North Kirklees mums to get new birthing centre at Dewsbury hospital

Mid Yorkshire Trust set to move baby doctors to Pinderfields

Mohammed Abad exclusive

Man who had genitals ripped off in Huddersfield road accident now has Britain's first bionic penis

Mohammed Abad was given a generous package by surgeons, but sadly his wife left him after becoming tired of waiting

One in ten in Kirklees at risk of developing type 2 diabetes

  • NHS

Health officials to launch new scheme amid fears of thousands of new cases

Business Profile: Martin Haigh, of Lattitude7

There's never a dull moment for Lattitude 7 founder Martin Haigh

Money cash

Kirklees Council set to lose £1.6m from public health budget - and jobs may go

Councillors prepare for Government's cash 'clawback' from budget used to tackle smoking, obesity and more

Yorkshire Ambulance Service

Yorkshire Ambulance Service told to improve by health inspectors

Poor result follows huge pay rises for executives

High praise for Forget Me Not Children's Hospice from industry inspectors after scoring above national average

PLACE inspects hospitals, hospices and day treatment centres providing NHS funded care

Dewsbury District Hospital

Shock as Dewsbury Hospital coronary care unit closed and moved to Wakefield

  • NHS

Campaigners and MP say transfer wasn't public knowledge

Health Feature: Changes to how community health care is delivered

Kirklees community health care provider Locala is planning to make radical changes in how it runs its services. What will these changes mean to patients? And exactly what or who is Locala?

The trust is now predicting a £23m deficit for the end of this year

Calderdale and Huddersfield hospital chiefs told to slash even deeper as NHS plans "simply unaffordable"

Finance chiefs told to freeze recruitment except for "essential vacancies".

Denis Kilcommons: NHS Bowel Cancer Screening programme is an undignified test for the over 60s

Denis Kilcommons: Bowel Cancer test involves producing your own samples into a box

Accident & Emergency Dept at Huddersfield Royal Infirmary in Lindley

Kirklees and Calderdale included in £200m NHS emergency care shake-up scheme

Health campaigners still waiting for news on plans to reform A&E at Huddersfield Royal Infirmary

Little Explorers discover new premises

  • NHS

Little Explorers Day Nursery has moved into larger premises with financial support from Royal bank of Scotland\n

Plea for help as number of West Yorkshire organ donors falls

Only nine donors out of hundreds in Huddersfield and Calderdale

11 acres of Kirklees Council land to be listed for sale to expand Bradley Business Park

Cabinet asked to agree to sell land at Bradley Business Park

Dewsbury District Hospital

Dewsbury and District Hospital car parking charges under fire from MP

Big rise in charges - and disabled people must pay


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