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Hospital kitchen staff serve up five-star food rating for patients

Catering staff at Scunthorpe General Hospital have served up another five-star food hygiene rating.

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More funds for breast cancer patients in Doncaster, thanks to young dancers

Spectacular dance shows and the support they received has resulted in a grand cash sum to help the work of a vital cancer unit.

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Marie Caygill

Marie’s legacy of service to cancer families to expand in Doncaster

A vital service to people who have, or are affected by cancer, is to be expanded, in memory of the Rossington woman who founded it.

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Photo exhibition highlighting daily lives of three destitute families in Doncaster

A local photo exhibition highlighting the daily lives of three families in Doncaster is set to tour the town’s Community libraries after Healthwatch Doncaster joined its crowdfunding drive earlier this year and provided match-funding for the project.

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Obesity causes more deaths than smoking

Obesity causes more deaths than smoking

Obesity now causes more premature deaths than smoking, suggests new research.

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Maddie Harrington MADDIE, 5, TAKES FIRST STEPS AS MUM LEADS CHARITY MOUNTAIN WALK IN HER NAME

It’s a dream come true - brave Maddie takes her first walk to school

It’s the moment her parents dreamed of seeing.

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Twenty four hospitals breach waiting times for bowel cancer tests

Twenty four hospitals in the North of England and Yorkshire and the Humber do not meet the NHS standard of less than 1 per cent of patients waiting more than six weeks for tests that could diagnose bowel cancer.

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Chat to hospital governors at informal meeting

Goole hospital governors are inviting people to an informal meeting where the latest Trust news will be discussed.

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Support for women with secondary breast cancer

A diagnosis of cancer can be difficult enough to come to terms with but when a woman is told she also has secondary breast cancer it can be even more challenging.

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Feature: Superhero staff made and saved our little fighters’ lives

Thankful family taking part in walk to raise vital cash for Sheffield hospitals services

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Emergency patients had the worst winter on record for being admitted to NHS hospitals in England.

Potential organ donors urged to save a life in South Yorkshire

The Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust has teamed up with NHS Blood and Transplant to ask potential organ donors in Rotherham: If you could save a life would you?

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Literally the hottest place in Sheffield

Literally the hottest place in Sheffield

A new yoga studio is the hottest place to be in the city. The recent grand opening of Hot Yoa Sheffield’s second studio saw over 200 yogis hit the mats, meet the teachers and chill out in the Wild Leaf, the vegan cafe.

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Bikers parked up in Weston Park after the ride

Ex-superbike world champion James Toseland leads 500 bikers on children's hospital Easter egg run

Ex-superbike world champion James Toseland made Easter egg-stra special for youngster’s at Sheffield Children’s Hospital today.

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Lucy Spraggan has hit out at the series

Sheffield singer and X Factor star Lucy Spraggan brands TV show an 'awful portrayal of mental health and suicide'

Sheffield singer and former X Factor contestant Lucy Spraggan has branded a Netflix series which tackles teenage suicide an 'awful, awful portrayal of mental health and suicid'.

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Did you know you can test for bowel cancer at home?

North Lincolnshire Council is supporting Bowel Cancer Awareness Month in April and is raising awareness of bowel cancer screening at home for men and women over 60 years-old.

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VIDEO: You can perform the Heimlich manoeuvre on yourself - here’s how you can learn

VIDEO: You can perform the Heimlich manoeuvre on yourself - here’s how you can learn

People who start choking should be able to perform the Heimlich manoeuvre on THEMSELVES, according to a new study.

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Special Easter delivery for hospital baby unit from Isle couple

A box full of Easter goodies has been delivered to the newborn intensive care unit at Scunthorpe hospital by a grateful family.

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Doncaster health organisations making a commitment to wheelchair users

Two Doncaster health organisations have signed up to a national charter pledging their commitment to wheelchair users in the borough.

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Help shape the future of children’s healthcare in South Yorkshire

People from across South Yorkshire are being invited to play a part in the future of children’s healthcare by nominating themselves as governors at Sheffield Children’s NHS Foundation Trust.

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Klaudia Wyzykiewicz

Young Sheffield actor is set for the streets of London

Teenage actor Klaudia Wyzykiewicz is in the running for a role well away from the stage and spotlights.

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