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Could you be a Stroke Saver?

Would you know how to spot the signs and what to do, if someone you’re with is experiencing a stroke? A stroke is a medical emergency and every minute is

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Vital services at your fingertips, NHS urges the use of NHS 111 online

NHS 111 online connects you with medical advice quickly, conveniently, and with the same experts, you can expect to reach through the telephone service. That’s the message being delivered by

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An UPLIFT for community health programmes in India, Bangladesh and Ethiopia

For nearly 100 years, Lepra have been at the forefront of research into new and innovative approaches to the detection, treatment and support for people affected by leprosy.  As an

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Senior NHS staff encourage South Asians to consider a career in nursing ahead of National Careers Week

This National Careers Week, the ‘We Are the NHS’ campaign is highlighting the inspiring stories of senior South Asian staff and the exciting and varied nursing roles available across the

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North West NHS urges eligible people to get their free flu jab as numbers of children in hospital remains high

NHS leaders in the North Westare urging eligible people to get their free NHS flu vaccine as thousands of people across the country are still in hospital with flu and

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NHS in the North West issues final call to come forward for covid booster

The North West’s lead clinician for COVID-19 vaccination is encouraging people to come forward for their booster doses before the offer, part of the biggest and most successful programme in

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Two North West women whose lives were saved by cervical screening urge others to attend their smear tests

Two women from the North West who say routine cervical screening saved their lives are urging others to attend their smear test appointments when invited. Mum of two Sophie Banawich,

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‘Don’t ignore your invite’ : NHS in the North West urges people to come forward for their cervical screening appointments

Ahead of Cervical Cancer Prevention Week (23 -29 January), North West health experts are encouraging women and people with a cervix to take up the offer of cervical screening –

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Leicestershire professor presented with prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award

A distinguished Leicester GP and researcher who has earned himself a global reputation has received a top accolade for his remarkable career achievements. Professor Kamlesh Khunti CBE, Director of the

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NHS urges parents of secondary school-aged children to take up school flu vaccine offer, amid rising cases

Secondary school flu vaccination has started in the North West this month, with school vaccination teams already taking the vaccine out to pupils to ensure they have the best protection