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Portsmouth rehabilitation service rated Good by CQC

A SERVICE helping people recuperate has been rated as ‘good’ by inspectors.

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Volunteers needed for online rheumatology scheme in Portsmouth

VOLUNTEERS are needed for a new project to educate and support people living with arthritis and other connective tissue diseases.

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Drop-in event in Portsmouth for people with dementia

PEOPLE affected by dementia can attend a drop-in information event.

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Baby teething necklaces recalled in choke hazard alert

Baby teething necklaces recalled in choke hazard alert

Amber necklaces and bracelets, wooden teething rattles and teething clips have been recalled after Trading Standards test results revealed them to be a choking hazard.

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The team from Ickle Pickles set off from Queen Alexandra Hospital for the 20-mile sponsored walk around Portsmouth

Picture: Steve Reid/Blitz Photography

WATCH: Walkers raise nearly £4,000 for QA Hospital’s neo-natal unit

A TEAM of walkers completed a 20-mile route raising thousands of pounds for premature babies.

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Advanced nurse practitioner Rosemary Buck, consultant Maria Noblet, and My Generation secretary Carol McClintock with Ann Burton

Hospital says thanks to band for cash boost

CITY band My Generation raised £1,260 for Queen Alexandra Hospital’s breast services department at a gig.

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Club donates £2,199 to QA Hospital

A NIGHTCLUB has raised more than £2,000 for Queen Alexandra Hospital.

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Cash spent on health consultants comes under fire from top doctor

A LEADING doctor has branded the amount of money being spent on consultants helping to draw up plans for changes to the NHS as ‘outrageous’.

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Portsmouth group in need of volunteers to continue

VOLUNTEERS are needed to ensure a support group can continue.

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CQC rates Havant care home as outstanding

A CARE home has received praise for its hard work after being rated as outstanding by a health watchdog.

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New live chat will help breastfeeding mums

NEW mums can get advice and support on breastfeeding from a new online chat tool.

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Babies’ colic medicine could help spot cancers

An over-the-counter medicine used to treat colic in babies has been found to help improve the chances of detecting gullet and stomach cancer earlier, say Portsmouth researchers.

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Oliver Taplin from Warsash

Glitzy fundraising ball to be held in aid of disabled Oliver, 10, from Warsash

PEOPLE are being urged to get their best ballgowns and dancing shoes on for a fundraiser in aid of a boy with complex disabilities.

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Primark recalls children’s clothing item over choking fears

Primark recalls children’s clothing item over choking fears

Primark has recalled a line of children’s clothing over safety fears.

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Cancer mobile service reaches thousands in Hampshire

MORE than 3,000 people received cancer support and advice thanks to a mobile service.

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Enough hidden salt in shopping baskets for 130 bags of ready salted

Enough hidden salt in shopping baskets for 130 bags of ready salted

Alarming amounts of salt are lurking in our shopping baskets - and it’s costing thousands of lives a year, warns new research.

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Portsmouth boxing match will raise money for Daisy

A BOXING match will be raising money for a little girl with cancer.

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Leigh Park toddler fundraises £750 for family friend with terminal cancer

LITTLE Brinley MacDonald has raised hundreds of pounds for a family friend with terminal cancer.

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Rosellen Lambert

Gosport woman who survived cancer gets confident on catwalk

WHEN she was diagnosed with ovarian cancer, Rosellen Lambert lost her confidence.

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Paul and Helen Janaway   Picture: Habibur Rahman

‘It’s about making the most of what we have’

When Paul Janaway suffered a brain abscess, it turned his life upside down and things were never the same again.

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