Screening for ovarian cancer did not reduce deaths

A large-scale randomised trial of annual screening for ovarian cancer did not succeed in reducing deaths from the disease, despite one of the screening...

An image of our times – NHS trust marks International Nurses Day with inspiring...

In celebration of International Nurses Day on 12 May 2021, a mental health and learning disabilities NHS Trust has turned an iconic image of...

Greater Manchester smokers encouraged to quit to improve their mental health

This Mental Health Awareness week (10 – 16 May), Greater Manchester smokers are being encouraged to give quitting a go to feel happier and...

Report warns of ‘eternal 2020’ for end of life care services without expansion of...

A new report warns that the ‘traumatic’ final days experienced by patients sent home or to care homes to die without adequate support and...

British public and leading health experts back changes to alcohol labelling

New research released today suggests that the Great British public would back Government plans to include nutritional and health information on alcohol products. A new...

The first elevated Helipad of its kind in the North West opens in Manchester

The state-of-the-art helicopter landing pad, which is situated on the roof of Grafton Street car park on Oxford Road Campus (ORC), will enable critically...

£5m for Stepping Hill Hospital nursing recruitment

Stockport NHS Foundation Trust is investing more than £5m in recruiting a total of 142 more nurses & care assistants for hospital wards at...

Vaccination rates among over 50’s worryingly low amongst black Caribbean groups

Around one in three people in England aged 50 and over identifying as black Caribbean are unlikely to have received at least one dose...

One in four say mental health worsened after receiving NHS treatment remotely

Mental health charity Mind’s survey of almost 2,000 people reveals that more than one in three (35 per cent) found support from NHS mental...

Salford Mental Health Charity is saving the Lives of our NHS Heroes Being Lost...

Salford mental health charity ‘Start Inspiring Minds’, through its multi award winning ‘Reach Out; Start to End Suicide’ campaign, in partnership with ‘Salford Royal...