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Sutherland residents urged to visit community pharmacy with minor illnesses

Sutherland residents urged to visit community pharmacy with minor illnesses

Sutherland residents urged to visit community pharmacy with minor illnesses

People in Sutherland have been encouraged to visit their community pharmacy for advice and support to treat minor illnesses or common conditions.


NHS Highland goes three days without fresh positive tests for Covid-19

NHS Highland goes three days without fresh positive tests for Covid-19

NHS Highland goes three days without fresh positive tests for Covid-19

THREE days have now passed since NHS Highland recorded its most recent positive test for Covid-19.


Thurso runner jogs her way to raising £100 for Mary's Meals -feeding six children for a year

Thurso runner jogs her way to raising £100 for Mary's Meals -feeding six children for a year

Thurso runner jogs her way to raising £100 for Mary's Meals -feeding six children for a year

Melanie Heyes donated £1 for every mile she ran in a month –not only motivating herself– but raising money for Scottish charity Mary's Meals.


Plans submitted for new hip, knee and cataract surgery centre

Plans submitted for new hip, knee and cataract surgery centre

Plans submitted for new hip, knee and cataract surgery centre

But it probably won't be operational until 2022.


Highland capital lab praised for 'vital contribution' to coronavirus antibody testing work

Highland capital lab praised for 'vital contribution' to coronavirus antibody testing work

Highland capital lab praised for 'vital contribution' to coronavirus antibody testing work

A MEDICAL lab in Inverness has been praised by a Ross-based MSP for its ‘vital contribution’ to antibody testing work following the Covid-19 pandemic.


RNI Community Hospital in Inverness to close to prepare for potential second wave of coronavirus

RNI Community Hospital in Inverness to close to prepare for potential second wave of coronavirus

RNI Community Hospital in Inverness to close to prepare for potential second wave of coronavirus

Staff and patients fear the permanent closure of the facility


Video explains new procedures in place as opticians begin to open up after lockdown

Video explains new procedures in place as opticians begin to open up after lockdown

Video explains new procedures in place as opticians begin to open up after lockdown

OPTICIANS in Scotland have collaborated with the charity RNIB Scotland to produce a video explaining what happens next.


Family calls for rethink on care fees

Family calls for rethink on care fees

Family calls for rethink on care fees

A RETIRED civil engineer from Golspie is calling for a restructure of fees charged by NHS and local authority run care and nursing homes.


Can you help by volunteering at local hospitals?

Can you help by volunteering at local hospitals?

Can you help by volunteering at local hospitals?

NHS Highland is looking for enthusiastic volunteers to assist with screening and directing people at the entrances to hospitals.


No new coronavirus cases in NHS Highland for five days

No new coronavirus cases in NHS Highland for five days

No new coronavirus cases in NHS Highland for five days

FIVE days have now passed since the Highlands recorded their most recent positive test for Covid-19.


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