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Heatwave Advice

As temperatures soar, local NHS health advisers are urging people to make sure they take care and follow some simple tips to stay cool.

Hot weather can cause dehydration, heatstroke, heat exhaustion and make heart and breathing problems worse.

Sarcoma Awareness Week

What is Sarcoma?

Sarcomas are rare cancers that develop in the muscle, bone, nerves, cartilage, tendons, blood vessels and the fatty and fibrous tissues. They can affect almost any part of the body, on the inside or the outside.

Men's Health Week

The focus on this year’s Men’s Health week (13 - 19 June) is around stress and how stress exclusively impacts men. There is considerable debate about the true level of common mental health disorders in men and whether larger numbers of men than women may be undiagnosed.