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Dementia community group works with businesses to help raise awareness

Beauty by Emily, Town Street, Horsforth

By Emily Smith Local businesses in Horsforth have been working alongside the charity Alzheimer’s Society to create a dementia friendly community. Beauty salon ‘Beauty by Emily’ recently got involved with the charity’s initiative by displaying a dementia friendly sticker and attending training sessions. Hannah Pollard, 22, beauty therapist at Beauty by Emily said: “It was good to understand exactly how […]

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Hamsters thought to be dead could be in a hibernation-like state

Hamsters thought to be dead could be in a hibernation-like state

By Aston Lamb IF YOU believe your hamster is dead this winter you may want to think twice as they could be in a hibernation-like state, animal experts have warned.

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M&S launches Frazzled Café for mental health talk

M&S launches Frazzled Café for mental health talk

By Terrileigh Wilkinson HIGH STREET giant Marks and Spencer has joined forces with comedian Ruby Wax, a leading mental health campaigner, to launch the Frazzled Café.

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Breast cancer: lumps are not the only symptom, say campaigners

Breast cancer: lumps are not the only symptom, say campaigners

Women in Leeds are being urged to be aware of breast cancer symptoms in a campaign launched today by Public Health England (PHE). Almost two-hundred women aged seventy and over in Leeds are diagnosed with breast cancer each year; last year more than five-hundred women in Yorkshire and the Humber died of breast cancer, according to PHE Leeds.

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