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Rotary club president returns to India

Rotarian Val Trevor has made a return visit to India to continue her support for the End Polio Now campaign.

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The magnetic putty which was available on Amazon

Warnings over toy after young girl ends up in hospital with arsenic poisoning

A mother has issued a warning on social media about the dangers of a new kid’s toy after her daughter was rushed to hospital with alleged arsenic poisoning.

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How the Surrey And Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust is coping this winter

NHS England is publishing data each week which documents how each hospital trust is coping with the winter crisis based on key indicators.

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Drug related mental health admissions in West Sussex increase by a fifth

Drug related mental health admissions in West Sussex increase by a fifth

The number of hospital admissions in West Sussex for patients with drug related mental health issues has increased by a fifth in the last four years.

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Justin and Angela Moulding on their wedding day

Father-to-be fighting to recover from hypoxic brain injury

Four days after learning he and his wife were finally to have the babies they longed for, Justin Moulding suffered a sudden cardiac arrest.

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The opening of the new purpose-built centre for Citizens Advice Shoreham in 2016. Picture: Kate Shemilt ks1600034-1

Advice service alters focus due to demand

Citizens Advice Shoreham is changing its service in response to increased demand for telephone and digital advice.

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COUNTY NEWS: Report released into mysterious toxic haze on Sussex coast

A government report into the mysterious gas haze that descended on the Sussex coast last summer has been released.

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Celia Powis is presented with a bouquet by South Downs Leisure

Popmo teacher celebrates 80th birthday

Popmobility instructor Celia Powis is still teaching at 80 – ten years after she fought to keep her job.

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Sussex Partnership staff at its inpatient children's unit, Chalkhill, Haywards Heath

Teenager talks about her severe anxiety for Children’s Mental Health Week

A young woman has opened up about her battle with severe anxiety to help others who are struggling for Children’s Mental Health Week.

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Deborah Simpson Boston has found friendship and support at the British Red Cross charity shop

Charity shop offers friendship and support

Volunteering in a charity shop can be hugely rewarding, as fashion blogger Deborah Simpson Boston has found.

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Health secretary Jeremy Hunt at a visit to QA Hospital last year. Picture: Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust PPP-170714-180425001

Jeremy Hunt visits Worthing Hospital and praises staff amid ‘worst winter’

Health secretary Jeremy Hunt visited Worthing Hospital this morning to talk about the extraordinary winter pressures on the NHS.

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The interventional radiology machine. Picture: The Friends of Worthing Hospitals

Hospital charity’s donation appeal for live x-ray machine

The chairman of the Friends of Worthing Hospitals has called for donations for a piece of life-saving equipment which takes live x-rays of patients while they are being operated on.

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VIDEO: New MS centre manager talks of hopes for the future

The Sussex MS Centre has a new manager, who is looking to a bright future with hopes of expansion.

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New mental health campaign rocks

Painted pebbles will be helping to spread the message in a new campaign to end mental health stigma.

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Undiagnosed dementia problem

Revealed: the undiagnosed dementia problem in West Sussex

Thousands of elderly people across West Sussex may be living with undiagnosed dementia, according to estimates by the NHS.

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PICTURES: Bridging the intergenerational gap

Schoolchildren have helped to bridge the intergenerational gap with music and song.

Education
Top ten guidelines for tackling child anxiety

Top ten guidelines for tackling child anxiety

Donald Trump's presidency, nuclear war and global warming are said to be causing anxiety for around a third of children according to the latest YouGov survey.

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Julie Bartholomew, customer relations manager at Care UK's Darlington Court, presents the cheque to 16-year-old Connor Cruise and his mum, Debbie Cruise. Picture: Steve Robards SR1802619

Care home supports potential Paralympian

A teenager who has been talent spotted as a potential future Paralympian has given support by a nearby care home.

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mydentist, which is located in Broadwater Boulevard, is set to close. Picture: Google

Dentist surgery to close due to ‘increased running costs’

A dental surgery in Broadwater is set to close, citing ‘increased running costs’ as a reason.

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