Alice Coubrough's stories
Stigma attached to mental health problemsSubscription
A new research revealed that nearly 90% of people suffering from mental health problems have been affected by stigma and discrimination.
Millions are at risk from undiagnosed diabetesSubscription
Diabetes UK has warned that over half a million people in the UK may have type 2 diabetes and be unaware of it.
University to improve regions health careSubscription
A professor at the University of Cumbria wants to reshape the future of public health in the area.
Funding fog for children’s hospicesSubscription
Following the government’s announcement to give £286m to adult end-of-life care, charities representing children’s palliative care services have questioned why the government is not funding the children’s palliative care strategy for England.
Homebase raises £1.55m for Marie Curie NursesSubscription
Homebase staff and customers have raised a total of £1.55m in fundraising for Marie Curie Cancer Care.
Innovative group launches cancer campaignSubscription
The Look A Head Cancer Campaign has been set up to raise awareness of the symptoms of head and neck cancer.
New online system for diabetes nursesSubscription
A new referral system has been introduced to cut nurses’ paperwork and improve access for diabetes patients.
A major new cancer centre in Yorkshire was opened by HRH Princess Anne at an official opening ceremony this month.
Coalition calls for mental health championSubscription
A coalition of seven leading health organisations has called for the Prime Minister to appoint a Cabinet champion for mental health.
Cancer nurses to provide new support lineSubscription
A new telephone support service has been launched for breast and prostate cancer survivors.