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2.0RSSBBC News | Health | UK EditionUpdated every minute of every day.Meningitis B vaccine deal agreedAll babies in the UK will soon have a potentially life-saving vaccine against meningitis B after a deal with drug manufacturers, the health secretary says.Sun, 29 Mar 2015 12:29:30 GMThttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-32101921#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-saCameron promises 'seven-day NHS'All hospitals in England will provide "a truly seven-day NHS" by 2020 under a future Conservative government, David Cameron says.Sat, 28 Mar 2015 13:27:36 GMThttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/32094681#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-saBritish medic declared free of EbolaA UK military medic has been discharged from hospital in London after being declared free of Ebola. Cpl Anna Cross was the first person in the world to be given the experimental drug MIL 77.Fri, 27 Mar 2015 16:20:07 GMThttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-32088310#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa
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HOW DO I....
OBTAIN A REPEAT PRESCRIPTION?

If your doctor has agreed to you obtaining repeat prescriptions these may be requested by telephone, in writing or in person. Repeat prescriptions can be sent to the Chemist provided that you have signed the form authorising us to do this. Please allow 48 hours for prescriptions going to the Chemist to be processed. Prescriptions can be posted to you if you provide us with a stamped addressed envelope.

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OBTAIN SICK LINES?

You are responsible for self-certification for the first seven days of any illness (including Sundays) and your employer should provide a form SC2. Self-employed patients should complete a form SC1, which is available from the DWP. Thereafter you will need a doctor's sick line. Please remember to make your return appointment in plenty of time if your sick line is to be extended.

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