Health

Public consultations on reshaping breast assessment care and stroke care take place in Omagh (Silverbirch Hotel) and Coleraine (Lodge Hotel)
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
95% of suspected cancers should be treated within 2 months, only 82.8% were, but of confirmed cancers 97.9% were treated within 31 days
Council's 12 Community Safety Wardens now qualified to act as initial response to cardiac emergencies
Initiative will develop sport, arts and cultural links to combat mental health problems and tackle high suicide rates in rural areas
Complex pool to close for maintenance from Monday 18th March and reopen on April 1st.

Pages

Subscribe to Health
Funding granted for Shantallow and Galliagh community centres - work should begin in Autumn, says Cllr Brian Tierney
Barriers at Templemore Sports Complex from 10.15pm-6.30am Mon-Fri and 6.15pm-8.30am SatSun due to recent upsurge in anti-social driving
Singin' in the rain: Cllr Shauna Cusack led a voluntary litter pick on lanes around Grafton St today
Derry/Strabane Council's archive team will show how to trace your family or local history at free event at Alley Theatre Wed 26 June 12-4pm
If you are 12-15 and want to build an Android app, programme a robot or build your own website, Seagate's Summer School is 1-5 July at Magee