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Scarlet fever warning as cases rise

Parents have been warned to check their children for symptoms of scarlet fever following a growing number of cases in recent weeks.

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VIDEO: The Tinnitus Clinic launches pioneering treatment in Yorkshire

Tinnitus sufferers are being offered pioneering treatments with the launch of a leading new audiology clinic in Yorkshire.
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Fizzy drinks spark liver disease warning

Fizzy drinks spark liver disease warning

A sweetener used in fizzy drinks, biscuits, cakes and ice cream is causing an epidemic of liver disease among youngsters, warns new research.

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Shigellosis: Everything you need to know about this highly infectious bug

Shigellosis: Everything you need to know about this highly infectious bug

This highly-infectious vomiting bug is sweeping schools across the UK, leading to a warning to parents to know the symptoms.

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Morrisons recalls beef slices over listeria fears

Morrisons recalls beef slices over listeria fears

Supermarket Morrisons has recalled one of its meat-based products over concerns it may cause flu-like symptoms among vulnerable people.

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Haven will blossom in grounds of hospital

Haven will blossom in grounds of hospital

A project created by a Hebden Bridge-based social enterprise hopes to harness the healing power of plants with new outdoor spaces at Calderdale Royal Hospital.

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The great NHS gamble: what you need to know about the crisis facing England’s NHS

The great NHS gamble: what you need to know about the crisis facing England’s NHS

Government and National Health Service bosses must plug a multi-billion pound funding gap in the NHS budget.

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Health care cuts killed 30,000 people in 2015

Health care cuts killed 30,000 people in 2015

Cuts to health and social care budgets are to blame for 30,000 extra deaths in England and Wales during 2015, a new study claimed.

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Pregnant? Morning sickness is worse for mothers with girls

Pregnant? Morning sickness is worse for mothers with girls

The Duchess of Cambridge suffered it with both her babies... but severe morning sickness really is more likely to predict a daughter, according to new research.

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Lizzie Jones is the Restart a Heart Day Ambassador

Lizzie Jones raises awareness for Restart a Heart Day

Lizzie Jones has teamed up with Yorkshire Ambulance Service NHS Trust (YAS) to appeal to secondary schools across the county to sign up for free cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) training.

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Vitamin D supplements key to combating common cold

Vitamin D supplements key to combating common cold

A daily dose of sunshine via Vitamin D pills keeps coughs and colds at bay, according to new research.

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#Sistersport - Lauren’s fitness journey drives her to inspire other women

In this week’s instalment of our #sistersport campaign, we share the fantastic journey of health and fitness coach Lauren Simpkins.

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Calderdale Royal Hospital

NHS trust named and shamed as one of 360 employers to underpay workers

More than 350 employers, including the Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust and a business in Hebden Bridge, have been named and shamed as the Government publishes the largest ever list of national minimum and living wage offenders.

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There are lots of reasons why people can't get a good night's sleep.

10 things that are stopping us getting a good night’s sleep

There’s nothing like a good night’s sleep to prepare us for the new day. But sadly many people aren’t getting one.

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The warning has come from Public Health England.

Parents warned to consult GP after cases of scarlet fever rise

Parents are being urged to take their child to a GP if they suspect scarlet fever, after cases rose in some areas of England.

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A little boy opened a chocolate egg expecting to find a toy inside - but discovered six tablets. Picture: Ross Parry Agency

Halifax toddler finds sedative tablets inside ‘Minions’ Easter egg

A mother in West Yorkshire says her son opened a chocolate egg expecting to find a toy inside, but discovered six tablets.

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Customer reviews of weight loss products should be taken with pinch of salt

Customer reviews of weight loss products should be taken with pinch of salt

Product reviews posted on shopping sites do not provide an accurate reflection of the actual benefit of the product, research suggests.

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Why the best way you can help your partner out of depression is to love them

Why the best way you can help your partner out of depression is to love them

The blues can be beaten by the love of a good man or woman, according to new research.

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Are you worried about your child's mental health?

Worried about your child’s mental health? Here’s what you should do

Anger issues, anxiety, bulimia, OCD, self harm - these are just a small number of the mental health issues facing children in the UK.

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