• World Menopause Day

World Menopause Day marks its tenth anniversary

Today (October 18) is the 10th anniversary of World Menopause Day, a worldwide awareness call for women who face health issues when approaching, during and beyond the menopause. It is a very important cause to support, both individually and as GPs, where our expertise is called upon by women experiencing a range of symptoms. One

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Concierge Medical scoops top prize at Midlands Rural Business Awards

We are delighted to announce we have picked up another accolade to add to our growing collection, from the Midlands Rural Business Awards. We won first prize in the Best Midlands Rural Professional Services Business category at the awards and now go forward to the national finals in Manchester next February. Now in its fifth

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Concierge-sponsored Campden Business Awards open for entries

We are delighted to be headline sponsors of the Campden Business Awards for the third year in a row. The Campden Business Forum has announced the launch of the 2019 Business and Student Awards, following on from the 2018 edition, which saw a record number of very high quality entries. Organisers are hoping this year

Young Zak O’Sullivan making waves in the motorsport world

A young racing driver from Cheltenham is heading into his final two meetings of the season with a shot at winning a championship which has launched the careers of multiple star drivers over the last decade. Zak O’Sullivan, 14, is cutting his tin-top teeth in the Ginetta Junior Championship, which runs alongside the renowned British

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Concierge Medical nominated for a brace of awards

We are delighted to announce we have been shortlisted for a brace of prestigious awards! We have made the final list for the Richardson Brothers Foundation 2019 New Venture Competition, which offers investment of £30,000 for the winning business. The Richardson Brothers Foundation is funded by the Oldbury-based Richardson property group, a Black Country business

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Concierge GP praises move to quell social media myths on vaccinations

A social media giant’s campaign to halt the spread of misinformation about vaccinations has been praised by our GP Simon Gillson, who said it was “incredible” that people would consider not protecting their children. Dr Gillson, medical director at Concierge Medical, was speaking following the announcement by Pinterest that users searching for vaccine-related information will

  • Dr Karl Braine and Dr Simon Gillson, Conceirge Medical Derbyshire

Concierge Medical expands into Derbyshire

Following on from being shortlisted in this year’s Midlands Rural Business Awards, we are delighted to announce we are launching a new service across Derbyshire this month. (September) After establishing our services in the Cotswolds, Oxfordshire and Warwickshire, we have expanded into Derbyshire in response to the growing demand in the county – and we

Get up and go – walk your way to a healthy life

It’s free, it fits in with any lifestyle and it helps to keep you fit and healthy whatever your age – so why wouldn’t you want to get up and go for a good walk? A brisk 30 minute walk, 5 times a week, can significantly improve your physical and mental health. Dr Ansell, a

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Are you living with undiagnosed coeliac disease?

Did you know that an estimated 500,000 people in the UK are currently suffering from undiagnosed coeliac disease?   Could you be one of them?  This week is Coeliac UK Awareness Week (13 - 19 May 2019) and in this article we take a look at this serious illness which, left untreated, can have severe long

Febrile fits – how can you help your child?

Did you know that around 1 in 30 youngsters are likely to have a febrile fit (also called a seizure or convulsion) before the age of 7 - and the risk increases if a family member has already had one?  Would you know what to do if this happened to your child? “Keep calm,” counsels