Health

Belfast City's tower block will be NI's first Nightingale Hospital with 230 beds - surge plans also include expansion at Altnagelvin
Ballot of nurses to consider strike action begins today and is 'a crisis in the profession' says Mark H Durkan
In 'Hypo Awareness Week' public are urged to know the signs when a diabetic's sugar levels drop - and give them fizzy drink, sugar or sweets
Parents/carers can fill out survey to shape future educational framework here, says Mark H Durkan: www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/N8RZGD8
Western Trust seminars will show how using a handheld fan to cool cheeks, nose and mouth reduces feelings of breathlessness
Service during Baby Loss Awareness Week (9-15 Oct) to remember lost babies on Sunday 13 October at 3pm in Altnagelvin's MDEC Building
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has pledged to force Vertex to make cystic fibrosis drug Orkambi to be available at a price the NHS can afford
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

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Going to the beach or sunbathing more than 2km from your home is breaching the restrictions, say PSNI
Man (25) appears in court in Derry this morning charged with grievous bodily harm after a woman was stabbed in Limavady on Friday night
COVID-19 testing at the SSE Arena is for healthcare workers and is by appointment only and complements work already under way by Trusts
Conor's new single 'Lovely Derry on the Banks of the Foyle' is 99p all for Altnagelvin Hospital - click image for links to buy
All tickets automatically valid for rescheduled performances - for cancelled events, your card will be refunded automatically