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Derry's ambulance team was 14 crews short last weekend and had to recruit help from Donegal - the problem is ongoing, says Mark H Durkan
Shingles vaccine from October for those aged 70 should cut by nearly 40% incidence of a painful condition than can last 6 months and longer
SDLP's Conall McDevitt challenges as Southern Health Trust calls on private sector for home help services
Health Minister Edwin Poots applauds award of 3-star Reference Site status, the highest award in Europe in caring for elderly
Western Trust's allocation for Derry, Omagh and Enniskillen includes £1.2m for Altnagelvin's heart treatment (PCCI) laboratory
Edwin Poots tells SDLP's Mark Durkan in Stormont Western Trust will have 'first claim' on A&E consultants becoming available
Edwin Poots' policy of no new admissions is causing confusion and stress to care home residents, Pat Ramsey said at Stormont today
Number of patients treated within 62 days of GP's referral were 83.7% in Jan, 79.7% in Feb and 86.9% in Mar against Minister's target of 95%
Altnagelvin's Neonatal unit now fully reopened and accepting transfers following 3 recent cases of MSSA
Translink's pilot service for public and patients runs from Altnagelvin to Omagh and on to the South West Acute Hospital in Enniskillen
NI's new Sexual Assault Referral Centre in Antrim provides a safe, secure and confidential environment to victims from throughout the north

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A Factory Girls reunion function would be the natural next step in celebrating the heritage of our shirt industry, says Cllr Shauna Cusack
Two men (42 and 49) are in court tomorrow charged with burglary and other offences following a number of burglaries in Derry
Nóra's parents Meabh and Sébastien met as student and tutor at Magee - book of condolence for Nóra now open until next Friday 23 August
Exhibition at Tower Museum from Monday 19th Aug - Sun 25 Aug celebrates Europe's largest collection of cannon on Derry's Walls
Teen mum Emma Webb almost gave up her NWRC course until her lecturer came to her house - now she is about to qualify as a paediatric nurse