Want to advertise on this website? Create your advert now.

Health News Spot - Health warning! Clicking any item will take you to the full BBC news item which can be distracting!

Group B Strep: ‘A common bug could have killed my baby’

A mother whose baby got meningitis because of Group B Strep says all pregnant women should be tested.

NHS e-health systems 'risk patient safety'

The use 21 separate electronic record systems in NHS hospitals across England 'could lead to errors'.

Doddie Weir: The rugby legend who won't give in to MND

Three years after being told he has a terminal illness, rugby legend Doddie Weir refuses to give it an inch.

'I was addicted to exercise'

When does something healthy, such as exercise, become an unhealthy obsession? And can apps make things worse?

Click on Medical and Medical Research Charities on the Charity Choice website charity selector
Very good general health website from the NHS information about illnesses, diseases, finding your BMI, growing old gracefully, care of the elderly, over 50s health, children's health, mens' health, women's health, addictions and much more. Really important stuff. Give it a browse and you might live longer!
British Medical Acupuncture Society. Contains information about meetings and advice for patients and health professionals plus search facility to find acupuncturists in CM12 or anywhere in the UK

Acupuncture

Axon Physio

1, King Georges Court, Billericay CM12 9BY, UK – 01277 625652

The team at Axon Physio are highly professional, very experienced and really friendly. It's clear they have years of experience dealing with athletes, both professional and amateur. Highly recommended.

The Chiropractic Centre - Billericay

13 Meadow Rise, Billericay CM11 2DN, UK – 01277 631025

I’m a chiropractic assistant at the chiropractic centres and I can honestly say it’s the best place I have ever worked. The team are fantastic, not only are they professional but they are so caring. They always go the extra mile not just for their other team members but also every patient that walks through the door. Not only do they care for your health and well-being but they also make sure that you leave with a smile on their face. I am so lucky to be part of such and amazing team but also being able to see the positive changes in our patients and their health improve through chiropractic and massage.

Great place to receive treatment and on going chiropractic and massage. Friendly staff, great service :)

Amanda's Acupuncture

23 Gainsborough Cl, Billericay CM11 2DB, UK – 01277 627171

Complementary Healthare Information Service UK with information about all sorts of alternative therapies from Acupuncture to Bowen technique to Reiki and Yoga.  Search for alternative health practitioners in Essex.

Alternative Medicine

Marie Delanote

204 Norsey Rd, Billericay CM11 1DB, UK – 07950 743043

Acupressure/Reiki-alternative and holistic treatments

103 High St, Billericay CM12 9AJ, UK – 07988 136770

Useful NHS site with information for every type of carer. It provides details of the services or benefits affecting carers, carers' workers and voluntary organisations and others. Find out if you will have to pay for your own long term care, research money and financial implications, the wellbeing of all carers, the needs of young carers. Search for carer services such as dementia care and respite breaks around Billericay or anywhere in the UK with the search facility.
This is a good NHS site for finding doctors, dentists, clinics, hospitals and urgent care in CM12 or anywhere in England. It also lists Dentists accepting NHS patients!

BBC Healthy Lifestyle Website - the importance of exercise, exercise for children, diet and finess plans.
This is the NHS website with information about all sorts of mental health issues including depression, breakdowns, phobias, self-harm, over-eating and more.
Search for mental health services in CM12 or anywhere in England.
Health A to Z, conditions and illnesses, symptom checker. Online discussions and communities, news and topical articles.
NHS site for England and Wales. Health A to Z of conditions and illnesses. Information about the NHS and its services and management. Search for NHS services in CM12 and Billericay.
Health companion for travellers - offers customized medical kits and advice on medication. Check the tablet and vaccination requirements and tips.
The NHS website with advice for healthy travelling - inoculations required for travel, inflight health. Lots of stuff that you did not Know you did not Know - some of it really important!
Useful travel health website from NHS with travel advice and search facility to find where to get a yellow fever innoculation around Billericay.
For many conditions and symptoms such as Irritable Bowel Syndrome IBS, Emotional recovery after breast cancer, redundancy, confidence & self esteem, anxiety and many more. Many on offer. Professional, caring and thoughtful company.