bcass.org.uk

Cancer Black Care - gives cultural and emotional support for black people and their families. www.cancerblackcare.org.uk

Cervical Cancer www.jostrust.org.uk

Colon Cancer Concern www.bowelcanceruk.org.uk

Conditions and Treatment Symptom Checker www.nhs.uk/Conditions/Pages/hub.aspx

For further information on dementia please use this link: https://www.dementiauk.org/ 

Department of health publications, Policy and Guidance www.doh.gov.uk

Drinkaware offer support with alcohol diaries and unit calculators https://www.drinkaware.co.uk/

Drug information https://www.talktofrank.com/

Drugs and Alcohol Support contact Northumberland Recovery Partnership on 01670 396303, or use the following link: - https://www.ntw.nhs.uk/services/northumberland-recovery-partnership

Easy to understand health information website suitable for people with learning difficulties www.easyhealth.org.uk

Grandparents out there - are you a grandparent who finds themselves being the main carer of grandchildren?  Please follow the links or use the contact details below to access support www.grandparentsplus.org.uk

Or telephone: 0300 123 7015 or Relative experiences on 0808 800 2222

Lavender trust for young women with breast cancer www.breastcancercare.org.uk

International Myeloma Foundation UK https://www.myeloma.org/

Macmillan Cancer Relief www.macmillan.org.uk

Marie Curie Cancer Care www.mariecurie.org.uk

MS research and relief based in Morpeth can help people living in and outside Northumberland with MS via grants, advice and information. They also have a website with lots of information and downloadable grant forms (for both individuals and ms groups) plus other links.  Their exercise facilities at Benmar House are free

https://www.ms-researchandrelief.org/

Narcotics anonymous meetings http://ukna.org/

NHS- National and Local Services Directory www.nhs.uk

Northern Cancer Alliance http://www.northerncanceralliance.nhs.uk/

Oesophageal patient association www.opa.org.uk

Parkinsons Disease Society www.parkinsons.org.uk

Pancreatic cancer UK www.pancreaticcancer.org.uk

Do you look after your aging parent.  This link may be useful to you https://www.agingcare.com/

PMR&GCAUK  Polymyalgia rheumatica & Giant Cell Arteritis North East Support Group: -

www.pmr-gca-northeast.org.uk

Prevention and Risk Reduction - useful websites: -

https://www.nhs.uk/change4life

https://www.nhs.uk/oneyou/

Relate www.relate.org.uk

Roy Castle Lung Cancer Foundation www.roycastle.org

Solvent abuse advice and information https://www.re-solv.org/

Stop smoking service contact Northumberland Stop Smoking Service on 01670 813135

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



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