Monthly Archives: December 2013

Have a safe and happy new year!

At a time when ambulance services across the region are put under pressure treating people who have over-indulged at parties, Marcus Bailey, consultant paramedic with the East of England Ambulance Service (EEAST) talks about the effects of drinking too much … Continue reading

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Not all minor accidents and illnesses are emergencies!

Dr Scott Turner, medical director at the East of England Ambulance Service and a GP says: “A lot of people who need medical help may consider visiting either their GP or A&E or dialing 999. However, the NHS offers many … Continue reading

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Remember to order your regular prescriptions in time for Christmas

Dr Scott Turner, medical director at the East of England Ambulance Service and a practising GP gives some good advice about preparations for the Christmas and New Year holidays.

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Your winter essentials shopping list

As the temperature drops, you’re probably stocking up on cans of soup, and digging out your hat, scarf and gloves from the back of the chest of drawers. Dr. Scott Turner, medical director at the East of England Ambulance Service, … Continue reading

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