People across the North East and North Cumbia who need additional cover to fight COVID-19 are being invited to top-up their immunity this spring.
A sculpture created in memory of a recue pet who help bring smiles to hundreds of patients and hospital staff has been unveiled.
Health bosses at NHS Foundation Trusts across the region are warning patients and the public to expect further disruption to NHS hospital services next week.
People in Sunderland are being asked for their views to help improve hospital discharge at Sunderland Royal Hospital.
Jordan Henderson’s dad, Brian is celebrating a victory after the international footballing community helped him and wife Donna buy cutting edge kit to diagnose cancer and more.
NHS leaders are reminding everyone to be prepared, stay safe and use the right NHS services this Easter.
Lifesaving scanners have been craned into place as plans progress at pace to open a new £10 million Integrated Diagnostic Centre at South Tyneside District Hospital.
Former smokers have warned how smoking destroys health and rips family life apart for a new quitting campaign launching in the North East this week. Fresh is launching the Don’t be the 1 campaign across the region to warn at least 1 in every 2 long term smokers will die from a smoking-related disease.
The results of the 2022 NHS Staff Survey show positive improvement at South Tyneside and Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust (STSFT) with staff morale now above than the national average in the NHS.
The impact of COVID-19 on South Tyneside communities has been marked with the unveiling of memorials during poignant services across the borough.