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Medical staff ‘thrilled’ with award win

Medical staff ‘thrilled’ with award win

Medical staff ‘thrilled’ with award win

Staff at a medical practice are celebrating an award win.


Five babies die as whooping cough cases soar

Five babies die as whooping cough cases soar

Five babies die as whooping cough cases soar

Pregnant women are being urged to come forward for whooping cough jabs amid soaring cases that has resulted in the deaths of five babies in England.


‘Vaccine fatigue’ pushes down flu jab rates

‘Vaccine fatigue’ pushes down flu jab rates

‘Vaccine fatigue’ pushes down flu jab rates

Fewer than three in five NHS workers at Sherwood Forest Hospitals Trust got the flu vaccine this winter.

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Challenging year leaves hospitals £11m in the red

Challenging year leaves hospitals £11m in the red

Challenging year leaves hospitals £11m in the red

Sherwood Forest hospitals spent £11m more than planned over the last 12 months due to withdrawn funding, higher demand and a series of strikes.


‘It's very important to me to not be defined by my cancer, I want to be defined by my reaction to it’

‘It's very important to me to not be defined by my cancer, I want to be defined by my reaction to it’

‘It's very important to me to not be defined by my cancer, I want to be defined by my reaction to it’

A cancer survivor launched her first book aimed at inspiring and supporting those facing the challenges of working while battling cancer as she did.

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NHS prescriptions rise to almost £10 but who can get help to pay?

NHS prescriptions rise to almost £10 but who can get help to pay?

NHS prescriptions rise to almost £10 but who can get help to pay?

NHS prescription charges increase from this month but who is eligible to get their medicine for free?


Bereaved dad grows chillis for mental health in memory of son

Bereaved dad grows chillis for mental health in memory of son

Bereaved dad grows chillis for mental health in memory of son

A devoted dad is setting up a charity to help people with mental health issues after losing his son to suicide.


Junior footballers warned against trend made popular by Jack Grealish

Junior footballers warned against trend made popular by Jack Grealish

Junior footballers warned against trend made popular by Jack Grealish

Junior players are being told not to adopt a trend made famous by Premier League aces such as Man City’s Jack Grealish because of the risk of injury.

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More than 16,000 extra diagnostic tests delivered

More than 16,000 extra diagnostic tests delivered

More than 16,000 extra diagnostic tests delivered

Patients have already benefited from more than 16,000 extra diagnostic tests before the first brick has been laid for a Community Diagnostic Centre.


‘I feel that I am proving people wrong who said I wouldn't walk again’

‘I feel that I am proving people wrong who said I wouldn't walk again’

‘I feel that I am proving people wrong who said I wouldn't walk again’

A man who was told he’d never walk again as a child defied the odds in style - going through blood, sweat and tears to complete his first marathon.


Government urged to take ‘essential actions’ as more families join maternity review inquiry

Government urged to take ‘essential actions’ as more families join maternity review inquiry

Government urged to take ‘essential actions’ as more families join maternity review inquiry

The chairman of a major maternity review has urged the government to implement a series of urgent actions as dozens more families join the inquiry.


Staff member says sorry to family over the death of 20-year-old

Staff member says sorry to family over the death of 20-year-old

Staff member says sorry to family over the death of 20-year-old

A healthcare assistant has said sorry to the parents of a girl who died while at the unit where he worked, describing her as a gentle soul.


‘Everyone should have access to healthy fresh food’

‘Everyone should have access to healthy fresh food’

‘Everyone should have access to healthy fresh food’

In her column, Susan Crosby, portfolio holder for health, wellbeing and leisure, says that everyone should have access to healthy fresh food.

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Free monthly drop-ins for people affected by dementia

Free monthly drop-ins for people affected by dementia

Free monthly drop-ins for people affected by dementia

A charity is inviting people affected by dementia to attend the first free monthly drop-in session.


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