Tag: Health

Manchester holds its first Beat the Street health campaign

AROUND 5,500 people are taking part in a local community health competition called ‘Beat the Street’. The program, run by […]

The Good Life Festival celebrates Salford’s leading position in dementia diagnosis

THE Salford Institute of Dementia hosted a one day festival of guest speakers and activities, as the city celebrated its leading […]

Salford community centre and former Coronation Street star launch men’s history group

A SALFORD based community centre is about to launch a history group in a bid to tackle social isolation and […]

Manchester charity raises HIV and hepatitis awareness in Pakistan barbers

A HUMANITARIAN aid charity based in Greater Manchester has screened over 600 barbers, hairdressers and beauticians in Pakistan to raise aware of HIV and […]

Cancer death rate drops 11 per cent in 10 years in the North West

NEW figures released by Cancer Research UK reveal that cancer death rates in the North West have fallen by 11 […]

INTERVIEW: Junior doctor contract “poses a huge risk to patient safety”

THE proposed Government changes to the contract for junior doctors has sparked huge controversy and debate. The reaction from the health […]

FEATURE: “I was in labour on Friday and took my GCSE on Monday”

SIOBHAN Brophy is a 23-year-old mum with a seven-year-old child; struggling to balance school, college, university and jobs with the […]