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Men Do Talk in Sheds, says charity

Men Do Talk in Sheds, says charity

Men Do Talk in Sheds, says charity

Some men struggle to open up, but the Scottish Men’s Sheds Association is quashing this theory through a series of animations.


Turriff community voices its concern over healthcare provision

Turriff community voices its concern over healthcare provision

Turriff community voices its concern over healthcare provision

A public meeting highlighted issues around accessing GP services, the Minor Injury Unit provision and ambulance coverage for the area.


"Absolutely heartbreaking": Calls for help as drug deaths rise

"Absolutely heartbreaking": Calls for help as drug deaths rise

"Absolutely heartbreaking": Calls for help as drug deaths rise

MSP Tess White has urged the Scottish Government to tackle the “heartbreaking” number of lives lost to drugs across the north-east.


SAMH, NHS Grampian and Police Scotland unite as mental health concerns grow

SAMH, NHS Grampian and Police Scotland unite as mental health concerns grow

SAMH, NHS Grampian and Police Scotland unite as mental health concerns grow

Organisations have come together to urge anyone having suicidal thoughts to reach out for help and for those worried about someone to act.


Insulin pioneer is the focus for Inverurie Probus talk

Insulin pioneer is the focus for Inverurie Probus talk

Insulin pioneer is the focus for Inverurie Probus talk

Retired consultant diabetologist Dr Ken McHardy was the guest speaker and discussed the work of Kintore born Thomas Fraser.


Concerns over “critical pressure” on Turriff community’s local healthcare services will be the focus of a public meeting next week

Concerns over “critical pressure” on Turriff community’s local healthcare services will be the focus of a public meeting next week

Concerns over “critical pressure” on Turriff community’s local healthcare services will be the focus of a public meeting next week

Representatives of the Aberdeenshire Health and Social Care Partnership, Scottish Ambulance Service and the local GP practice are set to attend.


Cancer support group formed to assist people in Banff area

Cancer support group formed to assist people in Banff area

Cancer support group formed to assist people in Banff area

Isabel McArthur formed Can Be OK after she was diagnosed with breast cancer and realised there must be others in the community who needed assistance.


High praise for Peterhead care home in inspection report

High praise for Peterhead care home in inspection report

High praise for Peterhead care home in inspection report

Grangepark in Peterhead has received high praise across all areas following an unannounced inspection in April.


Aberdeenshire veterans encouraged to get involved with new mental health campaign

Aberdeenshire veterans encouraged to get involved with new mental health campaign

Aberdeenshire veterans encouraged to get involved with new mental health campaign

The campaign from See Me seeks to encourage veterans from all of the Forces to speak up and ask for help when struggling with their mental health.


Call for more workplace support during menopause

Call for more workplace support during menopause

Call for more workplace support during menopause

MSP Gillian Martin has welcomed report findings calling for greater rights and protection in the workplace for women experiencing the menopause.


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