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  • Council urges parents to look out for scarlet fever

    Cheshire East Council is urging parents to know how to spot the signs of scarlet fever. It follows a rise in cases being seen by doctors across the North West region. The symptoms of scarlet fever are...

    • Posted February 24, 2018
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  • MyMind wins Innovator of the Year Award

    Cheshire and Wirral Partnership NHS Foundation Trust’s Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service were awarded accolades at this year’s National Children and Young People’s Mental Health Awards. The award was given in recognition of their pioneering support...

    • Posted February 8, 2018
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  • Cheshire women urged to take up cervical cancer screening

    Women in Cheshire are being urged to take part in cervical screening tests as part of a national awareness campaign. Those aged 25 and over are being encouraged to attend their smear test.   Dr Achla Damania,...

    • Posted January 23, 2018
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  • New measles cases sweep Cheshire and Merseyside

    Public Health England are urging parents to immunise their children against measles as the virus spreads across the UK – including 36 cases in Cheshire, Liverpool and Greater Manchester. Dr Mary Ramsey, the head of immunisation at...

    • Posted January 17, 2018
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  • Cheshire sessions for new grandparents

    For those expecting a new grandchild in their lives, Cheshire Easts 0-19 Health and Wellbeing Service is running free, informal and informative sessions to help grandparents support the early days of a baby’s life. The ‘Grandparents in...

    • Posted January 11, 2018
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  • Redevelopment of Macclesfield Hospital’s Accident and Emergency Department complete

    A major redevelopment of Macclesfield Hospital’s Accident and Emergency Department has been completed in a move which will help patients access the care they need more efficiently. The department has been reconfigured into two sections – one...

    • Posted January 5, 2018
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  • North West Ambulance warns of lung conditions this winter

    North West Ambulance Service (NWAS) is urging people with long term lung conditions to take extra precautions to look after their own health this winter. Statistics from the last 12 months show ambulance crews attended 13,502 cases...

    • Posted November 11, 2017
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  • Community NHS Trust appoints a new Non-Executive Director

    Wirral Community NHS Foundation Trust has appointed a new Non-Executive Director, Beverley Jordan to join its Board. Beverley will represent the interests of patients and ensure the interests of the people of Wirral are being looked after.     Beverley...

    • Posted August 8, 2017
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