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New medical director welcomed to Lincolnshire Community Health Services NHS Trust

Lincolnshire Community Health Services NHS Trust (LCHS) has welcomed a new medical director to its Board.

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The 35 medicines no longer available on NHS prescription from this month

The NHS has banned free prescriptions for some ‘over the counter’ medicines such as constipation and athletes foot starting this month

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Sun safety advice from Macmillan

Free information and support on sun safety and cancer is coming to Market Rasen next week.

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Lincolnshire East CCG: Cervical cancer screenings save lives

With Cervical Screening Awareness Week drawing to a close, Lincolnshire East CCG is reminding members of the public of the importance of getting screened.

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No Sustainability and Transformation Plan for Lincolnshire health services until next year

No Sustainability and Transformation Plan for Lincolnshire health services until next year

Health bosses have said that proposals for a major shakeup of NHS services in Lincolnshire will not be published until next year.

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Thames ambulance service makes improvements on performance for Lincolnshire patients

Thames ambulance service makes improvements on performance for Lincolnshire patients

Councillors have said progress has been made by Thames Ambulance Service since an improvement plan was put in place by Lincolnshire West Clinical Commissioning Group.

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The site of Market Rasen's new dry leisure centre

Site secured for new Rasen leisure centre

Exciting plans to build a multi-million pound leisure centre in Market Rasen have taken a step closer after West Lindsey District Council secured a site for development.

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New plan to improve health of Lincolnshire residents

A major new health strategy to improve the health and wellbeing of people in Lincolnshire has been published.

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New 'Quality Matrons': John Boulton, Julie Button, Jennie Deeks, Karen Bailey and Nicolene Atkinson.

New senior nurses focussing on quality improvements in Lincolnshire’s hospitals

Five new matrons have now started work to help improve the quality of care in Lincolnshire’s hospitals.

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Pilgrim Hospital

Fire safety improvements to reassure patients at Lincolnshire hospitals

United Lincolnshire Hospitals Trust said that a £46 million fire safety investment in hospital buildings will reassure patients.

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Himalayan yoga set to come to Rasen

Yoga classes in the Himalayan tradition are coming to Market Rasen this month.

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Get involved with your local Patient Participation Group

‘PPG Awareness Week’ takes place from June 4-9, and aims to promote the role and benefit of Patient Participation Groups to patients, the public, and health professionals.

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10 minutes of brisk walking can improve the health of East Midlands residents

10 minutes of brisk walking can improve the health of East Midlands residents

Public Health England (PHE) and the Royal College of General Practitioners (RCGP) are advising adults in the East Midlands focus on 10 minutes of brisk walking a day.

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Anne-Marie and Nigel Stephenson before (left) and after their weight-loss

Super slimming husband and wife in national competition

A super-slimming couple from Middle Rasen are seeing a lot less of each other after losing 8st 13lbs between them and making it to the semi-finals of a national competition.

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Pilgrim Hospital in Boston.

Health bosses vote to keeping children’s ward open, but back-up plans will be put together

Health bosses have said that continuing Boston children’s services as they are is their preferred option despite concern over staffing levels and trainee doctors.

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Learn about depression at Rasen cafe venue

Market Rasen Learning Centre is offering an understanding depression course, starting on Friday, June 8.

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Members and speakers at the meeting of Holton le Moor WI EMN-180515-143837001

Mental health matters at Holton le Moor WI

Mental health was the topic at Holton le Moor WI at their May meeting.

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West Lindsey: LOVING a healthy life EMN-180430-063008001

Support for West Lindsey District Council’s health campaign

As planning continues for a multi-million-pound new fitness and wellbeing facility for Market Rasen, praise has been heaped on a month-long campaign, which has raised the profile of health and wellbeing across the district.

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Matt Snee, Active Communities Manager at Everyone Active EMN-180522-093303001

Matt ready to boost active communities across West Lindsey

A step forward has been taken to improve health and wellbeing across the district, with the appointment of the area’s first ever Active Communities Manager.

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Boston children’s services recommended to remain open by health bosses

Boston children’s services recommended to remain open by health bosses

Health bosses will recommend to continue to run Boston Pilgrim children’s services for now, but with a temporary inpatient closure as a backup.

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