Health

Catriona Connolly's 3-yr Malawi project focused on 3 hospitals and reduced childbirth deaths by 70%
Health Minister praises seamless transition of payments for recipients of the Independent Living Fund in Northern Ireland
The number of autistic children in NI schools has increased by over 50% in the past five years, from 1.3% to 2.2%
Since Cancer Focus NI Well Aware started in 2013, it has visited 105 venues, more than 1,000 older people have had free health checks
Two wards affected by incidences of Strep A in staff and patients, Trust asks public with sore throats not to visit Altnagelvin
Pat Ramsey MLA says helicopter would increase access to hospitals in cases of acute emergencies
Meningitis B vaccines will be offered for infants, teens aged 14-18, and university freshers from September
Angela Dobbins' motion for more defibrillators and a full register and map of their locations has been passed with all-party support
Cllr Angela Dobbins' motion calls for greater availablity of defibrillators in NI and a register and map to show their locations in Derry
As Bexsero is rolled out from 1 Sept in England and Scotland only, Durkan reminds Stormont the drug would prevent 82% of cases in NI
New booklet 'What Diabetes Care to Expect in Schools' will inform the parents of NI's 1,120 diabetic children

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Two men arrested on Wednesday in connection with shooting in bookies on Creggan's Central Drive in March have been released unconditionally
A quad was stolen from a shed at a house on Trench Road in the early hours of Wednesday 19th April
A hydraulic cutter, socket sets and screw drivers were used in Quayside Omniplex on Tuesday to free boy's hand trapped in his seat
Translink offers coach day return including show ticket for £31 adult and £11 child, or travel only £18 and £9, show runs 10-13 May
Music charity Live Music Now performed jazz for 150 kids at Gaelscoil Eadain Mhoir on Lecky Road to promote City's upcoming Jazz Festival