Health

Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Roland Sinker, Chief Executive of the CUH Trust at Addenbrooke's Treatment Centre, Keith Day Rd, Cambridge . Picture: Keith Heppell

Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Trust has been rated ‘good’ by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) – just 16 months after it was placed in special measures.

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Thursday, January 5, 2017
Garry Hill running, around Fen Drayton, Cambridge . Picture: Keith Heppell

So another new year has come around and, traditionally fuelled by the guilt of overeating and drinking during the festive period, it’s the time so many of us resolve to get fit and lose weight.

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Thursday, December 15, 2016
Professor Jamie Hacker Hughes

A leading psychologist at Anglia Ruskin says NHS providers have a duty to solve mental health issues among staff

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Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Cancer Research UK has announced plans to invest over £41 million over the next five years at the Cancer Research UK Cambridge Centre.

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Tuesday, December 13, 2016
Service told it must improve in key areas

Cambridge University Hospitals is asking people who have had sickness or diarrhoea to stay away from hospital until they have been symptom free for 48hrs to stop the bug from spreading.

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Tuesday, November 29, 2016
Don't call 999 for anything other than a real emergency

People are reminded to only attend A&E if they have life-threatening injuries as Addenbrooke’s Hospital experiences “extremely high numbers” today (Tuesday).

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Thursday, November 17, 2016
Scientist with multichannel pipette.

A new personalised breast cancer programme which will map DNA to tailor treatments for individual patients has been launched at the Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute

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Thursday, October 20, 2016
Dr Colin Watts

He demonstrates a pioneering method that aids removal of brain tumours.

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Saturday, October 8, 2016
Ludo Chapman re the MvBii watch. Picture: Keith Heppell

MvBii Ventures launches new app and updated lifestyle tracker

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Friday, September 30, 2016
From left to right: Roland Sinker, CEO of Cambridge University Hospitals; Anita Klein; Jane Ramsey, CUH Chair; Sandra Myers, Acting CEO of Addenbrooke�s Charitable Trust (ACT)

Addenbrooke’s Arts unveil ‘the Earring’ for Addenbrooke’s Charitable Trust

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Tuesday, August 30, 2016
MP for Cambridge Daniel Zeichner

Cambridgeshire health services could face a £250m shortfall by 2021.

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Tuesday, August 16, 2016
Obese problems in Cambs

Is this problem getting out of control?

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Tuesday, August 16, 2016
Shift workers more likely to collect virals infections due to their patterns of work

Feel a cold coming on in the morning?

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Monday, August 15, 2016
Left to right: Isobel Curtis-Smith (Occupational Therapist), Mike Hitchcock (UK Parachuting), Amy Bidwell (Community Fundraiser) and Catriona Gregory (Occupational Therapist) all kitted up and ready to go, for the Skys the Limit Dive Day

Sky is the limit for local therapists

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Friday, August 12, 2016
East of England ambulance service told to improve in key areas

East of England Ambulance service rated “outstanding” in just one area

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Friday, August 12, 2016
Scientists in Cambridge identify gene pattern that could lead to a drug to prevent Alzheimer's in thos people thought to be at risk.

Breakthrough could lead to neurostatin for Alzheimer sufferers

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Friday, July 29, 2016
Cambridge Ice Arena - an artist's impression of the arena

Twenty-year plans for an ice rink in Cambridge have come a step closer to being realised after investment by South Cambridgeshire District Council.

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Thursday, July 28, 2016
MvBii Z-Track web image

‘Balance is Best’ wearable is not just for fitness fanatics.

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Wednesday, July 27, 2016
Scientists say the brains of teenagers change dramatically in adolescence

Why teenagers are prone to mental health problems

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Tuesday, July 26, 2016
What a waste! £16m worth of taxpayers' money down the drain in failed NHS partnership contract.

Could this sheer waste of cash have been avoided?

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Friday, July 22, 2016
What a waste! £16m worth of taxpayers' money down the drain in failed NHS partnership contract.

Plans reveal Hinchingbrooke to keep A&E and Maternity

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