NHS Bradford Districts CCG RSS feed http://www.bradforddistrictsccg.nhs.uk Latest news from NHS Bradford Districts CCG en-gb Campaign aims to get Bradford Breathing Better http://www.bradforddistrictsccg.nhs.uk/news/campaign-aims-to-get-bradford-breathing-better/ A new campaign has been launched by local clinical leaders to support patients of all ages with asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Bradford Council launches new drive to get the district’s residents more physically active http://www.bradforddistrictsccg.nhs.uk/news/bradford-council-launches-new-drive-to-get-the-districts-residents-more-physically-active-/ Bradford Council is supporting a new drive to encourage the district’s adults to build more physical activity into their lives by simply walking briskly for at least ten continuous minutes every day. Home from Hospital help proves a lifeline http://www.bradforddistrictsccg.nhs.uk/news/home-from-hospital-help-proves-a-lifeline-/ A Bradford district service which provides help and support to elderly and vulnerable people coming home from hospital is proving a lifeline. Blog: Improving nutritional care and oral nutritional supplement prescribing for adults in the community http://www.bradforddistrictsccg.nhs.uk/news/blog-improving-nutritional-care-and-oral-nutritional-supplement-prescribing-for-adults-in-the-community/ Susan Sheridan, specialist community dietitian for Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, talks about the work happening in Bradford to tackle malnutrition. Bradford Bright Ideas – winner announced http://www.bradforddistrictsccg.nhs.uk/news/bradford-bright-ideas--winner-announced-/ An innovative app to help patients better manage chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) has been chosen as the winner of Bradford Bright Ideas. #StartMakingNoise this Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month http://www.bradforddistrictsccg.nhs.uk/news/startmakingnoise-this-ovarian-cancer-awareness-month/ Clinical leaders in Bradford, Airedale, Wharfedale and Craven are supporting the charity Target Ovarian Cancer to encourage local women to shout about the symptoms of ovarian cancer in March. Home-grown volunteers and interns get involved in the local NHS http://www.bradforddistrictsccg.nhs.uk/news/volunteersinvolvedinlocalnhs/ Young people in Bradford are at the top of the local NHS’ agenda to get more people involved in volunteering, internships and work placements. A new prescription to improve health and wellbeing http://www.bradforddistrictsccg.nhs.uk/news/a-new-prescription-to-improve-health-and-wellbeing/ Clinical leaders in Bradford are piloting an innovative social prescribing service to support patients’ health and wellbeing. CCGs support World Cancer Day http://www.bradforddistrictsccg.nhs.uk/news/ccgs-support-world-cancer-day-/ Encouraging more people to take up cancer screening invites and be aware of any unusual symptoms is the focus of the local NHS for World Cancer Day. Plans to increase access to primary care GP services in Bradford http://www.bradforddistrictsccg.nhs.uk/news/increase-access-to-primary-care-services/ The local NHS has plans to give patients in Bradford greater access to GP services by offering extended opening hours in the evenings.