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Sunday, December 16, 2018

Cold weather warning for Birmingham and Solihull residents

The Met Office has issued a Level 2 cold weather alert for the Birmingham and Solihull area from Friday, 23 until Monday, 26 February. Residents are being advised to take extra precautions...

Pioneering robotic-arm assisted surgery at The Royal Orthopaedic Hospital

The Royal Orthopaedic Hospital in Birmingham is the first NHS hospital in the country to introduce robotic-arm assisted surgery. The hospital, home to one of the largest and most respected specialist orthopaedic...

Smear test plea for women in Birmingham and Solihull as screening attendance falls

Women in Birmingham and Solihull are being reminded of the importance of attending regular smear tests for cervical cancer as latest figures reveal that attendance of cervical screening in England is...

New Year, New You – Make some resolutions to improve your health.

If your new year resolution is to improve your health, then why not look after your liver in 2018! The Birmingham and Solihull Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) are supporting the national Love...

The Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust made over £4.8M from parking charges in...

NHS hospitals made a record £174 million in the last year, up 6% on the year before, from charging patients, visitors and staff for car parking, according to an investigation by...

Umbrella hands out 100,000 condoms to students during Birmingham Freshers’ Week

Over 100,000 condoms are to be handed out at Freshers’ events over the coming weeks to new college and university students by Umbrella, the sexual health service for Birmingham and Solihull. Led...

NHS issues advice for a hoppy Easter

With just over a week left until Easter, doctors in Birmingham are asking local people to plan ahead with some simple steps to stay happy and healthy over the long bank...


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