Tagged: health



Now that the dust has settled after the General Election it’s time to face reality again. The world is still buggered, the same ‘nasty‘ people are still running it and the rich will get richer while the poor get poorer. So why stress over something that is so difficult to change (well,...

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Obese Valleys

Two-thirds of people in some parts of South Wales are classed as overweight or obese, new figures have revealed. The Rhondda Valleys were the worst performer in the battle against the bulge with 65.8% of people having a body mass index (BMI) of 25 or higher. Across all of Wales nearly...

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Dewi Sant / Cottage Hospital

Cwm Taf University Health Board’s oldest hospital, Dewi Sant, in Pontypridd, which opened in 1968, is to be developed into a University Health Park. As part of the plans, inpatient services currently provided at Dewi Sant as well as Pontypridd and District Cottage Hospitals will be moved to the Royal...