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How this Sheffield couple met through their shared pain of losing someone to cancer

When Stanley and Janet both lost their respected partners to cancer, their worlds fell apart.
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Sheffield mum hails ‘brilliant’ sport and fitness accessibility scheme

A Sheffield mum-of-two has heaped praise on a health and fitness scheme which enables people with physical and learning disabilities, as well as mental health conditions, to take a family member, carer or friend to Sheffield sports venues as support for free.

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Sheffield’s The Botanist bubbling for children’s hospital charity

Since opening in October 2016, The Botanist in Leopold Square (Sheffield) has raised almost £2,000 for The Children’s Hospital Charity with the donation of a percentage from children’s meals and limited edition cocktails.

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Video: Hallamshire Harrier Steve Worthington wins 1,000-runner Dronfield 10k

Steve Worthington defied the wind and cold to take first place in the popular Dronfield 10K race last Sunday.

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The charity has seen a big rise in referrals

Sheffield eating disorder charity has seen a 'big increase' in referrals

A Sheffield charity which helps people combat eating disorders has said it's seen a big rise work and is urging more people to join their team.

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Doncaster healthcare worker steps up to beat cancer

A maternity support worker at Doncaster Royal Infirmary is undertaking Cancer Research UK’s 10,000 steps a day challenge to raise funds to help in the fight against the disease.

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International recognition for Doncaster cardiac service

International recognition for Doncaster cardiac service

A cardiac service at Doncaster and Bassetlaw Teaching Hospitals has been awarded an internationally recognised accreditation, which it will hold for the next five years.

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Green-fingered Doncaster gardener creates little oasis of tranquillity

Green-fingered Doncaster gardener creates little oasis of tranquillity

A green fingered gardener has created a little oasis of tranquillity at a Swallownest unit for people with mental health needs, thanks to a programme of vocational support for patients.

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Sheffield dad’s Great North Run as son celebrates special birthday

It’s a big occasion for Alex Baines this year, as he and his family celebrate his twenty-first birthday in Sheffield.

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‘Unicorn’ ride for Debbie and Sheffield hospice

Riders and unicorns are hoping for a magical sum as they fundraise for vital new equipment, for St Luke’s Hospice.

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Build mental health support in all areas of health and social care planning

‘One in four adults experiences at least one diagnosable mental health problem in any year,’ was the startling finding of a national report for NHS England, published in February 2016.

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Landmark Doncaster hotel sold off to healthcare firm in £6.5 million deal

A landmark Doncaster hotel has been sold off to healthcare company in a £6.5 million deal.

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South Yorkshire charity aims to scoop £50,000 lottery fund

South Yorkshire charity aims to scoop £50,000 lottery fund

South Yorkshire dementia charity Lost Chord is in line for a major funding boost from the Big Lottery Fund’s People’s Projects campaign.

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Enough hidden salt in shopping baskets for 130 bags of ready salted

Enough hidden salt in shopping baskets for 130 bags of ready salted

Alarming amounts of salt are lurking in our shopping baskets - and it’s costing thousands of lives a year, warns new research.

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Doncaster MPs back pledge on cider tax

Doncaster MPs Caroline Flint and Ed Miliband have backed a Government pledge to consult on tax levels for strong cider.

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Doncaster dad in heart condition alert

A Doncaster dad is 20 times more likely to have heart disease because of a faulty gene.

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Binge drinking at home is causing increasing concern

Health chiefs to 'identify and combat' home binge drinking in Chesterfield

Council chiefs are to develop an action plan to tackle Chesterfield's binge-drinking problem.

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New strategy to help Sheffield children with mental health conditions

A new strategy has been launched to combat the increasing prevalence of mental health conditions in Sheffield's children.

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Warning as skin creams linked to 40 fire deaths

Warning as skin creams linked to 40 fire deaths

A group of skin creams containing paraffin have been linked to almost 40 fire deaths across Britain over the last decade.

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Smokers warned over new cigarette laws that are coming into force within weeks

Smokers warned over new cigarette laws that are coming into force within weeks

Smokers across the UK are being warned about new rules on cigarettes and tobacco that are set to come into force within a matter of weeks.

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