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MP criticises private mental health hospital in Sheffield as new Government report reveals failings

An MP has accused a Sheffield private mental health hospital of 'chronic failure' after the fourth report in 13 months showed the hospital as 'requiring improvement'.
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Well known scientist inspires Doncaster Pupils

Well known scientist inspires Doncaster Pupils

Hill House School, Auckley, were honoured to welcome Professor Lord Robert Winston to conduct a lecture, part of their new high-level speaker programme, named in his honour.

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Dr Kate Lovett Dean of the Royal College of  Psychiatrists

COLUMNIST: Sometimes our mental health becomes so impaired we need psychiatric help

We all have mental health. Just as many of us strive to get five a day or make it to 10,000 steps, it’s important that we’re conscious of trying to maintain and improve our mental health day. 

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Sheffield is to house a new urgent care stroke unit

Sheffield hospital to be regional stroke treatment specialist centre

Sheffield is to have one of three regional specialist sites for urgent treatment of strokes.

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Danielle Allen, (centre), who was diagnosed with very rare form of Gestational Trophoblastic Disease (GTD) called gestational trophoblastic neoplasia (GTN) has raised �1800 to raise awareness of the disease. She is pictured with her husband Paul (right) and friend Niall Cotterhill (left) as they complete the 140-mile Coast 2 Coast (C2C) cycle ride from Whitehaven to Tynemouth.

Doncaster woman finishes chemotherapy and takes on cycling challenge in just nine weeks

A young woman has cycled over 100 miles to raise money for cancer research, just weeks after having chemotherapy.

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The Fans Fighting Cancer walking football group which is part of the Macmillans Active Everyday scheme.

Sheffield man praises charity’s cancer support scheme

A Sheffield man who has advanced prostate cancer has credited a charity fitness scheme with helping him to fight the disease.

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Craft group’s ‘bonding hearts’ helping to support mums and babies at Sheffield care unit

Hundreds of fabric hearts which help build bonds between new mums and their premature babies have been generously donated to Sheffield Hospitals Charity by a kind-hearted city craft group.

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Liam Sheedy, aged 28, from Shiregrren, took part in a skydive to raise �1500 for Sheffield Hospitals Charity. He is about to have a kidney transplant.

Liam takes the leap to raise funds for Sheffield charity with sponsored skydive

A man who is due to have a kidney transplant has plunged thousands of feet through the air to raise funds for hospital.

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Autism Plus on Bridge Street

EXCLUSIVE: Anger as Sheffield charity ends adult autism support service resulting in job losses

A Sheffield charity service which provides support for autistic adults has ended resulting in impending job losses.
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Former Sheffield United manager Neil Warnock reveals wife is battling condition ‘worse than cancer’

Former Sheffield United manager Neil Warnock has revealed how his wife is battling a condition which she has found ‘worse than cancer’.

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Sheffield osteopath runner up in national award

Bannerdale Osteopaths in Nether Edge has been crowned runner up for Osteopathic Practice of the Year 2017 by Institute of Osteopathy.

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Sheffield NHS Trust scores above the national average for the care environment

Sheffield NHS Trust scores above the national average for the care environment

Sheffield Health & Social Care NHS Foundation Trust (SHSC) scored highly in a series of inspections which check standards on wards.

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COLUMNIST: Doncaster is in the top three in the country with a weight problem

COLUMNIST: Doncaster is in the top three in the country with a weight problem

Recent figures reveal that Doncaster is one of the top three areas in the country with a weight problem, with around three-quarters of our local adult population classed as either overweight or obese.

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Gail Miles (right) with Professor Jean White CBE, Chief Nursing Officer for the Welsh Government. Gail, a Respiratory Nurse Consultant at The Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust, has been given The Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother Award for Outstanding Service.

Respiratory nurse receives royal recognition

A nurse who is dedicated to improving care for people with respiratory conditions has been given an award.

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Doncaster Royal Infirmary

£6 million cost to NHS of Doncaster hospital no-shows

Patients who fail to show up for appointments at Doncaster's hospitals cost the NHS £6 million a year, bosses have revealed.

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Sheffield well-being centre making a difference to those with mental health issues

Sheffield well-being centre making a difference to those with mental health issues

It’s okay to not be okay is the message from a group which has launched a new well-being centre in Sheffield.

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Sheffield Teaching Hospitals' proposed Orthopaedic and Rehabilitation Research and Innovation Centre at the Olympic Legacy Park.

FIRST LOOK: Sheffield hospitals unveil 'world-leading' research centre plans for Olympic Legacy Park

Two 'world class' health research centres have been unveiled as the latest additions to Sheffield's Olympic Legacy Park.
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Autism early intervention centre opens in Doncaster

Autism early intervention centre opens in Doncaster

A new Early Intervention Centre for children with Autism or communication delays has opened in Doncaster providing specialist support for children and their families.

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Doncaster clinician’s stem cells save a child’s life

Doncaster clinician’s stem cells save a child’s life

A Doncaster clinician who joined the stem cell donation register has saved the life of a young child in America.

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Rotherham health worker excels in world skills competition

Rotherham health worker excels in world skills competition

A trainee assistant practitioner at Rotherham Hospital will be vying for a top prize in the World Skills UK competition later this month.

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