Weight Management & Nutrition

Covid-19 update

The NCL Joint Formulary Committee (JFC) has published guidance on managing patients who are receiving maintenance vitamin B12 injections during the Covid-19 outbreak. The guidance provides specific advice for the following three patient groups:

  • Vitamin B12 deficiency not thought to be diet related in patients without absorption issues
  • Vitamin B12 deficiency not thought to be diet related in patients with absorption issues
  • Vitamin B12 deficiency thought to be diet related.

 


Gluten-free prescribing resources

GP template letter regarding changes to gluten-free prescribing and items that can be ordered (Word)

Maximum monthly gluten-free units GPs should prescribe (PDF)


Area specific guidance for Camden

There are community classes for older people, health walks and outdoor gyms available for patients to access for free. 


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Last updated: Feb 3rd, 2021
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