Monday, March 18, 2019

A third of mothers with mesh implant complications rely on their children to care for them and nearly half have suicidal thoughts, according to a survey into an operation routinely given on the NHS for 20 years.

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NHS
Sunday, March 17, 2019

Artwork made by Wisbech children is being used to help others who are moving up to secondary school.

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NHS
Wednesday, March 6, 2019

People living in Fenland and East Cambridgeshire have to wait more than 13 minutes for an ambulance to arrive, new figures have revealed.

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NHS
Tuesday, March 5, 2019

A leading fertility doctor has raised concerns over "postcode lottery" IVF treatment in Cambridgeshire.

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NHS
Sunday, March 3, 2019

An ambulance service boss who banned paramedics from taking extended holidays over winter is currently on a three-week tour of Thailand, Vietnam and Cambodia.

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NHS
Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Local politicians say they will continue to work with South Cambridgeshire MP Heidi Allen after she revealed her departure from the Conservative party to join a new anti-brexit Independent Group.

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Bridget Smith
Monday, February 18, 2019

Four years ago, 15 year old Shamima Begum left her London home to join Syrian Jihadis but now wants to return to the UK.

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NHS
Thursday, February 14, 2019

Mark Thomas's latest show about the current state of the NHS went down so well on February 12 at Cambridge Junction that the audience applauded after every riff. They didn't wait till the end.

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NHS
Thursday, February 7, 2019

A norovirus break-out at one of Cambridgeshire's biggest hospitals has caused staff to restrict visitors to protect patients from catching the viral infection.

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Addenbrooke's Hospital
Friday, February 1, 2019

An Ely woman who was refused information on whether she contracted a deadly asbestos-related cancer at the hospital where she worked as a nurse has received an apology from the hospital trust

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NHS
Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Women suffering mesh complications are being urged to refer themselves to new NHS treatment centres - but in a bitter twist, nobody can guarantee they are competent.

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NHS
Monday, January 21, 2019

More than 4,000 sharp boxes will need to be picked up from just 17 pharmacies across East Cambridgeshire when new legislation comes in place this April.

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East Cambridgeshire District Council
Monday, January 21, 2019

The death has been announced of a former Mayor of Ely, Councillor John Yates.

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Mike Rouse
Thursday, January 17, 2019

There are warnings about the potential impact Brexit could have on Cambridgeshire, with possible fuel and medicine shortages, as well as the likelihood of a lack of care workers, cleaners, and other key staff.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Wednesday, January 16, 2019

People from Cambridgeshire who saved lives through the gift of organ donation have been honoured at a moving award ceremony.

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NHS
Tuesday, January 15, 2019

A focus group to look at improving bus transportation from Peterborough to rural villages and towns in Cambridgeshire has been set up by council bosses.

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Cambridgeshire County Council
Monday, January 14, 2019

A new superhub in Ely where health and care services are offered on one site is looking to form a group of supporters.

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Wales Hospital
Wednesday, January 9, 2019

There will be no shortages, and no stockpiling of drugs in the lead-up to Brexit, the chief officer of the Cambridge & Peterborough NHS Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) has said.

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European Union
Saturday, January 5, 2019

Women have been cast aside with a distressing lack of support and treatment options after the door shut for referrals to London's lifeline mesh removal surgeon Suzy Elneil.

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NHS
Thursday, January 3, 2019

The East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust (EEAST) has re-launched its 'Don't Choose to Abuse' campaign, highlighting the abuse ambulance staff receive after more than 1,000 incidents were reported last year.

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Cambridge Crown Court
Thursday, December 27, 2018

A regional charity has welcomed news that government funding for children's hospices is set to double.

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NHS
Thursday, December 27, 2018

Ambulance bosses have thanked staff, volunteers and patients for the hard work of frontline teams and using NHS services wisely over the Christmas period.

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NHS
Friday, December 14, 2018

Ambulances have been head butted, kicked, and had blue lights ripped off in shocking acts of vandalism on the emergency vehicles - sometimes while crews have been trying to treat patients.

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NHS
Wednesday, December 12, 2018

An Ely man is urging people to cancel doctors appointments they can't attend, amid new figures showing more than 50,000 people in Cambridgeshire wait at least three weeks to see their GP.

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NHS
Monday, December 10, 2018

Government funds coming into Cambridgeshire will provide a £100 million children's hospital on the Addenbrooke's Hospital site in Cambridge and £25 million to expand Hinchingbrooke Hospital, Huntingdon.

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Steve Barclay
Monday, November 26, 2018

The MP for South Cambridgeshire is continuing the fight for a cystic fibrosis drug to be made avilable on the NHS by raising the issue with Theresa May during Prime Minster's Question Time.

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Heidi Allen
Friday, November 23, 2018

A man swindled £350,000 out of the NHS by lying about "almost everything" including having cancer and a war record exposed when colleagues discovered he bought medals off the internet, was jailed for five years.

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army
Monday, November 5, 2018

Confusion over what patients should do with sharps bins and used pads is setting in across Fenland after patients in Chatteris and Wisbech were told they can no longer take them to chemists or GP surgeries.

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Virginia Bucknor
Friday, October 26, 2018

"We knew we would get the medals - we just didn't know in what order!" begins Wayne Harrod, a former Soham soldier who lost his leg after being hit by an 11-ton tank several years ago.

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army
Thursday, October 25, 2018

A 22 year old who suffered a stroke from a blocked blood vessel to the brain, is raising awareness of how an operation to reduce the risk of further strokes, is no longer funded by the NHS.

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