Year-8 boys in Wolverhampton given extra protection from cancer

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Year-8 boys in Wolverhampton will be given the HPV vaccine from September in further efforts to protect against the virus. The move has been welcomed by NHS Wolverhampton Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) as there is strong evidence that shows the HPV vaccine can protect people from a virus that can trigger a wide range of cancers that affect both men and women.

Get the right care this August Bank Holiday in Wolverhampton

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Patients in Wolverhampton are being urged to use choose the right medical services over the August Bank Holiday weekend and request repeat prescriptions in advance. NHS Wolverhampton Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) has issued the plea to encourage patients to avoid going to a busy hospital Accident and Emergency (A&E) department with only minor ailments or illnesses.