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Healthwatch hits the shops to meet Hull residents

Next week shoppers in two busy Hull locations will be able to find out more about Healthwatch – an independent consumer champion for patients – and contribute to important research.

Answer Hull’s big questions with the People’s Panel

City and healthcare bosses are inviting residents to take the latest People’s Panel survey and help improve services in Hull.

CCG hopes for success at national communications awards

NHS Hull Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is hoping for success this week for two of its innovative patient and community-focused projects at the national Association for Healthcare Communications and Marketing (AHCM) awards, to be held on Thursday.

Protecting babies with Safer Sleep Week

Health professionals in Hull are urging parents to make themselves aware of safe sleeping practices.

Dancing in the street: maximising the health benefits of UK city of culture

Public Health Hull has released its annual report for 2016.

Celebrating the women of Hull

This International Women’s Day we stay close to home and celebrate some inspiring women from Hull who are part of our 2020 Champions project.

Presents from paramedics at Peter Pan Parkrun

Hearts fluttered this weekend when NHS commissioners gave the gift of a defibrillator to Peter Pan Parkrun in west Hull.

Stopping smoking - the single most important thing a woman can do for her baby

Health leaders are encouraging pregnant women in Hull to take their first steps to stopping smoking following the release of figures stating almost 21% of pregnant women in the city smoke*.

Healthwatch launches CAMHS survey

Children and young people’s mental health services are being put into the spotlight by Healthwatch Kingston upon Hull; the city’s independent healthcare champion.

Hull 2017 seasons 2 & 3 released

Hull UK City of Culture 2017 today unveiled details about seasons two and three of its year-long cultural programme.