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Helping young people find their voice – Stammering Awareness Day 2016

Helping young people find their voice – Stammering Awareness Day 2016

22 October 2016

What do Ed Sheeran, King Edward VI, Rowan Atkinson, Bruce Willis, Emily Blunt, and Ed Balls all have in common with around one per cent of Sheffielders? They have all stuttered or stammered (they are the same thing) in...

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The gloves are ON to fight Raynaud’s disease

The gloves are ON to fight Raynaud’s disease

18 October 2016

Young patients got specialist support at a Sheffield Children’s Hospital clinic for a condition which affects up to 10 million people in the UK. Raynaud’s is a condition which affects the way your hands and feet respond to cold...

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International star jets in from the USA to visit Sheffield Children’s

International star jets in from the USA to visit Sheffield Children’s

22 September 2016

Sheffield Children’s Hospital was delighted to have a visit this week from music star Fatman Scoop. Fatman Scoop had flown in from the USA that day for a show in Sheffield, but took a couple of hours in between...

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Jack goes the extra mile for his cousin Harrison

Jack goes the extra mile for his cousin Harrison

20 September 2016

Harrison Wright from Sheffield is one of the 10,000 children in the UK living with juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA). Keeping on top of his condition means that he needs to have daily injections – not something every ten year...

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Health visitors share safe sleeping advice for parents

Health visitors share safe sleeping advice for parents

30 August 2016

Following a reported rise in the number of cot deaths in Yorkshire and Humberside, health visitors from Sheffield Children’s NHS Foundation Trust have been sharing the advice they give to parents about safe sleeping for babies. Things you can...

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Emily helps Sheffield Children’s in quest to fight chronic pain

Emily helps Sheffield Children’s in quest to fight chronic pain

17 August 2016

A patient at Sheffield Children’s Hospital who suffers with a number of conditions which cause her to be in chronic pain has been able to complete her GCSEs and even attend prom. These two achievements would have been unimaginable...

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Sheffield Children’s hearing service receives prestigious accreditation

Sheffield Children’s hearing service receives prestigious accreditation

05 August 2016

Sheffield Children’s NHS Foundation Trust has been praised by the National Deaf Children’s Society for becoming the first in Yorkshire to receive prestigious accreditation for its entire paediatric audiology service. The Trust’s audiology team has achieved IQIPS (Improving Quality in...

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Herd of elephants set to raise money for Sheffield Children’s

Herd of elephants set to raise money for Sheffield Children’s

07 July 2016

This summer a herd of elephant sculptures will descend on Sheffield for the biggest public art event the city has ever seen! During July 58 large fibreglass elephants, designed and created by artists and sponsored by local businesses, will be...

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Parents warned of button battery danger

Parents warned of button battery danger

09 October 2015

Parents are being warned to take extra care with the small batteries found in electronic devices, following an increasing number of emergency hospital admissions. In the last year, 15 children were brought to Sheffield Children’s Hospital’s Emergency Department having swallowed...

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