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Fulwood’s Rosemere Cancer Foundation receives funding for lung cancer research project

Doctor A national charity has awarded £2,000 to Rosemere Cancer Foundation in Fulwood for a lung cancer project. The funding, awarded by national charity the Hospital Saturday Fund, will help a […]

4 days ago
Preston’s NHL Pharmacy now offering annual flu vaccinations

NHL Pharmacy is doing Sunday afternoon opening for the event Pic: Google NHL Pharmacy on New Hall Lane in Preston is now offering flu vaccinations for 2021/22. Trained health care professionals are running the flu vaccination clinic. Sajeel Abrar, the superintendent pharmacist […]

7 days ago
Preston residents wait an average of 10 days for GP appointments

A doctor checks the blood pressure of a patient Pic: Alterfines New research has revealed that Preston residents face an average waiting time of 10 days when booking GP appointments. The research conducted by medical negligence experts Boyes Turner Claims reveals […]

1 week ago
Fylde’s Wesham Pharmacy surpass 30,500 Covid-19 vaccinations

Wesham Pharmacy has reached a significant milestone after surpassing 30,500 Covid-19 vaccinations. The number is a steady increase from the end of May when booking figures reached 21,000. A pharmacy […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement Health experts say Preston and Lancashire parents need to be aware of children’s respiratory illnesses

Health experts have urged parents and carers in Lancashire and South Cumbria to be aware of the signs of children’s respiratory illnesses. Respiratory illnesses, including colds and Respiratory Syncytial Virus […]

2 months ago
Preston care homes supported by healthcare students during COVID-19 pandemic

Health and care students from the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) are helping to provide vital support to care homes across the city as they deal with the COVID-19 pandemic. […]

1 year ago
UKIP Lancashire Vice Chairman calls for re-think of e-cigarette use in hospitals

Royal Preston Hospital UKIP’s Vice Chairman for Lancashire has called on hospital bosses to rethink their attitude towards e-cigarettes, describing it as “bullying of citizens”. The smoking of e-cigarettes, or vaping, is currently […]

6 years ago
NHS: ‘GPs must do more’

Lancashire medical staff have cautiously welcomed the Government’s NHS reforms, which were set out in a white paper last Thursday. The Coalition Government plans to abolish the country’s 152 regional […]

11 years ago
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