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Joint Call for new Public Board Members

The Scottish Ambulance Service and NHS 24 have today launched a nationwide recruitment drive to fill vacant positions on their public boards. Both organisations are hoping to attract interest from a broad cross-section of society, in every part of Scotland, to further enhance the mix of skills and experience on their non-executive boards. Speaking More...

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By Nigel Duncan On Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017
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Easier test for bowel cancer

Shona Robison Thousands more people across Scotland will benefit from the roll-out of a new and easier screening test to detect symptoms of bowel cancer. The Faecal Immunochemical Test (FIT) requires participants More...

By Mike Smith On Thursday, November 16th, 2017
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Scottish Residents Urged to be Winter Ready

Gas distribution company SGN is supporting a new campaign urging people to be prepared for bad weather this winter and to know what to do if they have a power cut or gas emergency. The launch comes as it’s revealed More...

By John Preece On Saturday, October 28th, 2017
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Local School Pupil Wins Competition to Name New Health Centre

Increased health and social care services to be brought by renamed, £12.1M Health Centre North West Edinburgh Partnership Centre will now be known as Pennywell All Care Centre following an open renaming competition More...

By John Preece On Friday, October 13th, 2017
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Prepare to fight the Flu!

DCMO urges people with pre-existing conditions to get jab More than 1.8 million people in Scotland are being urged to get their flu vaccine as early as possible this winter to help protect themselves. People with More...

By Mike Smith On Friday, September 22nd, 2017
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Get Rid of Your Nicotine Addiction

The Edinburgh Reporter’s Mike Smith is a fully qualified hypnotherapist. Following a report this week from NHS Scotland on e-cigarettes, Mike gives advice on how hypnotherapy can help rid an addiction to nicotine. A More...

By adelethomson On Wednesday, September 13th, 2017
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Seafish Launches New Campaign Urging People to Eat More Fish

MasterChef winner Jane Devonshire and Edinburgh based Seafish, the UK’s authority on seafood, have joined forces to urge the UK to fall in love with seafood with the launch of a new nationwide campaign teaching More...

By Nigel Duncan On Friday, August 25th, 2017
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Daily Mile Nation target for Scots

Initiative to get people walking, jogging or running a mile a day Schools, nurseries, colleges and universities are being urged to help Scotland become the first Daily Mile Nation. Around 800 Scottish primary schools More...

By Ola On Wednesday, July 19th, 2017
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Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2017 – Polyphony: ‘Stand Up Therapy’

Part TED talk. Part storytelling. Part stand up. This is Stand-Up Therapy. In an Edinburgh Fringe first, Ola Aralepo showcases his research, conducted at London’s Royal Central School of Speech and Drama. The More...

By Nigel Duncan On Sunday, July 2nd, 2017
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Chief Medical Officer gives advice on physical activity during pregnancy

The UK’s chief medical officers released new advice on physical activity for expectant mothers, believed to be the first of its kind in the world last week. The new recommendations aim to reduce issues such More...

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