Walkers raise awareness of benefits of Breastfeeding

June 24, 2016 0

Hedon Children’s Centre Breastfeeding group held a walking event on Thursday to raise awareness of the subject for National Breastfeeding Celebration Week. The group meets every Thursday at 11.30 at Rosedale Community Unit to offer […]

Defibrillator installed in Preston village

June 18, 2016 0

A potential life-saving defibrillator has been installed at the Preston Community Hall. “We hope it will never have to be used,” said vice-chairman of the Preston Parish Council, Geoff Catterick, “but if the need arises, we […]

Dementia Friendly Awards 2016

June 9, 2016 0

Dementia Friendly Awards 2016 sponsored by Iceland.

To celebrate the achievements communities across the UK have made in creating and developing dementia-friendly communities, Alzheimer’s Society are holding the third annual Dementia Friendly Awards. […]

Glaucoma Support Group – June 2016 meeting

May 26, 2016 0

Hull and East Riding Glaucoma Group are meeting on Wednesday 8th June 2016 from 2pm – 4pm at HERIB on Beverley Road, Hull. Mr Craig Burnett, Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon, and Glaucoma Specialist will be… […]

Rally in support of Hornsea’s Minor Injuries Unit

May 20, 2016 0

On Saturday 4th June 2016 at 2 pm, there will be a rally at Hornsea Cottage Hospital in support of the “Save Our MIU” campaign being coordinated by Graham Stuart MP, Hornsea Hospital League of Friends and local councillors, as well as like-minded groups in Withernsea led by the Withernsea and District Health Forum. […]

Which me am I today? – Blog about Living with Dementia

May 17, 2016 0

“I started my blog to allow me, in the first instance, to write all my thoughts before they’re lost. I have calendars that take care of the future but this blog serves as a reminder of what I’ve done and said in the past. It now serves as my memory,” she said. […]

Become a Dementia Friend

May 17, 2016 0

Dementia Friends sessions are run by volunteer Dementia Friends Champions, who are trained and supported by the Alzheimer’s Society, and provide information about dementia and the small things people can do to help people live well with dementia. […]

New prescribing changes in the East Riding

April 20, 2016 0

FOLLOWING a survey conducted in December 2015 which received 486 responses, and deliberations by the East Riding of Yorkshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), new practices for prescribing certain items in the East Riding has been […]

Spring Walks with the Preston Walkers

April 4, 2016 0

The popular walking group PRESTON WALKERS will undertake the following walks this month… (includes Burton Pidsea where this photograph of the Stamford Plough marker was taken). […]

Blood in your pee? See your doctor!

February 22, 2016 0

The current NHS BE CLEAR ON CANCER campaign encourages people to go to their doctor if they notice blood in their pee, even if they only see it once. The chances are it’s nothing serious, but if it is cancer, finding it early makes it more treatable. […]

Graham Stuart MP – a Dementia Friend campaigner!

February 9, 2016 0

LOCAL MP Graham Stuart has become a Dementia Friend with the East Riding Dementia Action Alliance after meeting with the charity in the constituency last month. “It is very important that politicians of all parties are engaged with the serious issues around dementia and dementia care,” said Mr Stuart. […]

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