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Children and Young People’s Mental Health Services Feedback Events

You are invited to attend a workshop to share your views on Children and Young People’s Mental Health Services in Cardiff and the Vale. The aim is to gather feedback from parents and carers of children and young people who have accessed Children and Young People’s Mental Health Services on their experiences, with the purpose of understanding how we can better deliver our service to meet the needs of those who need to use it.

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Wales and Scotland Health Secretaries raise serious concerns about EU Settlement Scheme

Wales’ Health Secretary Vaughan Gething and Scotland’s Cabinet Secretary for Health and Sport Jeane Freeman MSP have issued a joint letter to the UK Government Minister of State for Immigration, Caroline Nokes MP to raise serious concerns that family members of staff working in the health and social care sector are not being included in the upcoming pilot of the Home Office EU Settlement Scheme.

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World Stroke Day 2018 – How to reduce your risk of stroke

A stroke is a serious medical condition which occurs when the supply to part of the brain is cut off. Strokes are a medical emergency and can have serious consequences but there are ways of reducing your risk of having them. Making healthy lifestyle changes can reduce your risk of problems like high blood pressure, high levels of cholesterol and clogged arteries.

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New 'Trojan horse' antibiotic promising

Scientists say they have engineered a new antibiotic that appears promising in early clinical trials. The drug, made by Shionogi Inc, acts like the Trojan horse in Greek legend to trick bacteria into allowing it to enter.

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