Monday, May 27, 2019

Health News

Kate Linnegar raises concerns over ongoing IMH troubles

Kate Linnegar, parliamentary candidate for North Swindon, has expressed her concerns for the ongoing IMH troubles in light of...

Macmillan specialists promote Sun Awareness Week

To mark Sun Awareness Week, a Macmillan Skin Cancer Clinical Nurse Specialist based at the Great Western Hospital in...

Sun Awareness Week kicks off today

A Swindon consultant dermatologist says Sun Awareness Week, which this year runs from 6thto 12thMay, is a good time...

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Giving patients a voice to improve the care at Great Western Hospital

Great Western Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust will be taking part in the Experience of Care Week in April 2019.

Experience...

Children can now drive themselves to surgery in style

Children staying on the Children’s Ward at Great Western Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust can now travel to surgery in...

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Be prepared and help ease pressure on health services this Easter

People living in Bath and North East Somerset (B&NES), Swindon and Wiltshire are being urged to get ready for...

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Great Western Hospital’s move to go smoke free is a success

Great Western Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust has been awarded a Green rating from Public Health England for its commitment...

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Great Western Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust offers advice on kidney issues

Great Western Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is inviting people in Swindon to attend a free health talk about ways...

Patient shares his weight loss story following successful support at Great Western Hospital Weight...

Great Western Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust runs a Weight Management Service.

The service, which has around 100 patients referred to...

Swindon awarded funding to tackle mental health stigma

Swindon has been selected to tackle the stigma of mental health locally after applying to become a Time to...

Save our Place of Safety! A silent protest against local mental health cuts this...

On Friday 22nd March at 10.30am Keep Our NHS Public Swindon, along with affected service users and both prospective parliamentary candidates...

Savernake View Care Home helps Trust purchase Droplet Cups for an entire ward

Savernake View Care Home in Marlborough has donated £165 to the Great Western Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust charity, Brighter...

Swindon kidney donor asks other to consider living donation this World Kidney Day

A woman who donated one of her kidneys to a stranger, is asking others to consider whether they could...

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Eat well and stay hydrated, Swindon carers tell elderly people

Swindon carers are throwing their weight behind a national campaign and urging older people to take care of themselves...