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Health warning – residents urged to help tackle antibiotic resistance

Health warning – residents urged to help tackle antibiotic resistance

Press Releases   •   Nov 13, 2014 09:50 GMT

​One of the biggest breakthroughs in medical science are in danger of becoming ineffective because of over use. Antibiotics are being so over prescribed there is a real danger that bacteria will become resistant to them so they no longer work.

Be a flu fighter and get your children vaccinated

Be a flu fighter and get your children vaccinated

Press Releases   •   Oct 23, 2014 15:46 BST

Rochdale Borough Council’s public health team is urging parents of children aged two, three and four years old to get their little one vaccinated for free against the flu this winter.

You don’t have to come out to come in!

You don’t have to come out to come in!

Press Releases   •   Sep 30, 2014 14:30 BST

The Lesbian and Gay Foundation will be holding its fifth annual event in Rochdale borough to mark National Coming Out Day on Saturday 11 October.

Rochdale couple safe as houses following council support

Rochdale couple safe as houses following council support

Press Releases   •   Sep 19, 2014 15:22 BST

A Sudden couple who believe getting their gas fire fixed could have saved their lives are urging older residents to take advantage of a new scheme to get their gas appliances checked before winter arrives.

GET MON£YSMART launches across Rochdale Borough

GET MON£YSMART launches across Rochdale Borough

Press Releases   •   Sep 09, 2014 11:27 BST

Did you know you can save £78 a month by having just two takeaways less a week? Save £60 a month by smoking just five cigarettes less a day? Lose £300 in 60 seconds by playing roulette machines?

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Question time for doctors about health service proposals

Press Releases   •   Sep 05, 2014 15:07 BST

Rochdale borough residents are invited to quiz local experts about proposed changes to health and care services in Greater Manchester at a BBC Question Time-style event.

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Council offers advice on alcohol levels

Press Releases   •   Sep 05, 2014 14:11 BST

Rochdale Borough Council is aiming to educate residents about the level of alcohol contained in many of the market’s most popular products.

Greater Manchester unites to tackle the ‘scourge’ of alcohol abuse

Greater Manchester unites to tackle the ‘scourge’ of alcohol abuse

Press Releases   •   Sep 01, 2014 11:25 BST

Rochdale Borough Council has teamed up with other councils, health services in the region and Greater Manchester Police to tackle alcohol abuse.

Choose well this August bank holiday weekend

Choose well this August bank holiday weekend

Press Releases   •   Aug 19, 2014 11:02 BST

Make sure you know where to go if you or your family become ill over the August bank holiday weekend.

Borough businesses encouraged to welcome breastfeeding mums

Borough businesses encouraged to welcome breastfeeding mums

Press Releases   •   Aug 08, 2014 14:15 BST

Businesses and shops in Rochdale borough are being asked to show their support for breastfeeding mums by signing up for the Breastfeeding Welcome Scheme.

Councillor issues warning to put a stop to foul behaviour

Councillor issues warning to put a stop to foul behaviour

Press Releases   •   Aug 06, 2014 11:40 BST

Councillor Jacqui Beswick has issued a serious warning to dog owners who have allowed their pets to foul among the graves at Heywood Cemetery.

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Free libraries programme gets borough’s adults ‘Walking For Health’

Press Releases   •   Jul 18, 2014 10:25 BST

Rochdale Borough Council and Link4Life’s Walking For Health programme has been challenging adults in the borough to be more active and engage with their local libraries in Spotland, Middleton, Littleborough and Heywood.

Borough congratulates youngest ever Health Chatters

Borough congratulates youngest ever Health Chatters

Press Releases   •   May 23, 2014 11:33 BST

Year 10 and 11 health and social care students at St Cuthbert’s Roman Catholic Business & Enterprise College received certificates in recognition of becoming Rochdale borough’s youngest ever ‘Health Chatters’ at a presentation held at the school.

Still time to have your say on the future of pharmacies

Still time to have your say on the future of pharmacies

Press Releases   •   May 23, 2014 09:15 BST

There has been an overwhelming response to Rochdale Borough Council’s Improving Pharmacies survey - and there is still time for residents to have their say.

Borough urges residents to speak up about anxiety

Borough urges residents to speak up about anxiety

Press Releases   •   May 13, 2014 16:30 BST

Rochdale Borough Council is urging residents to speak up about issues of anxiety, as part of this year’s Mental Health Awareness week.

Innovative peer programme to reduce smoking among borough’s youngsters

Innovative peer programme to reduce smoking among borough’s youngsters

Press Releases   •   May 09, 2014 11:52 BST

Rochdale Borough Council’s efforts to reduce inequality in health and advise young people of the health risks associated with smoking have continued with the introduction of a Peer Supporters programme for local students.

Borough is a top Health Check performer

Borough is a top Health Check performer

Press Releases   •   Apr 30, 2014 16:52 BST

Rochdale Borough Council has placed 16th out of a total of 353 local authorities in England and 4th of 23 in the North West for the number of residents receiving NHS Health Checks in figures published by Diabetes UK.

Residents offered chance to shape future of borough’s pharmacies

Residents offered chance to shape future of borough’s pharmacies

Press Releases   •   Apr 28, 2014 15:20 BST

Rochdale Borough Council is inviting residents to have their say on the services provided by their local pharmacy.

Residents invited to discuss local healthcare

Residents invited to discuss local healthcare

Press Releases   •   Apr 22, 2014 16:55 BST

NHS Heywood, Middleton and Rochdale Clinical Commissioning Group’s (HMR CCG) Governing Body will meet on Friday 16 May - and residents of Rochdale borough are invited to attend to discuss healthcare in the area.

New medical unit for dementia patients opens at Rochdale Infirmary

New medical unit for dementia patients opens at Rochdale Infirmary

Press Releases   •   Apr 15, 2014 11:33 BST

A new medical unit developed purely for patients with dementia from Rochdale borough has opened at Rochdale Infirmary, where there will be a social worker from Rochdale Borough Council Social Services.