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Drugs giant Vertex has made formal offer for NI giving pricing of Orkambi, Symkevi and Kalydeco equivalent to NHS in England
In April-June only 55.4% of patients urgently referred by their GP were seen by a cancer specialist within the 62 day target
The HPV vaccine will be given to boys for the first time - it helps protect both boys and girls from HPV infection and associated cancers
Autism NI is calling for autism training to qualify all teachers to deal with the one in thirty pupils in NI who are autistic
In the past year, nearly 3 out of 5 had quit at the end of the first 4 weeks - but it's easier, the older you get, says Department of Health
Strabane aims become the UK's first JAM Card friendly town - offering high level of aid to those who need 'Just A Minute' longer
With 55m population, England has 1,089 waiting over a year to see a consulant - with 1.8m, NI has 105,486, says Mark H Durkan
Today is World Suicide Prevention Day, at 8pm tonight the public are asked to light a candle and place in or near a window to show support
Western Trust reaffirms commitment to caring for children in need & children in protection, as increased numbers are noted in all categories
Western Trust supports palliative care to manage pain and ensure best quality of life while providing social emotional and spiritual support
New helpline to assist families with special educational needs awaiting placements for their child - helpline number 028 9598 5960, 9-5pm

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Man in his 30s sentenced to six month suspended sentence for breaking a bone is his partner's foot and biting her face
Council is now putting in £75,000 to purchase green space at former school and develop greenways around the site, says Cllr Martin Reilly
Broken pathways and cobbles at Meadowview Crescent, Rosemount will now be relandscaped and repaired with grass areas, says Mark H Durkan
Over 20 exhibitors will be at Letterkenny Institute's Green Day on 28 Nov, as experts look at how renewable energy is crucial in Ireland
The animatronic Snow Lion protects the White Queen and would like to meet you for a 'selfie' at Derry's Winterland Markets 14-15 Dec