We bring you the latest news from the healthcare about the health care in the United Kingdom.

donderdag 17 mei 2018

Leaving your organ donation decisions to your Will could be too late

Leaving your organ donation decisions to your Will could be too late
Including a decision to donate organs after death in a Will, without registering a decision on the Organ Donor Register or talking to loved ones, could leave it too late to save a life, according to the Health Secretary, Vaughan Gething.
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Children's passports help ease the way during hospital journey
Children needing cleft surgery in Morriston Hospital are being given a passport to prepare them and their parents for the journey.
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Bringing the family together with new healthy family challenge
As well as promoting the benefits of the Five Ways to Wellbeing during Mental Health Awareness Week, Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board is launching a Healthy Family Challenge Chart with the aim of bringing the family together to take part in activities to improve their mental and physical health.
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Over 900 abdominal aortic aneurysms detected in first five years of screening programme
The Wales Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Screening Programme is celebrating its fifth birthday this month with a series of events across the country.
 
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New mental health support available to NHS staff
Betsi Cadwaladr Health Board is marking Mental Health Awareness Week (May 14-20) by raising awareness of the mental health support available to its 16,500 staff.
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Construction Progress on The Grange University Hospital
The building of The Grange University Hospital is progressing rapidly, with the construction of the first floor already underway.
 
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International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia -- May 17th 2018
The International Day against Homophobia and Transphobia is now celebrated in more than 100 countries, but, in almost 80 countries around the world, having a relationship with someone of the same sex is still illegal; punishable by lifetime imprisonment and, in some countries, punishable by death.
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National Smile Month...
National Smile Month is the largest and longest-running campaign to promote good oral health. Together, with thousands of individuals and organisations, it highlights three key messages, all of which go a long way in helping us develop and maintain a healthy mouth...
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