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Young Doncaster Hospital Trust clinical photographer shortlisted for outstanding work

A talented apprentice photographer at Doncaster and Bassetlaw Hospitals is focussing on success after nomination for a top award.

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VIDEO: The Tinnitus Clinic launches pioneering treatment in Yorkshire

Tinnitus sufferers are being offered pioneering treatments with the launch of a leading new audiology clinic in Yorkshire.
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Victoria Lodge Residential Care Home. Picture: Dean Atkins/Doncaster Free Press

Doncaster care home branded 'inadequate' for third time in a row

A Doncaster care home has been criticised following an inspection by a Government health watchdog for the third time in a row.

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Doncaster pit village residents to benefit from wellbeing scheme

Plans to transform a deprived Doncaster former pit village are set to be rolled out, health bosses have revealed.

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Disruption to phone lines at hospital as new system is installed

Patients of Scunthorpe, Grimsby and Goole hospitals are being warned of potential disruption to the phone lines on Wednesday March 1.

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Valuable contribution made by young carers is highlighted by council

Young carers, the valuable contribution they make, and the challenges they face, are being highlighted by North Lincolnshire Council.

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The great NHS gamble: what you need to know about the crisis facing England’s NHS

The great NHS gamble: what you need to know about the crisis facing England’s NHS

Government and National Health Service bosses must plug a multi-billion pound funding gap in the NHS budget.

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Anger over £14,000 cost of private ambulances

Doncaster’s cash- strapped hospitals trust is spending £14,000 a month transferring youngsters from Bassetlaw to Doncaster and Sheffield after children’s ward cuts.

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Free course to help people living with and beyond cancer

A free six-week course is being held by Macmillan in partnership with Northern Lincolnshire and Goole NHS Foundation Trust.

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Ex-nurse appointed as new Doncaster hospital boss

The trust which runs Doncaster Royal Infirmary has appointed its director of nursing as its new boss.

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Sheffield stroke survivor, aged just 45, tackles Resolution Run to mark year milestone

Sheffield stroke survivor, aged just 45, tackles Resolution Run to mark year milestone

A stroke survivor from Sheffield is marking a year since her stroke by taking on the Stroke Association’s Resolution Run on Sunday April 9 at The Knavesmire, York Racecourse.

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Revealed: All hospital services in South Yorkshire under review in NHS shake-up

Revealed: All hospital services in South Yorkshire under review in NHS shake-up

All hospital services in South Yorkshire are under review to identify those that are ‘unsustainable’ to try to fill a £571m financial black hole.

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Physical activity sessions for people affected by cancer

North Lincolnshire Council is working with Macmillan Cancer Support to offer a six week programme to provide an introduction back into exercise for people affected by cancer.

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Doncaster Royal Infirmary Mallard Ward team (I-r): Toni Parkes, Michelle Appleton, Joanne Sayles,Emma Parkes, Martha Amoc and Dr Rod Kersh

‘Open’ visiting at a Doncaster hospital ward boosts patient care says top doctor

Flexible visiting hours have helped boost care on a Doncaster hospital ward, says an expert doctor.

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Why the best way you can help your partner out of depression is to love them

Why the best way you can help your partner out of depression is to love them

The blues can be beaten by the love of a good man or woman, according to new research.

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Will Roberts and his mum Bridget

Mum with MS inspires Sheffield man to run 150 miles across the Arctic

A man from Sheffield is taking on the Ice Ultra Marathon – a 150 mile extreme footrace through Arctic Sweden – in support of his mum who has lived with multiple sclerosis (MS) for almost 20 years.

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COLUMN: Increasing concern about the cost and quality of home care, say Sheffield health chiefs

Care at home really makes a difference to people - it’s often the difference between staying in your own home and being in residential care.

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Worryingly low rates of cancer screening in Sheffield

Cancer screening is one of our strongest weapons in the fight against cancer.

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SHOCK FIGURES: 30 per cent of women not attending potentially life-saving cervical smear tests

Young women across the region are being urged to attend their regular smear tests after shock figures revealed that 30 per cent of those aged 25 to 49 in North Lincolnshire are not doing so.

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Jordan Hayes has his head shaved for the cause

Doncaster hairdresser set to repay heroes who helped him

Doncaster hairdresser Jordan Hayes is on a mission to give something back to medics who helped save his arm.

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