Y chromosome puts men at risk of heart disease

Men who carry a specific type of Y chromosome are at an 11 per cent increased risk of heart and circulatory disease, according to...

Crack is Back- PHE reveals 20% rise in crack addicts needing treatment

Today’s annual statistics released by Public Health England on the number of adults receiving treatment for drug and alcohol problems has revealed a worrying...

NHS patient obesity study launched in Tameside

One of the biggest patient studies into obesity to be held in the North West gets underway in Tameside this month.

Routine HIV tests to be offered across Greater Manchester

Routine HIV tests are to be offered across Greater Manchester for the first time, thanks to a new sexual health service. The move is expected...

HIV Has Changed Campaign

The HIV Has Changed campaign launches today, in Manchester and About Manchester is please to support the event. Join us at 2pm today if...

New Greater Manchester initiative aims to to improve dental care in schools and nurseries.

A £1.5 million-pound action plan to improve children’s oral health in Oldham, Rochdale, Salford and Bolton has been launched today. The investment aims to reduce...

Keeley slams government proposals of mental health and young people.

Barbara Keeley MP, Labour’s Shadow Cabinet Minister for Mental Health and MP for Worsley and Eccles,has slammed the government’s Green Paper on and described...

Manchester Scientists Mould discovery in lungs paves way for helping hard to treat asthma

A team at The University of Manchester have found that in a minority of patients they studied, a standard treatment for asthma - oral...

Number of deaths from malnutrition has risen by more than 30% in the last...

The number of deaths from underlying malnutrition or where malnutrition was named as a contributory factor is increasing, having risen by more than 30%...

Thousands of children with learning disabilities missing out on eye tests in the North...

New research by SeeAbility, the national learning disability and sight loss charity, suggests that thousands of children with learning disabilities in the North West...

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