Mon 16 Oct 2017
DEVOTED relatives and friends have paid touching tributes to two “much-loved” dads who died in a car crash — with pals of one planning a fundraising event to pay for his funeral and to make Christmas a little happier for his five-year-old son.
By Gareth Dennison on Tue 24 May 2011
FREE child weight loss classes are being offered as a leisure firm bids to tackle teenage obesity.
By Amy Westby on Mon 23 May 2011
A SHORTAGE of patients has forced the closure of a doctors’ surgery.
By Michael Upton on Mon 23 May 2011
ROTHERHAM’S walk-in health centre could be declared the best in the business at an awards ceremony next month.
By Phil Turner on Tue 17 May 2011
A NEW group which aims to help Alzheimer's patients by singing has opened in Rotherham.
By Phil Turner on Fri 29 Apr 2011
DOCTORS in Rotherham have been accused of flouting a ban on premium rate phone numbers which campaigners claim “rip off” patients.
By Naumaan Farooq on Fri 15 Apr 2011
AN OBESITY clinic has been branded a “massive drain on taxpayers’ cash” after figures revealed that every pound lost by patients costs the public almost £60.
By Phil Turner on Thu 14 Apr 2011
AN MP has called for an inquiry after figures showed that death rates from bowel cancer operations at Rotherham General Hospital were five times greater than in Manchester.
By Gareth Dennison on Fri 08 Apr 2011
END-of-life care entered a new era as Rotherham Hospice took on 70 NHS staff—a day after its multi-million pound extension was completed.
By Gareth Dennison on Wed 06 Apr 2011
PROPOSED coalition health reforms show “confusion at the heart of Government,” shadow Health Secretary John Healey has claimed.
By Michael Upton on Tue 05 Apr 2011
PATIENTS are facing higher prescription and dental charges from this week.
By Gareth Dennison on Fri 01 Apr 2011
FORMER Lara Croft beauty Lucy Clarkson has been telling Rotherham schoolchildren about her battle with the eating disorder bulimia.
By Naumaan Farooq on Thu 31 Mar 2011
A MUM says she will keep fighting for a proper diagnosis of her daughter's behavioural problems, despite accusing NHS bosses of "brushing us aside".
By Michael Upton on Fri 25 Mar 2011
WORRIED Rotherham mums and dads are urging other families to back their fight to keep a lifesaving children's heart unit open.
By Gareth Dennison on Fri 18 Mar 2011
PLANS to save money by making the sick and elderly use their black bins to dispose of sensitive clinical waste will create a health risk, it has been claimed
By Michael Upton on Wed 16 Mar 2011
UP to 62 jobs are at risk as Rotherham General Hospital trims £2.8m from its spending.