Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Let’s Talk with Dr Faraaz

The junior doctor’s dispute with the government has been raging for some time now, and we recently saw unprecedented industrial action where emergency care...

High blood pressure rates are high amongst some ethnic communities, leading to greater risk...

Studies by healthcare organisations have warned that high blood pressure rates are still very high amongst some ethnic communities, in particular with people of...

The new diet fad – and why you must approach with caution!

By Ayesha Babar I met up with my former flatmate two weeks ago. She had just come back from a holiday a week before and...

LET’S TALK with Dr Faraaz

My columns are designed to explore topics, start a conversation and touch on real life issues that affect every community. The series is not...

A taboo talking point – Female Genital Mutilation, a brutal practice still taking place...

BY Alison Bellamy It is a taboo subject and not something people are not keen to talk or even think about. But female genital mutilation –...

REGIONAL NEWS: Joining forces to tackle health problems caused by unhealthy food

A unique workshop to tackle how unhealthy food is destroying the local community’s physical health, emotional wellbeing and countryside is being held at Airedale...

REGIONAL NEWS: Bradford Council Pledge that it’s ‘Time to Change’

Bradford Council is planning to help tackle mental health stigma by signing the "Time to Change" pledge. On Monday 18th April 2016, Bradford Council's Chief...

NHS England Backs Home Based Care

NHS England has today announced a £1.75m investment in an innovative family-based initiative to help more people to be cared for in a home,...

REGIONAL NEWS: Families Step Up for Healthier Lifestyle with Help from Care Trust

Health visitors from Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust are helping families with children under five lead more active lifestyles by inviting them to...

New health campaign asks South Asians: ‘How Are You?’

‘One You’, a ground-breaking new campaign to help adults across the country avoid future diseases caused by modern day life reaches out to South...