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Recruitment drive for Rotherham NHS Trust Urgent and Emergency care centre

Key appointments are to be made as part of a recruitment drive for registered nurses, practitioners, doctors and GPs at Rotherham’s new Urgent and Emergency Care Centre.

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Plans for Radiotherapy unit at Doncaster hospital put on hold

Plans for Radiotherapy unit at Doncaster hospital put on hold

Plans for a radiotherapy unit that would mean patients receiving cancer treatment in Doncaster rather than Sheffield have been put on hold.

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Staff at Bowden House were praised by the CQC

Sheffield care home praised by Government watchdog following inspection

Staff at a Sheffield care home are celebrating after they were praised by a Government watchdog following an inspection.

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Royal seal of approval for South Yorkshire midwife

Royal seal of approval for South Yorkshire midwife

A dedicated union steward is one of only four people nationally to be nominated for a top award by the Royal College of Midwives.

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NHS

What are we going to do?

Well said RG of Sheffield, (“A private funded system”, Star letter, Saturday, January 14).

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111 West Street, where Senthilnataal Periyasamy wants to open a new off licence.

MP and council health chief object to West Street off licence plan

Key Sheffield figures say a sixth off licence in West Street would add 'fuel' to the problems of street drinking and violence.
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Sean Munnelly is urging people to visit Sheffield's Springboard Cafes.

'I nearly killed myself - but help is available at mental health cafes'

A Sheffield man who was moments away from suicide has urged others to talk about mental health at a council-funded cafe.

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Dennis Hobson and his dad, whose body has been cryogenically frozen

Sheffield boxing legend’s body to be cryogenically frozen

The remains of a legendary member of Sheffield’s boxing community, who died last week, are to be cryogenically frozen.

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Dennis Hobson and Dennis Hobson Snr

Sheffield boxing legend to be cryogenically frozen

The remains of a legendary member of Sheffield’s boxing community, who died last week, are to be cryogenically frozen.

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Feature: Growing success from very small beginnings

Feature: Growing success from very small beginnings

She was born dangerously premature, weighing just the same as a bag of sugar.

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God bless 
the NHS

God bless the NHS

I would like to thank the doctors, nurses and helpers at Weston Park Hospital and the Hallamshire Cancer Care where my mum was treated.

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Rotherham hospital

I was in hospital with a chest infection for four days around the new year.

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crying baby

Would you stick needles in your baby to stop it crying?

Acupuncture may stop babies suffering from colic from crying too much, according to new research.
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Birch Avenue care home in Chapeltown

Funding row sparks concern as NHS provider pulls out of running Sheffield care home

Concerns have been raised following a decision by NHS bosses to pull out of running a Sheffield care home due to financial difficulties.
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You can take simple steps to feel happier, according to Julie Westrupp.

YOU ARE NOT ALONE: Simple tips to boost your mood on 'Blue Monday'

A Derbyshire clinician has urged residents to take simple steps to improve their mood on so-called Blue Monday.
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St Lukes hospice staff celebrate

Sheffield hospice receives outstanding rating

You’re outstanding!

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South Yorkshire cancer care centre backed by housebuilder

South Yorkshire cancer care centre backed by housebuilder

A care centre in Rotherham is set to provide further therapy and counselling sessions for people with cancer after receiving a grand donation from a leading UK housebuilder.

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Proceeds from little girl’s charity single for South Yorkshire hospice

Proceeds from little girl’s charity single for South Yorkshire hospice

A little girl with a big heart is donating the proceeds of her charity single to Bluebell Wood Children’s Hospice, after winning the chance to record in a professional recording studio.

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Ms Haigh said the public and 'brilliant and dedicated' paramedics are being let down by the Government

Plan for Doncaster ambulance hub withdrawn

Plans for a new Doncaster ambulance hub at Lakeside have been withdrawn at the eleventh hour.

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NHS under pressure

NHS under pressure

I am writing to you in relation to the crisis in the NHS at the moment.

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