This valuable resource library available to anyone working to promote Health and Wellbeing in Stockton-on-Tees and is located in Redhill Family Hub, Redhill Road, Roseworth TS19 9BX

The library is open Monday - Friday 9.00 - 15.00 (closed for lunch 12.30 to 13.00). Please note: in addition you may collect pre-ordered items and return items via Roseworth Library daily until 16.30 (16.00 on Fridays). For your convenience you may also collect and return items at selected Branch Libraries in Stockton. Please contact the Library on 01642 526933 if you would like to select this option.

For further information please contact: Donna Hetherington on 01642 526933 or Email healthinformation.library@stockton.gov.uk

Featured Resources

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Common Pathologies of the Uterus and Ovary

Ideal for student and patient instruction, this detailed model (22 cm x 17 cm x 6 cm) depicts common pathologies of the uterus and ovaries, including endometriosis, multiple carcinomas, polyps, fibroid tumours, ovarian cysts, and more. Comes with key card and base.

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Have You Been Diagnosed with Ovarian Cancer? (TOC)

This leaflet explains how 'Target Ovarian Cancer' can help you and what information and publications they produce. With contact information.

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Female Pelvis Section Model (AnatomyStuff)

This life-size, one piece pelvis section model illustrates the anatomical features of the female pelvis. A longitudinal section of the female pelvis enables closer study of internal structures, including the abdominal wall muscles, symphysis pubis, bladder, urethra, external female genitals, vagina, cervix, uterine myometrium and endometrium with ovary, rectum, spinal segment with coccyx, muscles and blood vessels. This female pelvis model is supplied with a base for display in a classroom or doctor's surgery.

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A Younger Woman's Guide to Ovarian Cancer (TOC)

This guide is for younger women who have been diagnosed with ovarian cancer. It's been written by health professionals and experts, and was developed through consultation with women who have had ovarian cancer. It provides information, advice and support for the months following diagnosis.

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CA125 Blood Test (Target)

This fact sheet will give you information about the use of a CA125 blood test as a diagnostic test for ovarian cancer.

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Uterus and Ovaries with Pathologies (AS)

Full-sized cross-section of the human uterus illustrating common gynaecological pathologies including 4 types of cancer, fibroids, polyps, cysts and endometriosis.

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What's New

March is a busy campaign month that includes Ovarian and Prostate Cancer, National Salt Awareness Week and Hydration & Nutrition Week.

Health campaigns listing:

https://www.healthylivingpharmacies.org/index.php/health-campaigns-and-resources/national-campaigns

We have many different resources in our stock supporting these campaigns, among many others, please browse the catalogue to see availabilty.

IN THE NEWS

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-45395944

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-45861468

https://www.gov.uk/government/news/phe-launches-change4life-campaign-around-childrens-snacking

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-44574477

https://www.nhs.uk/change4life/food-facts/healthier-snacks-for-kids/100-calorie-snacks#uWBoywF7crmy5SQM.97

https://www.nhs.uk/news/

https://www.healthylivingpharmacies.org/index.php/hlp-news