Community News

Sing, sing, sing – The Art of Good Health

Besi Besemar November 14, 2018

This year’s annual director of public health report asks Should we look closer at the role of arts in health? The report highlights the positive impact being involved in the arts can have on health and wellbeing at all stages of life.

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In The South

A message from the Director of Public Health, Dr Tom Scanlon

Graham Robson February 23, 2016

It has come to the attention of local services that a man may have recently passed on HIV through unprotected sex, after deliberately interfering with condoms and falsely reassuring partners that they were practising safe sex. The alleged incidents are reported to have occurred between October 2015 and mid February 2016.

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Free flu jab for residents aged 65 and over and care workers

Besi Besemar October 6, 2014

More than 11,000 Brighton and Hove residents aged 65 and over risk catching seasonal flu this winter if vaccination rates match those of last year. Over the flu season last year at least 13 residents were admitted into intensive care in the city’s hospitals with the highly infectious disease which compares to 904 nationally.

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