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Health Service is 200,000 flu vaccines short and so cannot complete over-65s vaccination programme, says Mark H Durkan
Soft opt-out system would mean everyone is 'in' unless they expressly said they were 'out' for organ donation
SDLP votes to keep NHS 'off the table' in UK-US trade negotiations - Tory party again refuses to vote for the same
Lizzie Keys has given £3,465 to Brain Injury Service by running a mile a day for 6 months for sister Katie, injured in motorcycle accident
Mayor Brian Tierney has officially opened the new Lotus Health and Wellness Centre on Spencer Road, providing mental health services
From Monday July 6, couples will be able to attend baby scans together, following a decision by Health Minister Robin Swann
Disappointing first-quarter cancer waiting times reflect need for overhaul in healthcare - and second quarter figures will be worse
Chief Medical Officer warns threat from Covid-19 in NI remains very real and urges continuation of strict social distancing and hand hygiene
Calls to bring forward package of support for the families of nurses who suffer death in service from Coronavirus, as already in place in GB
Food deliveries under COVID-19 Food Parcel Service for those medically shielding are to continue - helpline number is 0808 802 0020
Extra funding of £32,400 will enable Community Crisis Intervention Centre to continue its work for 3 extra months, till end of September

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Two men stole silver Fiesta at Clon Elagh, hit another car at Strand Road, then stole parcels from postal van in Blighs Gardens
Health Minister confirms additional supplies of flu vaccine were received this week, allowing the seasonal flu programme to resume
Work begins next week to redevelop former Clondermot High School site as a new £8m community hub and sports facility opening in Summer 2022
"Lessons from the Troubles" considers how we can build our future here - contributors include Naomi Long, Mark Durkan, Denis Bradley
This pencil drawing of Seamus Heaney is the work of another former student of St. Columb’s College, Jude McCandless