Fri 16 Feb 2018
THE Prince of Wales met young people this morning at Dearne Fire Station who have turned their lives around with help from his charity, The Prince’s Trust.
By Gareth Dennison on Thu 12 Jul 2012
ROTHERHAM’S public health director has urged garage workers to be more vigilant after it was confirmed that diesel fumes cause cancer.
By Gareth Dennison on Fri 22 Jun 2012
HEALTH bosses are planning to stub out free nicotine replacement products for smokers trying to quit.
By Michele Vincent on Fri 22 Jun 2012
HEALTH chiefs are celebrating after being named in the top 40 trusts in the UK for the fourth year running
By Amy Westby on Thu 21 Jun 2012
PATIENTS were advised to double check their routine appointments as doctors across Rotherham went on strike today.
By Amy Westby on Mon 18 Jun 2012
PATIENTS are being advised that pre-booked appointments and treatment at Mexborough Montagu Hospital will go ahead as planned despite this week’s doctor’s strike.
By Phil Turner on Thu 14 Jun 2012
WOMEN who had potentially dangerous breast implants will be able to get help to pay for operations to remove them from a new support group.
By Michael Upton on Fri 08 Jun 2012
A NURSE left two patients with learning disabilities unsupervised while she tidied her car and listened to music, a hearing was told.
By Michael Upton on Fri 01 Jun 2012
PARENTS to taking their children to petting farms during the school half-term holidays are being reminded of the importance of hand washing in avoiding infection and disease.
By Dave Doyle on Fri 01 Jun 2012
A MUM and daughter team have donated a sweet sum to a hospital unit.
By Gareth Dennison on Fri 01 Jun 2012
PATIENTS have been recalled and screened for tuberculosis after a death from the disease at Rotherham Hospital.
By Gareth Dennison on Fri 25 May 2012
ROTHERHAM families will be able to stay better informed about their health after the launch of a £3m on-line health records project.
By Amy Westby on Tue 22 May 2012
DEARNE and Don Valley patients undergoing keyhole surgery will be given a helping hand thanks to the arrival of a robotic arm.
By Gareth Dennison on Mon 14 May 2012
MP KEVIN Barron had his lungs tested to highlight the devastating damage caused by cystic fibrosis.
By Michael Upton on Wed 18 Apr 2012
Labour leader and Mexborough MP Ed Miliband dropped in at a doctor’s surgery to discuss the impact of the impending overhaul of the NHS.
Findings from the public consultation into changes to some services provided at the Dearne Valley’s main hospital have been published.