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Washing Hands
'Wash your hands' is the message from Bedfordshire and Luton Clinical Commissioning Groups this winter as they urge people to practice good hand hygiene for protection against...
Willis the dog
All the staff on Riverbank Ward at Bedford Hospital look forward to Wednesday mornings as this is the day Willis comes to visit. Willis, a trained 'Pets as Therapy' dog brings happiness...
Bedford Hospital entrance
A coroner has demanded action by Bedford Hospital to close loopholes in procedures and training that she believes may lead to more patient deaths...
Campaigners from Fluoride Free Bedford say they have been waiting for three years for a consultation to end a contract with Anglian Water to prevent...
Bedford Hospital entrance
Bedford Hospital has received confirmation that it is among 78 NHS Trusts to receive new cancer screening machines. Matt Hancok, Secretary of State for...
Health bosses are urging Bedfordians to think twice before calling 999 to take pressure off local A&E departments and the ambulance service.
Vaccine
Health experts across Bedfordshire are urging people to get the flu jab, saying the vaccine will be even more widely available. Last year, GPs reported seeing too many patients...
Bedford Hospital entrance
Nearly £1m of much-needed cash for Bedford Hospital is going to waste because of restrictions in the government’s apprenticeship levy scheme according to health worker...
MHA Anjulita Court care home music therapy
Bedford care home, MHA Anjulita Court, has been showing the positive impact music therapy can have on residents living with dementia by hosting an open group music therapy...
Hannah
A fashion show with a difference made the headlines on BBC and ITV news last night, following an event in Bedford for World Mental Health Day.
MS Therapy Centre
The Panacea Charitable Trust has awarded the Bedfordshire and Northamptonshire MS Therapy Centre a grant towards the provision of nursing services of...
World Mental Health Day takes place on Thursday 10 October every year and is an opportunity to raise awareness of mental health issues, tackle the stigma...