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VIDEO: The Tinnitus Clinic launches pioneering treatment in Yorkshire

Tinnitus sufferers are being offered pioneering treatments with the launch of a leading new audiology clinic in Yorkshire.
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Fizzy drinks spark liver disease warning

Fizzy drinks spark liver disease warning

A sweetener used in fizzy drinks, biscuits, cakes and ice cream is causing an epidemic of liver disease among youngsters, warns new research.

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Shigellosis: Everything you need to know about this highly infectious bug

Shigellosis: Everything you need to know about this highly infectious bug

This highly-infectious vomiting bug is sweeping schools across the UK, leading to a warning to parents to know the symptoms.

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The great NHS gamble: what you need to know about the crisis facing England’s NHS

The great NHS gamble: what you need to know about the crisis facing England’s NHS

Government and National Health Service bosses must plug a multi-billion pound funding gap in the NHS budget.

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Health care cuts killed 30,000 people in 2015

Health care cuts killed 30,000 people in 2015

Cuts to health and social care budgets are to blame for 30,000 extra deaths in England and Wales during 2015, a new study claimed.

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Pregnant? Morning sickness is worse for mothers with girls

Pregnant? Morning sickness is worse for mothers with girls

The Duchess of Cambridge suffered it with both her babies... but severe morning sickness really is more likely to predict a daughter, according to new research.

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Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust cancelled over 1,500 operations from in one year. Picture: Rui Viera/PA

Sheffield hospitals cancel over 1,500 operations in one year

Hospitals in Sheffield cancelled over 1,500 operations in one year due bed availability, staff shortage and problems with theatres, new figures show.

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Vitamin D supplements key to combating common cold

Vitamin D supplements key to combating common cold

A daily dose of sunshine via Vitamin D pills keeps coughs and colds at bay, according to new research.

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Health: ‘I’m starting to feel like the last two years has happened for a reason’

Health: ‘I’m starting to feel like the last two years has happened for a reason’

It was Good Friday 2015, and I’d just got the usual early morning wake-up call from my two sons, Patrick, aged four and one-year-old Toby.

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There are lots of reasons why people can't get a good night's sleep.

10 things that are stopping us getting a good night’s sleep

There’s nothing like a good night’s sleep to prepare us for the new day. But sadly many people aren’t getting one.

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The warning has come from Public Health England.

Parents warned to consult GP after cases of scarlet fever rise

Parents are being urged to take their child to a GP if they suspect scarlet fever, after cases rose in some areas of England.

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Sarah Williams during a PE lesson

Half of primary schools pledge to improve PE lessons in Sheffield

More than half of primary schools in Sheffield have signed up to a pledge to improve physical education in the city.

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John Carlisle, from Sheffield, who has donated a kidney to a stranger. Picture Scott Merrylees

‘I did not donate a kidney to see the NHS opened up to privatisation and health insurance’

He loves the NHS so much he gave a kidney to a stranger in gratitude to the health service.

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Sheffield stroke survivor, aged just 45, tackles Resolution Run to mark year milestone

Sheffield stroke survivor, aged just 45, tackles Resolution Run to mark year milestone

A stroke survivor from Sheffield is marking a year since her stroke by taking on the Stroke Association’s Resolution Run on Sunday April 9 at The Knavesmire, York Racecourse.

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Exclusive: All Sheffield and South Yorkshire NHS hospitals under review to find ‘unsustainable’ services

Exclusive: All Sheffield and South Yorkshire NHS hospitals under review to find ‘unsustainable’ services

All hospital services in Sheffield are under review as health bosses try to fill a £232 million financial blackhole.

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Love is ... mole checks!

Valentine love is ... checking "from top to toe" your partner's moles!

Health experts today offer timely reminder for Sheffield folk to examine loved one's moles.
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Revealed: All hospital services in South Yorkshire under review in NHS shake-up

Revealed: All hospital services in South Yorkshire under review in NHS shake-up

All hospital services in South Yorkshire are under review to identify those that are ‘unsustainable’ to try to fill a £571m financial black hole.

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VIDEO: Donor who gave kidney to stranger to thank NHS fears for future of health service

An altruistic kidney donor believes his beloved NHS is being taken in a dangerous direction as a new reorganisation seeks £22bn cutbacks. Chris Burn reports.

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Customer reviews of weight loss products should be taken with pinch of salt

Customer reviews of weight loss products should be taken with pinch of salt

Product reviews posted on shopping sites do not provide an accurate reflection of the actual benefit of the product, research suggests.

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Why the best way you can help your partner out of depression is to love them

Why the best way you can help your partner out of depression is to love them

The blues can be beaten by the love of a good man or woman, according to new research.

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