Screening

Skin Cancer Screening Day, 13th April 2019

Health Promotion supported the GHA Dermatology Department at its annual Skin CancerScreening Day at the Primary Care Centre on Saturday 13th April 2019. The public had the opportunity to attend this open clinic and have any notable skin changes checked out by the teamof professionals on the day.    […]

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More Champion Testimonials – Bowel Screening

Richard Cartwright – 13.12.18 “I suppose it goes without saying you should look after your health at any age. However many ailments seem to manifest themselves later in life such as bowel problems and others in that area, especially in men: bowel cancer, prostate issues etc. I understand are more[…]

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Champion Testimonials – Bowel Screening

Are you 60 years and older? Do you know someone who has received their screening test kit but is undecided on whether or not to take part? Read some of the informative and inspiring first-hand testimonials below, and make sure you (and those you know) take part!  

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Champion Testimonials – AAA

Men aged 65 years and over are routinely invited to take part in the AAA screening programme; screening for AAA can reduce the number of deaths from burst aneurysms [in this age group] by up to 50%. If this isn’t enough to get you, or someone you know, to take part[…]

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Screening

Welcome to the Screening Website of the Public Health Department. This website provides information and advice on several aspects of screening.   Screening is a public health service in which the health service invites members of a defined population, who have no symptoms or other reason to believe they are unwell[…]

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