Health Care


A BREAKTHROUGH in the treatment of pancreatic cancer has been made in Liverpool. A combination of two chemotherapy drugs – gemcitabine and capecitabine - should...

Manchester charity UK-Med is partner in team verified by the World Health Organization

UK-Med, a disaster response charity based at The University of Manchester’s Humanitarian and Conflict Response Institute, is a partner in the UK’s International Emergency...

North West Urged to ‘Pull Together’ to Beat Cancer

PEOPLE in the North West are being urged to pull together to beat cancer by taking part in The Great Row - a unique...

University of Manchester-based WideCells ready for commercialisation after ground – breaking IPO on London...

WideCells Group PLC, which makes stem cell treatment accessible and affordable for families, is on the brink of launching its products into the market...

Liverpool Scientists set to get Million Pound Cash Boost for Cancer Research

LIVERPOOL scientists and doctors are set to receive a major cash boost for research into cancer. Leading research charity Cancer Research UK and the National...

Flu Activity Increases in Stockport

Stockport Council and health partners are warning residents of a significant increase in the number of flu cases in Stockport. The flu virus is affecting...

Planning application submitted for £60m Citylabs expansion

The UK’s leading science and technology park operator Manchester Science Partnerships has submitted a planning application to Manchester City Council seeking approval for its...

Merseyside Cancer Survivor Fronts Bowel Cancer Screening Awareness TV Ad

A LITHERLAND grandad is starring in a new TV advert to raise awareness of bowel cancer screening. Peter Matthews, 69, is fronting a Be Clear...

Eric Wright Group’s Rucksack Appeal Helps Manchester’s Homeless

Staff at the Eric Wright Group have donated 55 rucksacks filled with life-saving winter essentials to two Manchester homeless charities.

Manchester set to get around £42 Million Boost for Cancer Research

MANCHESTER is set to receive a major cash injection from Cancer Research UK.

Flu Virus Appears in Stockport

Stockport Council is urging all those who are in the health risk groups to get the flu jab, as the flu virus has started to appear in Stockport.

Audiology Centre of Excellence Established at Birchwood Park

PATRIZIA UK, the manager of Warrington’s leading business destination, Birchwood Park, has welcomed UK Hearing Care (UKHC) to Dalton Avenue.

Stand Up To Cancer Transforms Lives in Merseyside

MORE than £15.7 million was raised last month when people tuned in to watch Stand Up To Cancer to support pioneering new clinical trials.

Awards for Blackpool’s top carers

Blackpool’s health care heroes have been celebrated at a special awards ceremony.

Foresight Invests £3m into Merseyside Based Diagnostic Imaging Service Provider, Med Imaging Healthcare Limited

Foresight Group (“Foresight”) has invested £3 million from the Foresight Regional Investment Fund into the Merseyside based healthcare business, Med Imaging Healthcare Ltd (“Med Imaging”)

MoRunning is back in Manchester – ‘tache up and dash for cash this November

MoRunning is returning to Manchester on Sunday, November 20th at Sutton Park, with thousands of MoBros and MoSistas expected to come along in their best fancy dress and a moustache and run for a great cause. 

‘Super nurses’ re-unite 46 years after becoming England’s first with degrees

Nurses who campaigned to create England’s first nursing degree programme reunited at The University of Manchester this week (10 and 11 November) to share memories of breaking prejudice, working in Africa, (and living in the same flats as George Best!).

Liverpool’s Magical Christmas Launches with a Fanfare Of Music And Theatre

  The city was brought to life with confetti, snow, live music, theatrical and aerial performances and street entertainment to officially mark the start of...

Radical city centre revamp completed

A radical £6m revamp to the retail heart of Liverpool city centre has been completed.

Make it No Second Night Out on the Streets

LIVERPOOL people are being asked to use a helpline which will see those sleeping on the street receive help.

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