Anyone over five with symptoms is now eligible for a Coronavirus test

The Health Secretary Matt Hancock has announced in the House of Commons this afternoon that anyone over the age of five with symptoms of...

Cut down on social media says sleep expert

A sleep doctor is calling for Brits to cut down on the time they spend on social media this new year after a study...

6 in 10 food adverts during family TV shows promote junk food

A new report, based on research conducted at the University of Liverpool, shows that almost six in ten food and drink adverts shown during...

Nearly 2 million people with lung conditions notice improved symptoms as a result of...

1 in 6 people living with lung conditions in the UK noticed their symptoms have improved as a result of the fall in air...

Stockport’s new one stop shop arthritis ultrasound clinic leading the way for rheumatology

The Rheumatology department at Stockport NHS Foundation trust have introduced a pioneering new ultrasound clinic to improve the standard and quality of care for...

Coronavirus pandemic could have caused 40 million deaths if left unchecked

The outbreak of COVID-19 would likely have caused 40 million deaths this year in the absence of any preventative measures. This is one of the...

First of its kind Radiography Academy opens in Rochdale

The new academy opened on 4th November and was unveiled by NCA chief executive Raj Jain, and Bury & Rochdale Care Organisation Chief Officer...

Next week is viral meningitis week

THE UK’s leading meningitis charity is calling for those who have suffered from the viral form of the disease to ‘Make Viral Visible’ to...

There is a risk of a cancer epidemic following the response to coronavirus say...

A study out today highlights how the repurposing of health systems and implementation of social distancing measures, including national lockdowns, have had negative effects...

Trafford Park Temporary Mortuary placed on standby

A temporary mortuary in Trafford Park has been placed on standby. The facility will remain available for use should it be needed in the future. Assistant Chief Constable...