As over 4.4m tonnes of food is wasted New guidelines on food labels and...

Roughly 4.4m tonnes of the food wasted in the UK annually is avoidable, and 2m tonnes of this is as a result of food...

New Manchester led research confirms that the risk of stillbirth is doubled if women...

The Midlands and North of England Stillbirth Study (MiNESS) found that women who go to sleep in the supine (lying on the back) position...

Manchester based Oddfellows Society produce a guide to friendship

With recognition growing of the problem of loneliness in the UK, the Oddfellows Friendly Society, who are based on Deansgate, has produced a new...

The Christie has launched a new chemotherapy suite at Doctor Kershaw’s Hospice in Royton

More cancer patients from the Oldham area can now receive first class chemotherapy and immunotherapy treatments closer to home. Manchester’s specialist cancer centre, The Christie,...

Coronavirus: the UK approach explained

Boris Johnson, the UK prime minister, has warned that many families will lose loved ones to the new coronavirus, but the country’s government is...

State of the art cyclotron arrived at the Christie

A state of the art proton beam therapy machine, the ‘cyclotron’, will be installed at the specialist cancer hospital The Christie in Manchester this...

Innovative sleep project to benefit Rochdale shift workers

Shift workers in Rochdale borough will benefit from an innovative project offering free face-to-face consultations with sleep experts, who'll share advice on mental and...

Manchester study unmasks scale of patient doctor divide

A study has estimated that around three million Britons - or 7.6 % of the country - believe they have experienced a harmful or...

New £5m intermediate care unit for North Manchester opens

A new purpose-built £5m intermediate care unit has officially opened. Located  on the grounds of North Manchester General Hospital to provide support and rehabilitation to...

Corrie’s Jenny helps Manchester Hospital celebrate five years of life saving mums

Have a baby, potentially cure blood cancer: this is what mums-to-be in Manchester have been doing to save lives, thanks to the Anthony Nolan...