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An eye opening experience

When the UK first went into lockdown in March 2020, Rahilah Bukhari had recently started her new role as Orthoptic Casualty Lead at University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire (UHCW) NHS

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NHS food scanner app will help parents to improve children’s diet

Families will be given support to help to improve the diets of their children through a new campaign as new statistics reveal the number of parents giving unhealthy snacks to

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NEW CAMPAIGN LAUNCHED URGING PREGNANT WOMEN TO GET BOOSTED NOW

Pregnant women are being urged to Get Boosted Now in a New Year advertising drive New social media and radio assets highlight the risks of catching the virus and benefits

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NEW CAMPAIGN TARGETING SOUTH ASIAN ADULTS REVEALS SIX MAJOR HEALTH BENEFITS OF LOSING WEIGHT

This January, the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) has launched a new Better Health campaign revealing six major health benefits of losing excess weight to encourage South Asian

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TV doctors and medical experts share advice how to enjoy a safe Christmas

In a new festive video released on Tuesday 21 December, some of the nation’s favourite TV doctors and medical experts urge the public to enjoy a safe Christmas. Dr Amir Khan,

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Mood Boosting tips and how to look after mental health by Jaspreet Kaur (Author) & Nadia Ali (BBC Presenter)

Author Jaspreet Kaur and BBC presenter Nadia Ali share their mood boosting tips in a new video out today in support of the Every Mind Matters mental health campaign. The

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Boost your immunity this winter

This year the flu vaccination is more vital than ever to help protect individuals, their loved ones and the wider community. Last year colds and flu weren’t circulating very much

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Regular 10pm bedtime linked to lower heart risk

There appears to be an optimal bedtime – between 10pm and 11pm – linked to better heart health, say researchers who have studied 88,000 volunteers. The team behind the UK

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NHS health worker wins prestigious Yorkshire young achiever awards

NHS worker Huma Malik, who volunteered during the pandemic despite her own serious long-term health problems, is this year’s Yorkshire Asian Young Achiever of the Year. The 27-year-old, who lives

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How to stay safe this Autumn, as experts warn of double-threat of Covid and flu

As the seasons change and with children back at school, we all tend to catch more coughs and colds. But this Autumn is different – after 18 months of limited