Free Online Mental Health Support Service Launched To Help Children And Young People

Free Online Mental Health Support Service Launched To Help Children And Young People
April 2, 2020

A free online mental health and emotional wellbeing support service has been launched to help children and young people living in Hull, East Yorkshire and North Lincolnshire.

People aged between 11 and 25 in these areas can now register to use Kooth, a free, anonymous online counselling and emotional wellbeing service which can be accessed using a computer, smartphone or tablet device.

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Dove House Hospice Struggles Through Crisis Times

Dove House Hospice Struggles Through Crisis Times
March 19, 2020

Well-loved and much needed local charity, Dove House Hospice are appealing to the community of Hull and East Yorkshire to do what they can to support the hospice during these difficult weeks and months.

The outbreak of the Coronavirus in the UK and the impact of the Government’s guidelines to keep everyone safe and reduce the spread of the virus is having a hugely negative effect on Dove House who provides specialist care to local people living with a terminal illness.

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Why Nursing Is A Career Worth Pursuing

Why Nursing Is A Career Worth Pursuing
February 4, 2020

Choosing a career is an important decision and not one that you want to enter into lightly. With so many potential careers out there, some people find the choice overwhelming.

But if you are in the market for a new career that offers excellent job security, a never-ending supply of vacancies, and rewarding work that makes a difference, you should consider a career in nursing.

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7 Reasons Why Nursing is a Great Career Choice for Moms

7 Reasons Why Nursing is a Great Career Choice for Moms
December 23, 2019

Ideally, if everybody had a perfect life, then every mom would already have an excellent career by the time she gave birth to her first child. Unfortunately, the world we live in isn’t perfect, and there are many moms who are still thinking about career changes and aspirations.

Of course, it’s understandable that any parent would want to earn more money for their children, so you might be thinking of upgrading from the service or retail industry and into a more prestigious career that requires a degree.

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Step Into The New Year With Get Your Boots On

Step Into The New Year With Get Your Boots On
December 13, 2019

The New Year is a time for new resolutions, new experiences and new activities, so why not try something new that will take you to new places and help you meet new friends.

Get Your Boots On is a hiking group aimed at people in their 20s, and 30s from across North and East Yorkshire, and new members are always welcome.

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Creating A Healthier Hull For The Armed Forces Community

Creating A Healthier Hull For The Armed Forces Community
November 10, 2019

At a time of year when we traditionally remember those who have served their country, local GP practices and NHS Hull Clinical Commissioning Group join growing number of organisations signed up to the Armed Forces Covenant in Hull.

The Armed Forces Covenant is a “promise by the nation” to ensure that those who are currently serving in the forces or have previously served, and their families are treated with understanding and always treated fairly.

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Where To Go Over The Summer Bank Holiday For Health Care

Where To Go Over The Summer Bank Holiday For Health Care
August 23, 2019

While the summer bank holiday is a welcome time for most of us, it also means some health services can be closed.

The East Riding of Yorkshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is encouraging people to visit their local pharmacy to stock up on over-the-counter medicines and collect any prescriptions so that they are prepared if they fall unwell.

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Tips to Help You Sleep During Exams

Tips to Help You Sleep During Exams
March 11, 2019

It may seem like a good idea to stay up late to cram for a test, but it is actually very counterproductive.

It has been shown by scientific research that people do less well on learned tasks while they are sleep deprived since it limits their access to the form of sleep called Rapid Eye Movement (REM). This stage of sleep is essential for storing your memories. If you want to perform at your absolute best, then sleep needs to be a top priority for you. 

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Better Record Sharing Improves Healthcare For Humberside Patients

Better Record Sharing Improves Healthcare For Humberside Patients
March 4, 2019

Patients across the Humber are benefitting from more joined-up healthcare. This is thanks to the rollout of a new initiative to share information between NHS providers.

Healthcare professionals can now see up-to-date information about their patients. They can also even see this information if they’ve been treated somewhere else.

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