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Northumberland launches new children and young people’s mental health support

Tomorrow (Thursday 23 January), NHS Northumberland Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) launches a new scheme to improve mental health support for children and young people in the county. Northumberland CCG is one of only 12 CCGs in the country to be…

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New campaign is launched to tackle declining cervical screening rates

To mark Cervical Cancer Prevention Week (20 – 26 January 2020), NHS Northumberland Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is launching a new Cervical Screening Saves Lives campaign which aims to raise awareness and improve the uptake of cervical screening across Northumberland.…

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HPV stigma must end says Northumberland CCG

Northumberland CCG is supporting Jo’s Cervical Cancer Trust to tackle the myths and stigma around the common virus HPV and get the facts out.  Across the UK, cervical screening is moving to testing for HPV first, it is a far…

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NHS gambling addiction service expands as new clinic opens in Sunderland

The NHS Northern Gambling Service has opened a new clinic in the North East which will see and treat more of the thousands of people across the north of England suffering with gambling addiction. The service’s new base at the…

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Region’s NHS launches major public awareness campaign in appeal for people to help our vital services by using them wisely

The NHS across the North East and North Cumbria has launched a major public awareness campaign in a bid to help ease pressure on busy frontline teams and make sure people use our valuable NHS resources wisely. As the NHS…

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