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#Health

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A new safe space for parents to feed their babies opens in Scunthorpe

A dedicated area for parents to feed their babies has opened in St Johns Market in Scunthorpe Town Centre. The…

3 October 2022
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Carers Week – Make caring visible, valued, and supported

North Lincolnshire Council have made a pledge this Carers Week (6 to 12 June) to make caring visible, valued and…

7 June 2022
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Covid-19 cases on the rise two years after first lockdown

Coronavirus is increasing once again in our area as the two-year anniversary of the first UK lockdown passes. The Covid-19…

25 March 2022
Boost your post-Covid fitness drive at new health and wellbeing studios

People’s post-Covid health and fitness regimes can now be kickstarted at two new health studios being developed using Government cash.…

10 March 2022
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MAN v FAT to support men in the North Lincolnshire area to improve their health and wellbeing

The UK’s leading men’s weight loss programme, MAN v FAT, is set for a big year in 2022 as they…

21 February 2022
Individual from the Sikh community receiving their covid vaccine at Guru Nanak Gurudwara in Scunthorpe.
Local vaccine programme wins national praise

The vaccine rollout to the more vulnerable and people at risk in North Lincolnshire has won national praise with the…

10 February 2022
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Restrictions lifted but caution still needed

From today (Thursday 27 January) most of the Covid-19 restrictions have been lifted. But local public health bosses are urging…

27 January 2022
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North Lincolnshire residents encouraged to download NHS App

North Lincolnshire residents are being encouraged by their local NHS and council to download the NHS App, for a simple…

20 January 2022
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Landmark 350,000th vaccine to be given in North Lincolnshire

North Lincolnshire is on course to deliver its 350,000th vaccine shot in the next week. Already more than 343,000 jabs…

6 January 2022
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No new restrictions for New Year – but take precautions says health expert

Although the Government did not put in place any new restrictions before the New Year Eve, public health bosses say…

30 December 2021
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200 plus suspected cases of omicron in North Lincolnshire

Public health officials are urging people to get the booster jab as soon as possible, as more than 200 suspected…

23 December 2021
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Don’t give the gift of Covid-19 this Christmas

It is the time of year when friends and family are planning ahead for Christmas get togethers and people are…

9 December 2021
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Children’s home rated as among the very best in the country

The Cygnets children’s home has been rated among the very best in the country by inspectors from Ofsted. The home…

3 December 2021
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New tool to help assess Covid-19 risk

A new tool to help local people assess the risks surrounding Covid-19 has been added to North Lincolnshire Council’s website.…

25 November 2021
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Keeping well this winter

North Lincolnshire Council is urging residents to keep warm and well this winter, and look after their health – especially…

18 November 2021