Pause for Thought

Despite recent increased levels of discussion around the subject of the menopause, due to a previous paucity of information and poor education, there’s a high chance that many women will still not understand the changes they’re going through; in which half have reported not consulting a healthcare professional about their symptoms. This can be a [...]

By |2019-07-04T16:52:29+00:00July 4th, 2019|Welsh Pharmacy Review May 2019|0 Comments

Social Media Campaign Raised Cervical Screening Awareness in Wales

Cervical Screening Wales took to social media last month to encourage women across the country to attend regular smear tests. The virtual campaign, run during Cervical Cancer Prevention Week (25th – 31st January), aimed to spread the message that NHS screening saves lives. Cervical Screening Wales posted Facebook updates twice daily, in the form of [...]

By |2016-02-08T22:24:00+00:00February 8th, 2016|Cancer, Women's health|0 Comments

Call to Improve Health Services for Women and Children

Hywel Dda Health Board has taken action to improve women and children’s services in Withybush and Glangwili hospitals and will take advice from its doctors and nurses before making any further changes to overnight rotas and gynaecology surgery. At a full health board meeting recently held, board members approved an action plan detailing the measures [...]

By |2016-02-01T16:49:32+00:00February 1st, 2016|Paediatrics, Women's health|0 Comments