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New special unit at Belfast City Hospital will treat women suffering from the consequences of vaginal mesh implants
Brian and Michelle McLaughlin raised over £6,300 for Altnagelvin's neo-natal department through a charity walk and charity boxing match
NWRC sport lecturer Ivor Neill has been crowned fittest man over 60 in Ireland by sports training organisation Crossfit
Approval as part of a £73.5m project to provide a new North Wing Ward Block and major upgrade works to Day Surgery Theatres
Health regulator says with short-staffing, Altnagelvin's A&E staff are tired, burnt out and stressed, and patient care suffers at busy times
SDLP calls for medical school in North-West to address workforce issues and enhance primary care provision West of the Bann
Western Trust has confirmed the radiotherapy service at Altnagelvin Hospital is on target to commence in two weeks' time, at end November
Council accepting unused hospital equipment, such as crutches and walking aids, at the Pennyburn depot to return them to the Western Trust
'IVF Inequality': couples in Derry and NI receive just one cycle of infertility treatment compared to three in GB, says Cllr Martin Reilly
Doctor Albert McNeill, lead cardiology clinician of the Western Trust, has been appointed President of the Irish Cardiac Society
A male self-employed dentist in the General Dental Scheme has average taxable income of £86,800 compared to £55,200 for female dentist

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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