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  • Women urged to be 'breast aware'

    Thu, 30 Oct 2014

    It’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The Public Health Agency (PHA) is urging all women to be ‘breast aware’ and to think about attending for screening when … more

  • Recognising signs and symptoms of stroke

    Wed, 29 Oct 2014

    It's important to be aware of stroke symptoms. Throughout the world, someone somewhere will die from stroke every six seconds - regardless of age or gender. … more

  • Preparing for and dealing with flooding

    Tue, 28 Oct 2014

    Heavy rain is affecting some parts of Northern Ireland. You can find advice below about preparing for or dealing with any flooding. It might be useful to take … more

  • Test your smoke alarms weekly

    Mon, 27 Oct 2014

    Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue Service is reminding you to test your smoke alarms weekly. Also, remember elderly or vulnerable neighbours who might also … more

  • Be extra alert on roads during darker months

    Fri, 24 Oct 2014

    All road users are urged to be extra alert on the roads over the coming months. We should all pay attention in the worsening weather conditions and the … more

  • Check if you're entitled to Winter Fuel Payment

    Thu, 23 Oct 2014

    If you were born on or before 5 July 1952 you could be entitled to get help heating your home. The Winter Fuel Payment helps older people across Northern … more

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