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Karl Hallam

“Sorry mate I didn’t see you” – known as a SMIDSY.

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Gary Birch & Bill Wood

Rival Sheffield fans unite in raising awareness of prostate cancer

Both Owls and Blades fans will be hoping to get one over their fiercest rivals across the city on Sunday.

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Life expectancy in Sheffield is falling, according to a new report

Life expectancy has fallen in Sheffield according to new report on city health

Life expectancy of Sheffield residents is falling, according to a new report.
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Nick Clegg speaks about son's blood cancer diagnosis

Nick Clegg speaks about son's blood cancer diagnosis

Former Sheffield Hallam MP Nick Clegg has spoken of his family's pain after his eldest son was diagnosed with blood cancer.
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Over 65,000 people in Sheffield don't know they have high blood pressure - over 10 per cent of the city's population

Over 100,000 Sheffield residents at risk of heart attacks and strokes and many don't even know it

Over a quarter off all people in Sheffield have high blood pressure, shock new figures reveal.

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Over 1,600 in South Yorkshire have cycled to the moon this month

South Yorkshire has cycled to the moon this September!

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Ben Orrah his wife Paula and their twins

Health: ‘I would black out and relive the trauma of our twins’ battle to survive’

I n November last year, my childhood sweetheart and amazing wife, Paula, gave birth to our tiny twins Polly and Logan at just 32 weeks.

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Northern Lights: Future’s healthy for city whose care and research is now second to none

Northern Lights: Future’s healthy for city whose care and research is now second to none

Health care and research is a great example of how our city and region can work together and shows our commitment to being world-leading for the benefit of every one of our citizens.

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Julia Smith, from the U.K., working as a ward nurse aboard the M/V Africa Mercy in Lome', Togo

Africa Mercy mission for Sheffield nurse

A dedicated nurse has left Sheffield to spend 10 months on a hospital ship in Cameroon.

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Cygnet Hospital Sheffield and MP Louise Haigh

MP calls on NHS to break ties with private hospital in Sheffield over safety fears

A Sheffield MP has called on the NHS to stop commissioning mental health beds at a private hospital.
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Changing Faces

Health: We’re all going on a summer holiday –but how do we really feel about it?

Summer is upon us and many people across Yorkshire and the Humber are counting down the days until their holiday.

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Sheffield Health and Social Care NHS Foundation Trust said it needs to make cuts of 1.6m

Scrapping Sheffield NHS community mental health team will 'kill somebody off' says service user

NHS bosses are being urged to re-think scrapping a 'vital' team that helps mental health patients in the community.

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Bobby Rogers in hospital.

Heart-warming bid to get cancer-stricken Sheffield boy to Wrestlemania in America

A community is rallying behind a cancer-stricken Sheffield school boy in a bid to make his dreams come true of watching the world's top wrestlers perform in America.

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Budgets to deal with drug and alcohol dependency in Sheffield have been slashed by 900,000 in four years. Picture: PA

Huge cuts for drug and alcohol services in Sheffield is 'costing lives' say health group

A cut of nearly £1m to help people battle drug and alcohol dependency is 'costing lives' in Sheffield, a health group has said.

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Judith McCormick with clinical support worker, Joel Hulbert

'It feels like I'm in a nice hotel!' - Sheffield hospitals receive top marks from patient inspectors

Hospitals in Sheffield have received praise for ward cleanliness, the quality of food and the condition and appearance of facilities.
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Coffee

M&S joins forces with Macmillan Cancer Support to host World’s Biggest Coffee Morning

M&S Sheffield is inviting customers to join them for an extra special cup of coffee and slice of cake in September, in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support’s annual World’s Biggest Coffee Morning.

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South Yorkshire slimmer meets football star after netting 10st weight-loss goal

South Yorkshire slimmer meets football star after netting 10st weight-loss goal

A 39-year-old slimmer from Dronfield has scored big after reaching the semi-finals of a competition to find the UK and Ireland’s top male slimmers, where he met international football star Wayne Bridge.

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Lifelong kidney hero raises cash for hospital TVs to benefit South Yorkshire patients

A patient who has spent his entire life being treated by city doctors has raised thousands of pounds for Sheffield Hospitals Charity to buy equipment to boost the care of fellow kidney patients.

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Holiday horror or happiness by Sheffield women with a facial disfigurement

Holiday horror or happiness by Sheffield women with a facial disfigurement

Summer is upon us and many people across Yorkshire and the Humber are counting down the days until their holiday.

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Mindfulness

Health: Mindfulness - is this the missing link to help people lose weight?

The obesity crisis is still looming large and is a significant drain on our NHS.

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