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A MAN threatened convenience store staff with a knife before fleeing empty-handed.
By Naumaan Farooq on Tue 14 Jun 2011
HEALTH workers and grateful patients are being encouraged to nominate medical staff for awards recognising their heroic efforts.
By Tom Sharpe on Mon 13 Jun 2011
A ROTHERHAM speech therapist has won a national award commending her work with stroke survivors.
By Gareth Dennison on Fri 10 Jun 2011
A YOUNGSTER who was splashed with custard won £5,750 in damages, the Advertiser can reveal.
By Gareth Dennison on Wed 08 Jun 2011
AN AMBULANCE workers’ union has slammed a decision to award a patient transport contract to a private cab firm.
By Phil Turner on Tue 07 Jun 2011
HEALTH bosses are working hard this week to remind women about the importance of cervical screening this week.
By Naumaan Farooq on Fri 03 Jun 2011
A HEALTH roadshow uncovered an alarming statistic that one in two people in Rotherham tested for diabetes were deemed to be at risk.
By Phil Turner on Wed 01 Jun 2011
EXPERTS are launching a major investigation into whether chemicals used in the steel industry are to blame for causing cancer in Rotherham.
By Phil Turner on Fri 27 May 2011
A REFORMED “bad boy” who survived drug addiction, mental problems and family turmoil before putting his life story into words, has made a film to help others.
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.