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How you can help save your local NHS up to £3million a year

The fifth article in a six-week campaign promoting the NHS Coastal West Sussex Clinical Commissioning group and run in conjunction with them.

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World Water Day

World Water Day: ‘Dirty’ bottle packaging urges people to drink and think

Today, on World Water Day, organisations across the globe are taking action to tackle the world’s water crisis.

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Michele Ammolla (left) is being assisted in his funding by his sons William, 6, and Henry, 10, and his wife Georgina. Pictures: Derek Martin

Family raising £200k so dad can see sons grow up

When doctors told a father-of-two about a drug that might beat his terminal cancer his family began raising money to help fund it.

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Organ donation to be discussed at meeting

An annual update on organ donation is one of the subjects for discussion at next week’s meeting of the board of Western Sussex Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

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Nic Naish (centre) at her free exercise class she runs as part of Albion in the Community. Picture: Stuart Butcher

Survivor’s exercise class giving cancer sufferers a ‘fighting chance’

A cancer survivor is using her experiences to give back to the Worthing community that did her proud.

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Enough hidden salt in shopping baskets for 130 bags of ready salted

Enough hidden salt in shopping baskets for 130 bags of ready salted

Alarming amounts of salt are lurking in our shopping baskets - and it’s costing thousands of lives a year, warns new research.

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Southern agrees to talks if union suspends strike

Southern bosses have agreed to talks to end a dispute with staff if the RMT union calls off strike action planned for early April.

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new rules on cigarettes and tobacco

Smokers warned over new cigarette laws that are coming into force within weeks

Smokers across Sussex are being warned about new rules on cigarettes and tobacco that are set to come into force within a matter of weeks.

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NHS bosses ‘do not have all the answers’ on transformation plans

NHS bosses ‘do not have all the answers’ on plans to transform health services in Sussex - but have promised to engage patients while they try to find them.

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Vegetables protect against stress

Vegetables protect against stress

Eating at least three helpings of vegetables a day keeps the blues at bay... especially for women, according to new research.

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Natasha Bunby with her boys Deon and London

Brothers plan challenge with inspirational mum

Natasha Bunby is severely affected by aggressive multiple sclerosis but says it is a small part of who she is.

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Arun Sunshine Group chairman Terrence Elderfield, middle right, and members receiving the Lottery cheque for �8,425

Lottery windfall means spreading more sunshine

Members of Arun Sunshine Group are beaming after receiving a big boost for their activities.

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Why not become one of the much-valued volunteers at Worthing, St Richards or Southlands hospitals

10,000 strong family committed to ‘outstanding’ hospital care

The fourth article in a six-week campaign promoting the NHS Coastal West Sussex Clinical Commissioning group and run in conjunction with them.

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Product recall

Tesco recalls ready meal over allergy risk

Tesco is recalling a batch of its Oriental Kitchen Chicken Chow Mein product because it was incorrectly packed with Tesco Chicken Curry.

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New chairman for ambulance trust

South East Coast Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust (SECAmb) has appointed a new chairman.

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NHS urged to stop ‘rushing from one crisis to another’

The NHS and health services have been told to stop ‘rushing from one crisis to another’ and come up with a clear plan to solve problems by county councillors.

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Why gluten-free food is not the healthy option and could increase your risk of diabetes

Why gluten-free food is not the healthy option and could increase your risk of diabetes

It’s hard not to notice that the range of gluten-free foods available in supermarkets has increased massively in recent years.

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Louise  Goldsmith, leader West Sussex County Council (photo submitted). SUS-150813-103444001

Extra £25m for West Sussex social care services in Chancellor’s Budget

An extra £25m has been provided for social care services in West Sussex in the Chancellor’s Spring Budget.

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Product warning

Supermarket recalls spagbol over allergy fears

Tesco is recalling a line of frozen Spaghetti Bolognese due to the presence of egg which is not on the label.

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