Health

Health

Doncaster men in ‘old banger’ challenge

Two IT experts from Doncaster are to motor across Europe in a clapped-out car, to help a young family struck by cancer.

News
A car parked 'dangerously' close to a junction in Norton Road, Intake

Action demanded over 'dangerous and inconsiderate' parking near hospital in South Yorkshire

Hospital chiefs in Doncaster have slashed staff parking charges in an effort to curb 'dangerous and inconsiderate' parking on surrounding streets.

Health 3
.

Blue badge holders can register vehicles for new hospital parking system

Blue badge holders can now register their vehicles for the new car parking systems at Scunthorpe, Grimsby and Goole hospitals.

Health
.

Charity launches challenge to help people across Sheffield kick-start healthier habits

Sheffield residents wanting to get healthier this summer now have extra support to achieve their goals thanks to a new, free online tool.

Health
Matt Fitzpatrick

Champion golfer Matt Fitzpatrick to drive support for kids hospital in his home town of Sheffield

Internationally renowned champion golfer, Matt Fitzpatrick, is driving fundraising for his home town after joining The Children’s Hospital Charity as patron.

Health
.

Doncaster sexual health and HIV services are moving near the town centre

Today, May 23, TriHealth Doncaster is moving its genitourinary medicine (GUM), sexual health and HIV services from Doncaster Royal Infirmary into East Laith Gate House, near the town centre.

Health
Sheffield runner experiences race with sight loss simulation specs

Sheffield runner experiences race with sight loss simulation specs

For one runner taking part in the Yorkshire Half Marathon this year, the challenge had a different perspective to when she was training.

Health
Barnsley Hospital

Hospital’s new technology lets patients receive appointment letters directly to their mobile

Barnsley Hospital is introducing a new technology which allows patients to receive appointment letters directly to their mobile phone.

Health
Marie Curie’s Sheffield fundraising group seeks treasurer and secretary

Marie Curie’s Sheffield fundraising group seeks treasurer and secretary

Marie Curie’s South East Sheffield Fundraising Group is looking to recruit a Treasurer, secretary and other members to support its team of volunteers.

News
First Sheffield

Photograph by Richard Walker / www.imagenorth.net

Sheffield drivers surprise colleague with life-changing bike

Sheffield resident and First Sheffield employee, Sean Gilbert, has been presented with an electric bike by the Mayor of Sheffield, after colleagues from First South Yorkshire and TBF (The Transport Benevolent Fund), rallied together and raised funds to help get him back on his feet, after he was diagnosed with a life-changing illness.

Health
Rotherham Hospital

Vomiting bug outbreak leads to visitor restrictions at South Yorkshire hospital

A hospital in South Yorkshire has imposed visitor restrictions to prevent the spread of a vomiting bug.

News
Sheffield staff rally round for MS sufferer

Sheffield staff rally round for MS sufferer

Home Office staff based in Sheffield are rallying round and riding out to raise funds for a colleague suffering a regressive form of Multiple Sclerosis.

News
Sponsored walk for sensory room

Pupils join in to help Sheffield care home residents

A double effort linking young people with elderly residents in Norwood aims to fund a therapy room for dementia sufferers.

Health
Doncaster carers’ fair offers help and support

Doncaster carers’ fair offers help and support

Are you a carer in Doncaster or know someone who is? If so a free carers’ fair is being held next month.

Health
Alzheimers Society Dementia Support Worker, Sheena Carr having tea and cake with sales adviser Aaron Walton and volunteer Doreen Merrills in the Doncaster branch of Scrivens

Doncaster opticians puts dementia in the frame

A Doncaster opticians hosted a coffee and cake event with advice from a dementia support worker as part of Dementia Awareness Week.

Health
.

Twiddlemuffs enhance the care for dementia patients in Doncaster

During Dementia Awareness Week (May 15-21) staff and volunteers at Doncaster and Bassetlaw Teaching Hospitals are putting their knitting needles to good use by creating ‘Twiddlemuffs’ for patients with dementia.

Health
.

Doncaster breast cancer survivor raises over £1,600 to say thank you

A local fundraiser has netted over £1,600 for Doncaster Royal Infirmary’s Jasmine Centre, a service specialising in the care and treatment of those with breast cancer.

Health
West End Clinic, West End Lane, Rossington. Picture: Marie Caley NDFP West End Clinic MC 2

Doncaster clinic out of special measures

A Doncaster GP surgery has turned its fortunes around after being rated ‘good’ by a Government health watchdog.

News
Elise Mawson and Katie Stewart

Grizzly challenge for Doncaster duo

It could be a bit hairy but two Doncaster workers are determined to conquer the grizzly heights of Snowdon for charity.

News
Sally Baker

Hospice care wows gran in to Doncaster fundraising role

Witnessing the superb care given by staff at Bluebell Wood Children’s Hospice, when her grandson was seriously ill, has spurred his gran on to supporting its services.

Health
Load more