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Health

Neil Gillan with his wife Helen and dog Kevin

Heart attack victim with bleak prognosis suddenly 'sat up, removed oxygen mask and asked for glass of water'

ORDEAL: Charlotte Burton has Vasovagal Syncope which causes her to pass out

Health condition blights Charlotte's job hopes as she gains unwanted tag of 'the girl who faints'

Robbie Murray shows off his ball skills

Schoolboy with cystic fibrosis signs contract with Bradford City Academy

Staff at the Bradford Districts Clinical Commissioning Group don inflatable feet to raise awareness of the risks of foot injuries and amputations for diabetes sufferers

Bradford diabetes team make a splash to spread 'feet first' message

Sickness rates are on the rise among NHS staff in the Bradford district

Sickness rates on the rise among NHS staff

'Cooking should be fun, eating should be fun' says Soraya Overend, manager of Jamie's Ministry of Food, Bradford.

EATING DISORDERS: The body image pressure cooker facing children

Bradford Royal Infirmary

Recruitment drive for nurses starts in Bradford

Nadeem Butt with Muhmmad Rafique Butt, who had a transplant in 2013

Appeal as organ donations fall for the first time in ten years

Ethan Greenwood in his bubble room

'Boy in a bubble' starts to grow new cells to strengthen immune system following transplant

Councillor Simon Cooke thinks e-cigarettes should be encouraged as a way to help smokers quit

Senior councillor calls for Bradford to back e-cigarettes as alternative to smoking

Look after your feet is message to diabetics

Look after your feet is message to diabetics

Bradford women aged 70 and over targeted in new breast cancer awareness campaign

Bradford women aged 70 and over targeted in new breast cancer awareness campaign

Dr Andy Withers - chairman of Bradford Districts CCG

People urged to have say on critical stroke care changes

HONOUR: Volunteer health champion Maureen Myers has been named You and Your Care Award winner the You're a Star ceremony

Health care workers recognised for their work

WORK: The Lord Mayor with the chief executive of Bradford Teaching Hospitals Foundation Trust Clive Kay

Plans on target for new £28 million hospital wing in Bradford

One of the reasons people go undiagnosed, says Dr Saralaya, is because  many smokers relate their cough to smoking and delay going to see their doctor

Experts fear for the ‘missing millions’ with hidden chest disease

Consultant urological surgeon Mr Sanjai Addla with the Da Vinci robot

Bradford medics' robotic surgery skills to benefit hundreds of patients across the country

Bradford district sexual health services to move to central hubs

Bradford district sexual health services to move to central hubs

Dr Kate Granger

Hospice backs campaign that encourages healthcare workers to introduce themselves

Health bosses impose smoking ban at Bradford psychiatric hospital

Health bosses impose smoking ban at Bradford psychiatric hospital

Arissa Akhtar, five, enjoys some of the specialist toys donated to the children's ward at Bradford Royal Infirmary

Specialist toys handed over by charity to brighten lives of sick children

Bradford Royal Infirmary

'Bradford hospital trust must act on child patients survey', says health group

Bradford Royal Infirmary

UPDATE: Hospital chiefs in Bradford told to improve care of children

Dr Brad Wilson, A&E consultant.

HEATWAVE: Bradford A&E medics issue heatwave safety advice after rise in patients suffering effects of hot weather

The Royal Pharmaceutical Society is calling for clearer labelling on sunscreens amid what is described as a worrying lack of understanding about the protection they provide.

'Make sunblock a medicine to protect from sun damage', says Bradford professor

Gabby Logan paid a visit to Fulneck School to launch a charity appeal as her cousin's little girl has mitochondrial disease. Kim Nicholson with Betsy Kay, Paddy Kay, Gabby Logan and Oscar Kay

Presenter helps family raise awareness of baby Betsy's chronic illness

A health visitor helps a Home from Hospital client fill in a form

Why our elderly patients are left 'trapped' in hospitals while they wait for support.

Problem drinking taking its toll on Bradford district hospitals

Problem drinking taking its toll on Bradford district hospitals

Philip Davies, MP for Shipley, meeting Natasha Thomas from Hale

MP hits out at Bradford Council over funding snub for Shipley health charity

Jon Royle, chief executive of the Bridge Project

Fears raised that 'society will pay' for cuts to local public health budgets

OUTSTANDING: Dr Angela Moulson, Dr Francesca Young, Dr Nadeem Khan, business manager Perdy Gill and practice nurse Pam Kontos at Tong Medical Practice, which has being rated outstanding by the Care Quality Commission

'Outstanding' Bradford GP practice rated in top three per cent nationally by inspectors

James Hartley

Pensioner died from organ failure after undergoing hernia operation at private hospital, inquest told

Millions set to be slashed from Bradford's public health budget

Millions set to be slashed from Bradford's public health budget

Dr Brad Wilson, accident and emergency consultant at BRI

LEGAL HIGHS: People as young as 12 play 'Russian Roulette' with their lives by taking 'legal highs', Bradford A&E consultant warns

Baby Daisy Presto with her parents Mike and Sarah and some of the items the family are donating the the BRI neonatal unit

Parents of premature baby show appreciation to hospital by donating 300 items to neonatal unit

Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt

Health Secretary admits Bradford has a GP crisis

Anger as health watchdog's budget is slashed by a quarter

Anger as health watchdog's budget is slashed by a quarter

A pregnant woman holding a cigarette

Much work needed to reduce numbers of district's smoking mums-to-be, health chiefs admit

Fall in number of ambulances reaching emergency incidents within eight-minute target time

Fall in number of ambulances reaching emergency incidents within eight-minute target time

Kimberley Walsh and her son Bobby

Motherhood 'hit me like a bus' confesses pop star Kimberley Walsh as she presents breast feeding award

A record number of people are diabetic

Diabetes rates at all-time high with rise in Bradford above national average

Steph Donnelly is hoping to reduce myths about stoma bags with a charity dinner dance

Fundraiser hopes to end stoma stigma with fashion show dinner dance

Jaxon Green-Moore

Family of Bradford tot with rare medical condition backs national charity's volunteer call

Dr Chris Harris of The Healthy Heart campaign pictured with Dr Youssef Beaini, also from the campaign which began in October last year.

Healthy heart campaign cuts risk of devastating strokes among 400 Bradford patients

Horton Bank Top Surgery

Doctor's surgery apologises to patients over two month wait for appointments

The Bradford Beating Diabetes programme has received national recognition

GPs push to improve district's health

Dr Matt Fay

Healthy heart checks to take place in Shipley

Rob Dearden, director of nursing at Airedale NHS Foundation Trust

Hospital care rated highly by patients in survey

Linda Pearson with her granddaughter Hadiyah Ahmed

Grannie's date with Elvis will raise funds for Bradford Royal Infirmary

Cygnet Hospital, Wyke, which could expand if plans get the go-ahead

Private hospital in Bradford submits expansion plans

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