15 pharmacies across Greater Manchester will be taking part in a North West pilot...

pharmacies across Greater Manchester will be taking part in a North West pilot offering the measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) vaccine to support a...

Takeaways and meal delivery grew by more than 50% during the pandemic – and...

While restaurant re-openings saw takeaway consumption fall through 2020, takeaway consumption began to rise again going in to 2021, this time to around 470...

NHS rolls out artificial pancreas in world first move

Tens of thousands of children and adults living with type 1 diabetes across England are set to receive an ‘artificial pancreas’ in a world-first...

300 deaths a week associated with long A&E waits in 2023

There were almost 300 deaths a week associated with long A&E waits in 2023 according to a study out today  That is despite the Government...

More than one million fewer cigarettes could be smoked in the North West every...

WHEN Damian Fish was just seven-years-old he wrote to Prime Minister Ted Heath asking for smoking to be banned. Damian, who lives in Up...

MP’s call on Ministers to ‘radically increase’ sexual health services funding amid ‘red flag’...

The Government has “failed to heed” warnings over adequately funding sexual health services amid “deeply concerning” data on STIs in young people,a committee of...

Devo Manc led to significant improvements across health system, study finds

The devolution deals which granted Greater Manchester increased control over a range of public services enabled them to make significant improvements in many parts...

Manchester Scientists develop kinder test could improve diagnosis of womb cancer

A simple, safe and accurate test that identifies women with womb cancer from a sample taken from the vagina has been developed by clinician...

New move for The Saint Mary’s Centre, which continues to set standards for all...

Victims of sexual assault can continue to receive first class treatment and care at The Saint Mary’s Centre in Manchester, after a move to...

Most care homes closed by industry regulator are run for-profit

A new analysis  has found that virtually all care homes forced to close in England by the Care Quality Commission are run on a...