News archive for 2011

Lighten up this new year with the Calderdale Healthy Weight Service

December 30, 2011

Make a new year’s resolution that will last a life time with support and motivation from South West Yorkshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust’s Healthy Weight Service.

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New osteoporosis scanner improving patient experience in Barnsley

December 23, 2011

People in Barnsley who require a scan for osteoporosis are benefitting from an improved experience due to the arrival of a new high-tech Axial DXA scanner at Mount Vernon Hospital.

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Barnsley residents urged to have a smoke free New Year

December 23, 2011

We all know smoking is bad for our health, but did you realise how bad it was for your bank balance? Someone who smokes 20 cigarettes a day will spend more than 40 thousand pounds over the next 20 years on cigarettes alone!

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Wakefield residents urged to have a smoke free New Year

December 23, 2011

We all know smoking is bad for our health, but did you realise how bad it was for your bank balance? Someone who smokes 20 cigarettes a day will spend more than 40 thousand pounds over the next 20 years on cigarettes alone!

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Calderdale residents urged to have a smoke free New Year and watch the cash stack up!

December 23, 2011

We all know smoking is bad for our health, but did you realise how bad it was for your bank balance? Someone who smokes 20 cigarettes a day will spend more than 40 thousand pounds over the next 20 years on cigarettes alone!

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Wakefield team helping people eat well and eat safe

December 22, 2011

Do you want to go out for some food but not sure where will offer you healthy options? Then look out for the eatwell award logo to pin point a food outlet which guarantees healthy choices in a good clean environment.

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Trust backs Pennies from Heaven to help Alzheimer’s Research UK

December 22, 2011

Staff at South West Yorkshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust are being encouraged to sign up to a charity payroll giving scheme, Pennies from Heaven, as a New Year’s resolution to help raise money for Alzheimer’s Research UK.

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Inpatients at Fieldhead receive early Christmas delivery

December 21, 2011

People who are inpatients on wards at Fieldhead in Wakefield have been presented with special Christmas gifts from a former service user.

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Festive celebrations at football fun day

December 15, 2011

Local people with learning disabilities took part in the final football fun day of the year on Monday 12th December at the Zone in Huddersfield.

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Trust helping people have warmer and healthier homes

December 9, 2011

Each year in Calderdale over 100 people die from cold related conditions and many more are admitted to hospital. The local provider of health improvements services is offering advice to local people on how to keep warm this winter and beat fuel poverty.

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