PPG along with Lambeth LINK organised an Open
Day on 7th July 2012 at the practice. The theme was
Healthy Living. This was well attended by patients and
the patient group members. Speakers were invited by the
group to talk about Healthy Lifestyle. Healthy Lifestyle
champion from the local pharmacist talked on Stop
Smoking, Sexual Health, Contraception and minor aliments
services which they can provide.
A specialist diabetic nurse gave a very informative
talk on Diabetes. The talk mainly focused on diagnosis
of diabetes, living with diabetes and managing
This was followed by half hour session of Tai Chi
lesson from a very encouraging and experienced Tai Chi
instructor to get all those hands and legs moving.
Head, Neck and Shoulder massage was also offered on a
complimentary basis by a very experienced masseur.
Vassall Medical Centre would like to thank all those
who attended the Open Day and a special thanks to all
those who worked to make this Open Day a success.