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NHS Western Isles issues advice as Norovirus season approaches

Published on 26 Nov 2012

NHS Western Isles is issuing advice to the public, in particular when visiting friends and family in hospital, as Health Boards across Scotland prepare for the annual onset of norovirus. It is key that members of the public take precautions to…

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Pink theme hits the Isles as celebrity endorsed events raise breast awareness message

Published on 26 Nov 2012

"Time is of the essence and the more we can raise awareness of the importance of checking your breasts for any changes, and going to the doctor if you have any concerns; the closer we come to beating this disease. We are…

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Double Launch for Older People's Week

Published on 26 Nov 2012

Older people in the Western Isles can now take advantage of their new 'Older People Western Isles' website and accident prevention project, both launched by the Western Isles Older People's Partnership on Monday, October 1. Aimed at those aged over 55,…

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NHS Western Isles staff at all levels commended for a very successful year at 2011/12 Annual Review

Published on 26 Nov 2012

Yesterday's Annual Review of Western Isles Health Board went exceptionally well, with Cabinet Secretary for Health and Wellbeing Alex Neil commending the Health Board and local Health Service staff at all levels for such a positive and successful year. Mr Neil commented:…

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Western Isles parents raise funds for charities close to their hearts

Published on 26 Nov 2012

To mark what was to be the due date of their baby this year, a Western Isles couple decided to take steps to help local families like themselves who have lost babies, and raised money for two special charities close to their…

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