Accessing Trusted Health Information

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The Somerset Emotional Wellbeing Podcast
Accessing Trusted Health Information
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Episode 40 July 05, 2021 00:29:59

Show Notes

Welcome to the Somerset Emotional Wellbeing (SEW) podcast!

In this episode, Accessing Trusted Health Information, our hosts Dr. Andrew Tresidder and Dr. Peter Bagshaw are joined by Alex Cunningham-Scott from Somerset Libraries and Veronica Price from Somerset Foundation Trust to discuss how to access trusted health information for Health Information Week 2021!

During the conversation, they discuss how you can identify trusted health information online, how you can find reliable health information in your local library and which health books and resources they recommend personally.

The SEW podcast is a free weekly show hosted by Dr. Andrew Tresidder and Dr. Peter Bagshaw. In each episode, the doctors discuss a different topic related to mental and emotional wellbeing and often invite expert guests to join them in conversation. The show is aimed at the people of Somerset and beyond; the advice and guidance provided should apply to anybody who needs it, whenever they need it.

All episodes of SEW are now available to listen to free through Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Deezer, Google Podcasts, Amazon Podcasts, Somerset Emotional Wellbeing or wherever you get your podcasts!

We’d like to hear from you! If you would like to let us know what you think of the show, or to suggest guests and topics for us to cover, please get in touch with us by emailing: [email protected]

Thank you for listening, see you next time!

Please note: The opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the speakers. They do not purport to reflect the opinions or views of the NHS or any other organisation unless expressly stated

 

nhs.uk – The home of the NHS online

 

patient.info – Patient empowers everyone to take charge of their health. Our trusted clinical information, written and reviewed by an extensive network of doctors and healthcare professionals, helps people to feel better and live longer

 

Somerset Libraries – Somerset Libraries offer an extensive collection of books, films, digital products and so much more. There is an amazing range of other services available to our members. From online business tool subscriptions to health and wellbeing services, children’s activities to supported digital learning – find out what we can do for you

 

Somerset Libraries Facebook – Follow Somerset Libraries on Facebook

 

Somerset Libraries YouTube – Follow the Somerset Libraries channel on YouTube

 

Musgrove Park Library on YouTube – Follow Musgrove Park Hospital’s Library channel on YouTube

 

Libraries West – Libraries West Borrow Box Service

 

Reading Well – Reading Well supports you to understand and manage your health and wellbeing using helpful reading. Reading Well books are all recommended by health experts, as well as people with lived experience of the conditions and topics covered and their relatives and carers.

 

Mindline Somerset - To help address the emotional health needs of the public, Mindline (run by Mind in Somerset) has extended their hours so people can call and talk to someone about their anxieties and worries. Call 01823 276892

 

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