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15:38, 3 MAR 2017
Health Matters: Seize your chance on No Smoking Day
Dr Paul Bowen, clinical chair of NHS Eastern Cheshire CCG, and GP with McIlvride Medical Practice, Poynton
Cheshire East Council
Macclesfield's pancake race enjoys record turn out
Grandad is poster-boy for bowel cancer campaign after screening saved his life
Alec Broughton, 69, is a volunteer reminding patients to take life-saving tests.
Historic house to get new lease of life
Charles Roe House in Macclesfield will open as a surgery and arts cafe in May.
Health matters: Support Prostate Cancer Awareness Month
Dr Mike Clark, clinical lead for urology at NHS Eastern Cheshire CCG, and GP with High Street Surgery, Macclesfield
Health Matters: Help shape YOUR local health service
Jane Stephens, lay member for public and patient involvement at NHS Eastern Cheshire CCG
Hospital bosses deny reports that Macclesfield A&E will close
They say reports in national newspapers this week are based on an earlier document which is out of date.
London 2012 Olympics
Return of Macclesfield's annual pancake race
Competitors are encouraged to sign up teams of four for this year's event at the end of February
Health Matters: Using health services responsibly
With Dr Paul Bowen, GP with McIlvride Medical Practice, Poynton and clinical chair of NHS Eastern Cheshire CCG
Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service
Firefighters to give health advice to elderly
Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service has launched 'Safe and Well' visits which will see firefighters visiting the homes of over 65s
Health Matters: World Cancer Day
With Dr Paul Bowen, GP with McIlvride Medical Centre, Poynton and clinical chair of NHS Eastern Cheshire CCG
Hospital ‘red alert’ after surge in A&E
Macclesfield Hospital’s A&E department was placed on ‘red alert’ for SEVEN consecutive days this month after a surge in poorly patients.
Health Matters: Diabetes is on the rise
With Dr Tom Steele, GP with Kenmore Medical Centre, Wilmslow and clinical lead for diabetes for NHS Eastern Cheshire CCG
Work begins on final stage of ‘Blue Zone’ homes plan
Developer Elan Homes has begun clearance and demolition works on the final part of the ‘Blue Zone’ at Macclesfield Hospital to prepare for new homes.
Health Matters: Learn symptoms of depression
DR Ian Hulme, GP with Meadowside Medical Centre, Congleton and clinical lead for mental health at NHS Eastern Cheshire CCG
Health cuts: final chance to have your say
NHS Eastern Cheshire CCG, which runs local health services, is proposing funding cuts to IVF, surgeries and medications
Health Matters: Shed those Christmas pounds
With Dr Paul Bowen, GP with McIlvride Medical Practice, Poynton, and GP Chair of NHS Eastern Cheshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG)
Health Matters: The reality of seasonal drinking
With DR Ian Hulme, GP with Meadowside Medical Centre, Congleton and clinical lead on substance misuse for NHS Eastern Cheshire CCG
Mum from Macclesfield welcomes extra funding for postnatal depression
Rebecca Brook has spoken about the impact of the illness and said the £3.3m will help local women.
Cheshire East Council
More than one in ten patients at Macclesfield Hospital should have been discharged
Patients are delayed from being discharged due a lack of care beds.
Patients urged to stay away from Macclesfield A&E unless necessary
Macclesfield Hospital has opened up more beds to meet demand.
Tragic grandad is honoured for gift of life
Alan Newman from Macclesfield died tragically earlier this year. But his organs were used to save three lives. Now he has been given a posthumous award.
Blood donor from Macclesfield honoured for making his 100th donation
Tony Browne, 66, saved up to 300 lives with his donations over the years.
Delays in hand over leaves Macclesfield patients stranded in waiting ambulances
The time wasted outside A&E is on the increase.