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Do You ThinkUKnow?

Monday 22nd October 2018

  Thinkuknow Introduction Course    FREE - Run by our CEOP Ambassador Aims of the course This course is run by our CEOP trained Ambassador...

 

New Managing Self-Harm Guidance Document for schools

Wednesday 17th October 2018

The Managing Self-harm Guidance and Toolkit for Schools has been developed by the Cornwall Multi-agency Emotional Wellbeing and Mental Health Board, following the successful first edition developed in 2017...

 

Cornwall Healthy Schools sponsors the Student Wellbeing Initiative

Friday 12th October 2018

Cornwall Healthy Schools sponsors the Student Wellbeing Initiative We are thrilled to announce during Mental Health Awareness week, and on the eve of World Mental Health Day that the Cornwall Healthy Schools programme is now the sponsor of the Student Wellbeing Initiative Award!

 

**NHS Health Checks - COMING SOON...!!**

Friday 5th October 2018

The NHS Health Check is a health check-up for adults in England aged 40-74, without a preexisting condition...

 

Thursday 4th October 2018

We would like to invite you to participate in a project that Cornwall and Isles of Scilly LEP are running in collaboration with the University of Plymouth which sits within the wider ‘Beacon Project’...

 


National News

Cervical screening: Millions missing smear tests

Monday 22nd October 2018

Health data shows a lower proportion of women have been having the test when they should.

 

Infected blood victims' support payments 'must increase'

Monday 22nd October 2018

Victims of the NHS scandal have written to the health secretary asking for an immediate increase in support.

 

Infected blood victims' support payments 'must increase'

Sunday 21st October 2018

Victims of the NHS scandal have written to the health secretary asking for an immediate increase in support.

 

When women got pills for hysteria and advice to keep vaginas clean

Saturday 20th October 2018

A Royal College of Nursing exhibition charts the strange, sometimes disturbing history of women's healthcare.

 

Check NHS cancer, A&E, ops and mental health targets in your area

Thursday 18th October 2018

Use our tracker to check whether your local services are meeting waiting-time targets for cancer, routine operations, A&E and mental health treatment.