Summer health tips and advice

Summer means longer days, nicer weather, trips away and more time outdoors. But, it can also mean an increase in seasonal mishaps and illnesses. Be prepared and view summer health advice to keep you and your loved ones safe and well.

Don’t let ill-health spoil spring

Nobody likes being under the weather, especially when the sun is starting to make an appearance again. Have a bit of healthy know how and keep yourself and your loved ones fit and well this spring.

Holly Health

Marnock Medical Group has partnered with Holly Health to offer patients 6 months of free habit coaching ( to help

Healthcare for overseas students

If you are coming to Scotland to study full-time, and you live in Scotland lawfully, you can get healthcare from the NHS from the day you arrive until one month after your course finishes.

Surgery abroad without NHS referral

NHS Scotland does not recommend choosing to pay to travel abroad for surgery as part of a packaged holiday. This is sometimes called surgical or cosmetic tourism.

Thinking of quitting smoking?

Quit Your Way Scotland Quit Your Way Scotland is an advice and support service for anyone trying to stop smoking in Scotland. You can contact Quit Your Way Scotland for free by: — phoning a Quit Your Way Scotland advisor on 0800 84 84 84— chatting online with a Quit Your Way Scotland advisor Most … Read more

MONDAY 27TH MAY

Just a reminder that we are closed on Monday 27th May 2024. All pharmacies will be closed, except the following pharmacies

Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR)

Taking antibiotics when you don’t need them can encourage harmful bacteria that live inside you to become resistant. That means antibiotics may not work when you need them.

Surgery Overseas

We have recently had an increase in enquiries regarding pre-operative and post-operative care from patients who are considering surgery abroad.

NHS 24 Online

Download the free NHS 24 Online app to find your nearest services, to assess your symptoms and to get virtual assistance.

It’s OK to Ask

When you understand what’s going on with your health, you can make better decisions around your care and treatment.

Support for Unpaid Carers

Support for Scotland’s Unpaid Carers. A carer is anyone who looks after a friend or family member due to old age, addiction, disability, physical or mental illness

Travel Vaccinations

NHS Ayrshire and Arran have set up a new travel health service. Basic travel immunisations will be given at a

Please be considerate to our staff

Help keep us going. Please support health and social care staff.

Abusive behaviour causes mental and physical harm to our staff, leading to time off work and less time with patients.

HOSPITAL REFERRAL QUERIES

We are receiving a high volume of queries regarding waiting times for hospital referrals. The quickest way to find out

Contacting your GP for COVID-19 Symptoms

NHS Inform has a wealth of information if you have COVID-19 symptoms. If you need further medical advice call your GP practice or call 111 when your GP practice is closed.

Unwell with covid?

NHS Inform has a wealth of information if you have COVID-19 symptoms. If you need further medical advice, from 1st

Active Practice Certificate

We have recently been awarded an ‘Active Practice’ Certificate from the Royal College of General Practitioners, for actively supporting our