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Integrating Health Services in Staffordshire

I attended a meeting at the Medical Institute on Tuesday about the integration of Stafford Hospital with UHNS. Here is the presentation delivered by Mark Hackett, Chief Exec of the UHNS – it’s worth having a look at if this is something that interests you:  235 more words

Cycling MP raises defibrillator awareness

GRAHAM STUART MP for Beverley and Holderness, is taking to the road on a bike ride around the constituency (including visits to Thorngumbald, Preston… 746 more words


Hedon launch meeting for Youth Forum

YOUNG PEOPLE across the East Riding are being invited to help shape their communities by joining new youth forums – and a launching meeting is going to be held in Hedon. 176 more words


Md. Reaching Out For Health Care Re-Enrollment

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — State officials plan to contact tens of thousands of Maryland residents who need to re-enroll in health insurance plans under the federal health care law as the state transitions to a revamped system, replacing its flawed website for the next open enrollment period that starts in November. 519 more words


Study Shows Treatment In Infants Reduces Symptoms Of Autism

(CBS) — There is new hope in the fight against autism and it starts before a child is even diagnosed.

CBS 2’s Roseanne Tellez reports on the results of a very small study with big implications. 266 more words


What to Look For in Detecting Serious Respiratory Illness

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – A nasty cold-type virus is hitting children hard in several midwestern states, including Missouri, where state health officials have confirmed three local cases. 234 more words


Former OBGYN Patients File Objection To $190M Hopkins Settlement

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A follow-up to an unprecedented settlement between Johns Hopkins and patients of a gynecologist who secretly recorded them. Hopkins has agreed to pay almost $200 million, but some victims worry their lawyers are getting too big of a cut. 392 more words