It feels like summer is almost here, and with all the outdoor events and fun it’s important to stay safe in the sun. Although the sun is an excellent source of Vitamin D it is important not to go outside into the sun without adequate protection.
Patients in Solihull are being encouraged to have a greater say in how local health services are being run by joining a Patient Participation Group (PPG) at their local GP practice.
The numbers of people being diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes continues to rocket in Solihull with almost 2,000 more people registered with the disease in the last five years.
Between 2012 and 2017 an extra 1,900 people have been registered at local GPs with the disease, meaning there are now 13,953 people registered with Type 2 diabetes living in Solihull.