Tag: Health

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Salford schools can access free period products following new government scheme

Salford Schools will now be able to access free period products for all students, following the launch of a new […]

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How the Peter Quinn Friendship Group helps those in need

A local group is helping those suffering with dementia in Levenshulme. The Peter Quinn Friendship Group offers a place for […]

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Salford MP warns constituents about the future of the NHS

Salford MP Rebecca Long-Bailey has warned that the NHS could suffer from a US-UK trade deal in light of recent […]

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Researcher to teach parents to deal with kids affected by alcoholic pregnancies

A researcher from the University is developing a training programme for parents and carers of people with alcohol foetal spectrum […]

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Will displaying ‘exercise calories’ on food packaging tackle obesity in Salford?

New research has shown that displaying how much exercise people need to do in order to burn off calories, could […]

A new lease of life: Salford student on life after surgery

A new lease of life: Salford student on life after surgery

Salford University student Gavin Port has been getting back to normal life after having major surgery.  Gavin, 19, was born […]

“I couldn’t walk more than 20 minutes, now I can run a mile”  Salford Bungee Class has members jumping for joy

“I couldn’t walk more than 20 minutes, now I can run a mile” Salford Bungee Class has members jumping for joy

An unusual exercise class in Worsley is giving people with bone conditions a new lease of life. Bungee cord fitness […]

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When is your local pharmacy open over the Christmas period?

Pharmacies in Salford will be operating during the Christmas period, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day to keep up with demand through the cold conditions.

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“We want to give all Salford residents the opportunity to cycle ” Salford cycling project encourages residents to get on their bike

Salford cycling projects, are finding funds to expand its route to Walkden, the route is set to start in the second month of 2020.

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“No one should have to wait nearly eight months to be seen” Salford patients face increased wait times for mental health appointments

Patients on Mental health waiting lists are being left in limbo whilst they wait for their first appointment.