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Men across Bradford district and Craven asked to check if they have a hazardous waist

Published on 13/06/2017 at 09:19am

Clinical leaders in Bradford district and Craven are asking local men – do you have a hazardous waist? As part of Men’s Health Week, run by the Men’s Health Forum, the three local clinical commissioning groups (CCGs), Airedale, Wharfedale and Craven, Bradford City and Bradford District, want to raise awareness of belly fat. Men are […]

Young women urged to have a smear test across the Bradford District

Published on 12/06/2017 at 11:55am

Women over the age of 25 are being encouraged to go for their cervical screenings across the district as part of Cervical Screening Awareness Week (12-18 June) as national figures show fewer women are having the test. Efforts are being made across the district to raise the awareness of how important the tests are, Every […]

People urged to ‘Know Diabetes Fight Diabetes’

Published on 09/06/2017 at 01:25pm

People in the Bradford district and Craven are being encouraged to know diabetes and fight it, as part of national Diabetes Week which kicks off on Sunday 11 June. Over 35,000 people living in the area are diagnosed with diabetes. Nine in every ten people diagnosed with the condition have Type 2 diabetes which is […]

Primary Care Commissioning Committee, 12 June 2017

Published on 06/06/2017 at 01:47pm

Primary Care Commissioning Committee meeting open to the public Date: Monday 12 June 2017 Time: 3.00 pm Venue: Steeton Hall Hotel, Station Road, Steeton, Keighley, BD20 6RY Meeting Papers Agenda        Primary Care Commissioning Committee – June 2017 2017/02      Delegation of Primary Medical Services – Roles and Responsibilities             […]

Castleberg Hospital

Published on 06/06/2017 at 12:45pm

Background Castleberg Hospital provided intermediate care services and end-of-life (palliative) care to people living in the Craven district (including Bentham).  The service was provided by Airedale NHS Foundation Trust. Intermediate care is an umbrella term for a range of integrated services designed to provide: an alternative to hospital admission a way to support early discharge […]