Child Health

There is a good guide on the NHS website which describes various conditions affecting children. There is advice on how to diagnose them, how to treat them and if further advice should be consulted, view NHS childhood illness here.

0-6 years

Baby Immunisation Nurse Clinics

Banwell Surgery

At Banwell Practice on Wednesdays from 10.30am – 12.00pm.

8 Week Check Up

Please phone to make an appointment for your baby’s immunisations, but make sure your baby has had their 8 week check with a clinican prior to having their immunisations.

Routine childhood immunisations

Children’s Immunisation Schedule

Here’s a checklist of the vaccines that are routinely offered to everyone in the UK for free on the NHS, and the age at which you should ideally have them.

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When Should I Worry?

Having an ill child can be a very scary experience for parents. If you understand more about the illness it can help you to feel more in control. This booklet is for parents (and older children) and deals with common infections in children who are normally healthy.

Conditions and Treatments

See NHS Health A-Z for an in-depth description of many common health issues.

When should I worry?

7-15 years

Routine childhood immunisations

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Other Clinic Services