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Family and Health: Campaigning for MS awareness in the Asian community

Ranjit Kaur was surprised to learn that MS is a hidden disease among members of the Asian community.

Two Colne Valley GP surgeries with 10,000 patients announce plans to merge due to funding issues

Marsden Health Centre and Colne Valley Family Doctors will pool resources

WATCH: Picket lines at Huddersfield and Halifax hospitals as NHS staff go on strike

Midwives, nurses, paramedics, ambulance staff, and hospital porters and cleaners mounted picket lines across England from 7am for four hours

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Family and Health: Campaigning for MS awareness in the Asian community

Ranjit Kaur was surprised to learn that MS is a hidden disease among members of the Asian community.

Two Colne Valley GP surgeries with 10,000 patients announce plans to merge due to funding issues

Marsden Health Centre and Colne Valley Family Doctors will pool resources

WATCH: Picket lines at Huddersfield and Halifax hospitals as NHS staff go on strike

Midwives, nurses, paramedics, ambulance staff, and hospital porters and cleaners mounted picket lines across England from 7am for four hours

The Ebola virus viewed under a microscope

Huddersfield hospital confirms Ebola plan tested should deadly virus strike

HRI and CRH staff know what to do says medical director

Denis Kilcommons: Why the NHS is still the best health system in the world

The NHS is the envy of the world and yet it seems it is permanently under threat

Family and Health: A business was born from Amanda's cancer battle

Amanda O'Neill comes from a family stricken by cancer but has fought back.

Freak ladder fall ends in leg amputation for Will Binns after doctors spot tumour

A teenager's fall from a ladder led to a diagnosis of a rare cancer which led to surgeons amputating his leg

Huddersfield Royal Infirmary in Lindley

Are health changes just shifting care responsibility onto local council?

First joint meeting of Kirklees and Calderdale Scrutiny Panels looks at community care and future hospital services

Health and Family: Why are men not fighting the obesity battle?

Just as many men as women in the UK are obese and yet slimming clubs are seen as an exclusively female world.

Huddersfield Royal Infirmary League of Friends celebrate 60 years of service

Group supports patients and families along with fundraising for equipment

Huddersfield Royal Infirmary in Lindley

From 250 deaths at Huddersfield Royal Infirmary and Calderdale Royal Hospital, there are just NINE organ donors - and that is one of the BEST records in Yorkshire

NHS appeals for more organ donors at Huddersfield Royal Infirmary and Calderdale Royal Hospital

Watchdog airs complaints over patients registering with NHS dentists as Almondbury woman travels to Elland to see her dentist

Almondbury woman, 24, says she has to trek all way to Elland!

Student midwives from Huddersfield take giant leap for neonatal bereavement charity

Charity sky dive raises £4,000 for Still Birth and Neonatal Death charity

Caterers wanted to help out at Huddersfield charity event to raise awareness of dangers of blood clots

The skills of caterers are wanted to help out at a charity event held to raise awareness of the dangers of blood clots

Brendan Caunce, manager of the PerfectHome store in Bradford, West Yorkshire, who is running the Great North Run in September in aid of Great Ormond Street hospital

Brendan Caunce of Holmfirth sheds more than four stone so he can take part in the Great North Run to raise money for Great Ormond Street Hospital.

He goes down from 18 and a half stone to 14 stone

Dewsbury District Hospital

Renal patients first to be re-located away from Dewsbury Hospital as re-structure begins

More than 200 patients to be cared for at health centres in Batley, Heckmondwike and Dewsbury

Young Huddersfield entrepreneur Katie Mallinson who almost died after getting a bloodclot launches campaign to help raise awareness of condition

Katie Mallinson, 28, will host a fun day with a serious message on August 17

Meet Bing, Huddersfield Royal Infirmary's £80,000 dummy patient

Hospital invests in state-of-the art training room for doctors and nurses

Locala Community Partnerships

NHS England confirms probe into Locala's new mum services

Claims that core nursing duties being neglected in favour of private chargeable services

Campaigners tug at heart strings in bid to save services at Dewsbury District Hospital

Patients hang 'thank you' messages on hospital entrance sign

Videos & Photos

The Penistone Line near Berry Brow station

Leaves on the line cause morning delays for Huddersfield TransPennine Express commuters to Manchester and Leeds

It was 28 years ago - are you featured in our Huddersfield nostalgia pictures from 1986

Collage of new starter pictures

New Starters 2014: more Huddersfield youngsters pictured as they start school

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