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PORTSMOUTH HOSPITAL WINS NATIONAL AWARD FOR RESEARCH

Nov 20, 2014 11:55 GMT National Institute for Health Research Clinical Research Network Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust has won a prestigious national award for the work it has done to maximise clinical research activity across the Trust. The “Clinical Research Impact” award was presented to Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust at a ceremony on London’s Park Lane last night (19 November 2014). Danetre Medical Practice (GP surgery) was highly commended as a runner up.

Royal Mail employee takes to the skies for the Stroke Association

Nov 10, 2014 17:19 GMT Stroke Association Royal Mail manager, Chris Wilkinson from Romiley, reached new heights on Saturday 08 November, when he took part in a zip slide across the AJ Bell Stadium to raise funds for the Stroke Association.

Stroke survivor takes to the skies for the Stroke Association

Nov 10, 2014 17:13 GMT Stroke Association Courageous stroke survivor Heather Smyth, from Crewe, reached new heights on Saturday 08 November, when she soared across the AJ Bell Stadium to raise funds for the charity which supported her.

​Colne volunteer receives regional recognition

Nov 10, 2014 14:15 GMT Stroke Association A volunteer from Colne has received a Highly Commended Life After Stroke Award from the Stroke Association, in recognition of more than 10 years of support for stroke survivors.

Father’s stroke inspires Worcester son to tackle the Stroke Association Christmas run

Nov 10, 2014 11:57 GMT Stroke Association

 Inspiring stroke survivor receive regional recognition

Nov 10, 2014 11:55 GMT Stroke Association

Suffolk stroke survivor receives regional recognition

Nov 10, 2014 11:54 GMT Stroke Association

Nov 07, 2014 06:25 GMT Uppsala University In a new study published in the scientific journal Oncotarget researchers from Uppsala University show that a therapeutic vaccine directed against tumor vessels can reduce tumor burden and suppress formation of spontaneous lung metastases in a mouse model for metastatic breast cancer.

Dukinfield stroke survivor and fundraiser receives regional recognition

Nov 06, 2014 13:51 GMT Stroke Association A stroke survivor from Dukinfield has received a Highly Commended Life After Stroke Award from the Stroke Association, in recognition of her fundraising to support other stroke survivors.

Stroke survivor finds her voice to perform with charity choir

Nov 06, 2014 13:01 GMT Stroke Association A stroke survivor from Stalybridge has found her voice again, to perform with the Stroke Association’s Community Choir and mark World Stroke Day.