£9.4M to unlock new tests, treatments and cures for rare kidney diseases

Thousands of people living with rare kidney disease will get access to improved diagnostics, treatments and potentially cures, thanks to a huge funding boost...

Covid spring vaccine bookings now open

The NHS is encouraging those aged 75 and over and other eligible people to book their Covid vaccine this spring. Covid is still here...

Partnership agreement celebrates collaboration between leading Australian Cancer Centre and Manchester’s Christie

The Christie NHS Foundation Trust and The Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre (Peter Mac) in Melbourne, Australia, have celebrated the signing of a joint partnership...

State of the art sperm bank opens in Manchester you will get VR porn

A state-of-the-art sperm bank has opened its doors in Manchester - and is on the lookout for donors. It is the first UK location from...

Increase in smoking among younger women in more advantaged social groups

Smoking among women under 45 from more advantaged social groups in England appears to have increased over the past decade, according to a new...

Many people with breast cancer ‘systematically left behind’

Experts predict 3 million new cases a year of breast cancer worldwide by 2040 and a million deaths, with people living in low- and...

£8.5m scheme announced to fund next generation of Greater Manchester Cancer experts

A major cancer charity has announced £8.5m for Manchester to provide the next generation of doctors and scientists to bring new and better cancer...

Report demolishes the current treatment for children wanting to change gender

The rationale for early puberty suppression remains unclear according to a report out this morning which demolishes the basis for the current model of treating...

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...