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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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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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St Catherine's Hospital Doncaster.

Doncaster health trust rated as ‘good’

Official watchdogs have rated one of Doncaster’s NHS trusts as ‘good’, more than a year after raising concerns over it.

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Surprise surprise for Sheffield schoolgirl

Surprise surprise for Sheffield schoolgirl

A Sheffield schoolgirl battling leukaemia got a real treat when a convoy of supercars worth up to £1 million arrived to pick her up from school on her 11th birthday.

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Royal Hallamshire Hospital in Sheffield

Praise for hospital staff and the high quality of NHS care in city

The quality of care provided by the NHS in Sheffield has divided opinions.

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Sheffield MP Paul Blomfield has said young people in Sheffield are waiting nearly six months to access mental health services. Photo: PA (posed by model)

NHS CRISIS: Young people in Sheffield are waiting 'six months' to access mental health services

A Sheffield MP has said young people in the city are waiting nearly six months to access mental health services – as headteachers dip into school budgets to bring in crisis support for pupils.

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Sheffield Childrens Hospital

Hospital's hitting A&E four-hour target times

Sheffield’s main A&E departments are hitting national targets to see A&E patients within four hours.

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Carole Collings - courtesy of BBC Radio Sheffield

Sheffield man left with 'locked-in' syndrome after holiday stroke waited two weeks for South Yorkshire hospital bed

A Sheffield man who suffered a stroke while on holiday in France had to wait more than two weeks before he was transferred to a hospital near home - because of a lack of beds.
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