Health and Social Care

This category contains articles about health, the health service and healthy living as well as social and other care and care services.

Trading Standards campaign warns of DNP dangers

  |  Published: Nov 30th 2015
Trading Standards in Buckinghamshire are warning about the dangers of using the illegal drug 2.4 Dinitrophenol for weight reduction and body building in an autumn campaign aimed at students.

National award for Buckinghamshire foster carers

  |  Published: Nov 19th 2015
Juliet and Charlie Cleverdon, foster carers from Calvert Green in Buckinghamshire, have been presented with the Outstanding Contribution by a Foster Carer Award

Rethink your drinking during alcohol awareness week

  |  Published: Nov 14th 2015
During Alcohol Awareness Week (16 to 22 November), Buckinghamshire County Council are encouraging residents to think about the benefits of reducing their alcohol consumption by signing up for Dry January 2016.

Council announces freeze on non-essential spending

  |  Published: Nov 10th 2015
The County Council has announced a freeze on non-essential spending to ensure it can meet the rising cost of looking after the most vulnerable people across Buckinghamshire.

Diabetes patients flock to new website

  |  Published: Nov 9th 2015
Diabetes patients and their families in Bucks are flocking to a new website which was set up to give them a discussion forum for their views and ideas.

Committee recommends raft of measures to prevent CSE in Buckinghamshire

  |  Published: Nov 3rd 2015
A number of recommendations which aim to strengthen the preventative work already taking place on child sexual exploitation (CSE) in Buckinghamshire have been agreed in a report published today (3 November) by the Children's Social Care and Learning Select Committee.
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