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Top tips for preparing for surgery

11 November 2022 | Health news

Coming to hospital for surgery means a lot to think about. That’s why we’ve shared our tips for preparing for surgery to help you feel ready and relaxed.

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Event: World Radiography Day

8 November 2022 | Health news

To mark World Radiography Day, we spoke to Sharad Daniel, Senior Radiographer and Jennifer Hill, Lead MRI Radiographer at MSK & Diagnostics, High Wycombe.

Event: Future Surgery Show, 15-16th November 2022

27 October 2022 | Health news

On 16th November 2022 two experts from Practice Plus Group feature in the Future Surgery event and will hold a seminar on how they’ve made same day discharge routine for hip and knee arthroplasty.

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Questions to ask before knee replacement surgery

27 October 2022 | Health news

These questions to ask before knee replacement surgery are an essential part of your preparation plan. Find the answers to your knee surgery questions.

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A guide to cataract surgery costs

21 October 2022 | Health news

Compare the costs of cataract surgery and find the payment option that works best for you. Take the next step towards better eye health.

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Event: Largest ever prison screening for hepatitis C takes England a step closer to eliminating the virus

14 October 2022 | Health news

An NHS England, private sector and charity partnership this week begins its largest ever hepatitis C screening programme.

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Interview with a radiologist

14 October 2022 | Health news

To mark Allied Health Professionals (AHP) Day, we spoke to Georgie Haylor, Deputy Radiology Manager at Emersons Green Hospital and Devizes Surgical Centre.

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There’s no need to be SAD: How to beat seasonal depression

7 October 2022 | Health news

The winter blues are also known as Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) and can affect everyone differently.

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Your guide to knee replacement surgery timings

23 September 2022 | Health news

Get prepared for knee surgery with our guide to knee replacement timings. From how long it takes to the recovery period, discover the treatment in numbers.

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What does vision look like with cataracts?

22 September 2022 | Health news

Join us as we take a look at the symptoms of cataracts, the impact they can have, and how your vision could be affected by the condition.

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Interview with an optometrist

20 September 2022 | Health news

For National Eye Health Week, we sat down with Practice Plus Group optometrist Jayne Owen to talk eye health, optician loyalty, and the Commonwealth Games.

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How much does a knee replacement cost?

14 September 2022 | Health news

If you’re considering knee surgery, you’ll need to take into account the surgery costs and considers how valuable it could be to you.