We want to keep you up to date with health issues in Brighton and Hove so you can make informed decisions about what's best for you and your family.
Flu is a highly contagious viral infection. Anyone can get flu, but some groups of people are more vulnerable than others to serious health complications from the illness.
Are you at higher risk? Health experts say you should protect yourself by having the seasonal flu vaccination if:
Contact your GP surgery and ask to have your free, flu vaccination as soon as possible. This year’s seasonal flu jab protects against three types of flu, including the type known as swine flu.
Or see more about flu and the flu vaccine on NHS Choices
There are lots of NHS dentists available in Brighton and Hove - it's easier and cheaper than you think to have a check up, and you might not need to pay at all.
To find your local NHS dentist, call 0300 1000 899
Choosing well this winter from the range of NHS health services on offer will ensure you quickly get the treatment you need.
Don’t help spread the norovirus - people in Sussex are being urged to play their part in reducing the spread of germs and bugs.
Do you want to give up smoking from this year's No Smoking Day? Your local NHS can help.
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