Thursday, 24 April 2014


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What's New

St Brendan's Q&A
A number of questions were raised by members of the community in Barra at a recent public meeting, in relation to the re-provision of health and social care facilities (St...
Bowel screening saved Rob’s life – it could save yours
  Two years ago, having just turned 61, Rob Daly from the Isle of Barra in the Western Isles followed a healthy diet and took daily exercise. He also considered he...
Nudge Day!
April is Bowel Cancer Awareness Month. It’s the third most common cancer in Scotland, but few like to talk about it.  Did you know that bowel cancer is Scotland’s third most...
Powerful drama production helps raise awareness of abusive relationships
  Raising awareness of stereotyping and abusive relationships was the focus of a powerful drama production, which recently toured schools across the Western Isles.   Organised as a partnership initiative between NHS...
NHS Western Isles confirms flu cases
NHS Western Isles today (Monday) advised that laboratory tests have confirmed the presence of Influenza A. Since the start of the flu season, three individuals in the Western Isles have...



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