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Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Conference puts dementia awareness top of agenda

Conference puts dementia awareness top of agenda Over 250 health and social care workers from across Wales recently came together to increase their awareness of...

Caeau Mynydd Mawr project commended

Caeau Mynydd Mawr project commended   A Carmarthenshire conservation project has been given a commendation for its success in balancing economic development and biodiversity. The Caeau...

Hywel Dda Health Board – Supporting World AIDS Day / Bwrdd...

Hywel Dda Health Board – Supporting World AIDS Day / Bwrdd Iechyd Hywel Dda – Cefnogi Diwrnod AIDS y Byd Mae Gwasanaeth Iechyd Rhywiol a...

Y Bwrdd Iechyd yn annog trigolion lleol i ddefnyddio’r gwasanaeth Brysbennu...

Y Bwrdd Iechyd yn annog trigolion lleol i ddefnyddio’r gwasanaeth Brysbennu a Thrin y gaeaf hwn | Health Board urges local residents to use...

Keep Tiny Hearts Beating in Your Nation

Dear Editor, As a Professor of Congenital Heart Surgery and Consultant in Cardiothoracic Surgery at the University of Bristol, I see first-hand how devastating it...

rail of two hearts: Heart transplant survivor walking the coast of...

Trail of two hearts: Heart transplant survivor walking the coast of Wales this festive period Kieran crosses the border as part of 5,000 mile...

People with long term health conditions urged to protect themselves from...

People with long term health conditions urged to protect themselves from influenza / Annog pobl â chyflyrau iechyd hirdymor i ddiogelu eu hunain rhag...

Council commits to raising awareness of HIV

Council commits to raising awareness of HIV CARMARTHENSHIRE County Council has committed its support to raising awareness of the fight against HIV. At its meeting...

Tawel Fan families deserved quicker action to address concerns

Tawel Fan families deserved quicker action to address concerns   An investigation probing care at scandal-hit Tawel Fan ward will not report its findings until March...

World Diabetes Day: Hywel Dda Consultant runs to Cardiff GP surgeries...

World Diabetes Day: Hywel Dda Consultant runs to Cardiff GP surgeries to raise awareness of type 2 diabetes / Diwrnod Diabetes y Byd: Ymgynghorydd...

No health topic is off limits in your local pharmacy, during...

No health topic is off limits in your local pharmacy, during Ask Your Pharmacist Week (or any week)! People in Wales are being urged to...

Top of the league for being active/Ar y brig am fod...

Top of the league for being active   Carmarthenshire adults are top of the league for being active – and that’s official.   Figures released by Sport Wales...

Full steam ahead for Cardigan Integrated Care Centre / Bant â...

Plans to develop a brand new fit-for-purpose healthcare service on the old Bathhouse site in Cardigan have been boosted after the health board set...

Hywel Dda urges patients to be Winter Wise this season /...

Hywel Dda urges patients to be Winter Wise this season / With winter fast approaching, doctors, nurses and other healthcare professionals are once again urging...

Parents urged to get their children vaccinated/Annog rhieni i sicrhau bod...

Routine influenza vaccine programme now includes all eight year olds for the first time Children aged two to eight can be protected against flu with...

Care Oscars

A manager who successfully battled to turn around the fortunes of a struggling Pembrokeshire nursing home has been shortlisted for a major award. Two years after taking...

Need an Out of Hours GP? Call 111 for free! /...

Residents living in Carmarthenshire are being encouraged to call 111 instead of the old NHS Direct number if they need to see their GP...

Joint service meeting the challenges of an aging population

An annual report on the Neath Port Talbot Community Resource Team (CRT) has shown that it is supporting more people to receive care in...

“Vaccination is the best way to protect against influenza” Message from...

Mae’r ymgyrch genedlaethol i annog pobl mewn grwpiau cymwys ledled Cymru i gael brechiad i’w gwarchod rhag y ffliw yn cael ei lansio heddiw...

Maven VCTs lead investment in ADC Biotechnology

Funding will enable the construction of a dedicated pharmaceutical manufacturing  facility in North Wales, creating 50 new scientific jobs Maven Capital Partners (“Maven”), one of the...

Mental health transformation project picks up national award / Mae prosiect...

Hywel Dda University Health Board is celebrating today (Friday 22 September 2017) after winning an NHS Wales Award at the tenth anniversary of the...

What’s keeping Wales awake? – Secrets of Living Well revealed in...

* STUDY FINDS QUALITY OF LIFE FOR THOSE IN WALES HELD BACK BY POOR SLEEP; CONCERNS OVER JOB SECURITY AND CONNECTEDNESS TO LOCAL COMMUNITY * SAINSBURY’S...

Staff from across Hywel Dda University Health Board are once again...

A team of staff from Practice Development, Resus and Infection Control, together with Sepsis Champions, will attend a national event in Cardiff to showcase...

Baby-Friendly is Best for Hywel Dda University Health Board

The Health Visiting Service within Hywel Dda University Health Board (UHB) has been awarded the prestigious Baby Friendly Award and is the latest UK...

Calling all Carmarthenshire residents – your NHS services need to change...

The Health Board is encouraging individuals to enter the discussion about how we change and improve health services in this area, so that they...

Calling all Llanelli residents – your NHS services need to change...

The Health Board is encouraging individuals to enter the discussion about how we change and improve health services in this area, so that they...

Heads together on future mental health services / Meddwl ar y...

Local residents have been sharing their views and ideas about the future of adult mental health services across Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion and Pembrokeshire. As part of...

Three weeks left to have your say as Transforming Clinical Services...

Local residents across Ceredigion, Carmarthenshire and Pembrokeshire have been getting involved and having their say about how they would like to see their health...

The Food Standards Agency offers up top tips for safe summer...

Thursday 24th August marks National Burger Day in the UK, and with households across Wales planning to get grilling over the bank holiday weekend,...

Join us in Carmarthen to share your views on how NHS...

Our clinicians want to talk to you and hear your views on how we run health services – and what we could do to...

In response to Welsh Government’s Survey of Dementia Awareness

Sue Phelps, Director of Alzheimer's Society Cymru said: "_There is still a lot of work that needs to be done to educate the public about dementia...

Choosing your health services this Bank Holiday/Dewis eich gwasanaethau iechyd y...

Residents in Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion and Pembrokeshire are being encouraged to think early about repeat prescriptions and opening hours for GP practices and community pharmacies...

Help shape your NHS services and take part in Hywel Dda...

Hywel Dda University Health Board (UHB) is hosting two live Facebook events in August for people to find out more and feedback their views...

New three-month sexual health pilot scheme launched / Lansio cynllun peilot...

Patients living in Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion and Pembrokeshire can now take advantage of a new pilot service aimed at making it easier to check if...

New training programme to support people into working in the care...

Neath Port Talbot Council has developed a new paid coaching and mentoring programme to support people into working in the social care sector. The...

Cutting down on sugar

Pupils from Carmarthenshire primary schools have been sharing their ideas on healthy eating through posters and writing. They have been taking part in a competition...

Welsh parents urge for more information and transparency in the misleading...

BABY FOODS FOUND TO BE A KEY CAUSE IN CHILD SPEECH DEFECTS, TEETH DISTORTION AND SUGAR MISLABELLING New research by children's food brand Kiddylicious Little...

Latest update on changes to health board clinics at Lampeter Medical...

In June, Hywel Dda University Health Board advised patients of changes taking place concerning the relocation of clinics previously provided at Lampeter GP surgery....

Caring Carmarthenshire mental health team commended

Caring Carmarthenshire mental health team commended A Carmarthenshire mental health facility has been recognised for their commitment and support for carers and their families.   Morlais Ward...

Transforming Clinical Services – Public / stakeholder workshop event in Carmarthenshire...

Transforming Clinical Services – Public / stakeholder workshop event in Carmarthenshire / Trawsnewid Gwasanaethau Clinigol – digwyddiad gweithdy ar gyfer y cyhoedd / rhanddeiliaid...

Hywel Dda Health Board: Dedicated new resource for diabetes patients at...

Dedicated new resource for diabetes patients at Prince Philip Hospital / Adnodd newydd pwrpasol ar gyfer cleifion diabetes yn Ysbyty’r Tywysog Philip A dedicated...

No time off for carers is unacceptable!

No time off for carers is unacceptable!   Millions of people across the UK are unpaid carers, 6.8 million in fact. When Carers UK’s recent State...

Hywel Dda Health Board: REMINDER – Join our AGM/ ...

Anyone with an interest in local health services are invited to attend the Annual General Meeting (AGM) of Hywel Dda University Health Board at...

Hywel Dda Health Board: Join our AGM / Ymunwch â’n Cyfarfod...

Gwahoddir y rhai sydd â diddordeb mewn iechyd i Gyfarfod Cyffredinol Blynyddol Bwrdd Iechyd Prifysgol Hywel Dda am 5pm ddydd Iau 27 Gorffennaf 2017. Eleni,...

New statistics reveal residents aren’t leaving their comfort zone

New statistics reveal majority of people in Wales rarely step outside their comfort zone and fear they could live to regret it   - The BHF...

Inaugural partnership conference showcases the latest innovations in population health /...

Inaugural partnership conference showcases the latest innovations in population health / Cynhadledd agoriadol y bartneriaeth yn arddangos y datblygiadau diweddaraf ym maes iechyd y...

Hywel Dda Health Board: Transforming Clinical Services – Public / stakeholder...

Our doctors want to talk to you and hear your views on how we run health services – and what we could do to...

Autism Bill will “clear pathways to diagnosis”

Failure to properly diagnose children with autism can make self-harm more likely, according to experts.   It is feared that some children are suffering with mental...

5 EASY WAYS TO GET SUMMER HOLIDAY-READY SITTING AT YOUR DESK

With summer finally here, no doubt your mind will be turning to booking a getaway to warmer climes. But for those of us who haven't seen...

Welsh Government ‘precision’ medicine pledge welcomed

A new commitment to harness developments in genetic medicine has been welcomed today.   The £6.8m fund is meant to ensure that Wales can compete...
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