Health

New special unit at Belfast City Hospital will treat women suffering from the consequences of vaginal mesh implants
Edwin Poots has renegued on promise that no residents would be moved until alternative accommodation was available, says Sinn Féin
Beginning in July, treatment with new oral vaccine Rotarix will protect children against the diarrhoea bug rotavirus
Trust highlights Multiple Sclerosis Awareness Week from April 29 - May 5 and offers support and advice via the MS Team on 028 71 296 132
Children's Heart Federation lists the 5 key signs of a heart problem in a child in its new 'Think HEART' campaign
Imperial College study says 1 sweet fizzy drink per day has major impact on risk of Type 2 diabetes, says Pat Ramsey
Ministers will fund study into effects of coal fires on air quality and health, for completion in early 2014
Health Minister sees advanced use of electronic care records (ECR) in Dallas which predict potential future health problems for patients
High air pollution levels today in City due to easterly airflows from England and Europe are expected to improve from tomorrow
The long term consequences of November's fire sees some patients in Altnagelvin waiting more than double target waiting times for surgery
In last 3 months of 2012, 99.9% of those referred to a breast cancer specialist were seen within 2 weeks of their referral

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Man (est. age 19) with face covered entered supermarket at Bond St last night at 9pm armed with bat, forced staff to open till
Western Trust, Belfast Trust and Southern Trust issue apology to families for five child deaths caused by hyponatremia (low sodium levels)
Peace IV funds go to Steelstown Brian Og's GAC, Galliagh Rainbow Child and Family Centre and Greater Shantallow Community Art
'Design Your Own Xmas Jumper' winners L-R Teagan McCallion, Patrick Mooney, Betty Doherty of Tower Museum and Jodie Kennedy
Former Fair City & Britain's Got Talent star Ryan O'Shaughnessy will perform his song 'Together' at Eurovision semi-final in Lisbon on May 8