Posts for Health

Bude charity members check out diabetes research in animal-free Exeter lab

When we think of medical research, we tend to think of inaccessible white-coated scientists working in a laboratory surrounded by test-tubes, and sometimes, sadly, testing on animals. So, it was […]

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First Aid course, Bude

From First Aid at Hand: Very limited places remain on our Emergency First Aid at Work course in Bude 1 April. Monday 1 April 9am – 3.45pm Emergency First Aid […]

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Get together to plan next steps Stratton MIU

There is a meeting on 26th March, at 7 pm, at The Venue, near Splash, to discuss next steps. All are welcome. Link here.

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Saving Stratton MIU overnight – fighting for more services in our area – call to action

Been sent this – please get on board.   Stratton Minor Injuries Unit is open 8 am – 10 am currently. Up until December, it was 24 hrs. This wasn’t […]

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Time for You-ga?

By Ali Beech: Woah, life is busy isn’t it? Really busy, every day relentless. Be here, do this, do that, 5 a day, 2 litres, 8 hours and TEN thousand […]

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Stratton MIU, the wider picture? Cash for children’s mental health provision

By the Chair of Bude Labour Party (other people are entitled to publish opinion pieces, too; indeed, it would be good if someone did!)   While ‘temporary’ night time Closure […]

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Nordic Walking comes to Bude!

Nordic Walking originally came about through Skiers needing to maintain their fitness levels during the summer months. It seemed obvious that ‘poles’ might need to be involved as they are […]

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Extraordinary meeting of Bude Community Network Panel re: Stratton MIU

By Binzy Reynolds: Over a hundred and thirty people flocked to the Parkhouse Centre last night, forgoing St Valentine’s Day celebrations, to hear reasons behind the temporary night-time closure of […]

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Surf and Yoga – quite the combo – Widemouth

Providing a midweek getaway for those who wish to immerse themselves in a surfing experience, coupled with the benefits of daily yoga in a stunning location resulting in a fantastic […]

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Do you have diabetes? Then read this!

Diabetes UK has expressed concern at proposals to restrict some items of diabetes equipment as a cost-saving exercise and is calling on people with diabetes to give their views on […]

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Update on Stratton MIU for the forthcoming meeting

Some info from Cornwall NHS Trust about Stratton MIU prior to the forthcoming meeting on 14th February. Stratton Minor Injury Unit (MIU) temporarily reduced its opening hours on 7th December […]

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Community water ReFILL station installed on the triangle in Bude

By Ari Winfield: Community water ReFILL station installed on the triangle in Bude   There has been much progress in recent times with Bude becoming more environmentally-friendly. This year, many […]

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Meeting about overnight closure at Stratton MIU

Residents in Bude and the surrounding parishes are invited along to an extraordinary meeting of Bude Community Network Panel next week. The meeting will take place at 7 pm on […]

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A big welcome to our latest sponsoring advertiser

Sue Wiseman is a nutritionist based at Tiffany’s Hair Salon in Bude. Her role is to help clients address areas of their diet so they can regain or maintain optimal […]

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Visiting Europe after 29th March?

The government has published its latest advice for people travelling to the UK, European Union, European Economic Area or Switzerland after 29 March 2019. Travellers who intend to use their […]

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